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Cable Technician

Protek Consulting
Bethesda, MD
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Cable Technician

Performs as part of a Survey, Design, and Implementation team conducting activities related to DoDNET. Designing structured cable plants, specifying installation bills of materials, ensuring fully compliant installation practices are followed. Responsibilities:

· Plans site activities

· Build and install racks

· Dress and terminate closet

· Label, pull, and terminate cable.

· Install support structures, including cable racks, j-hooks, innerduct, and other related structures

· Conduct thorough inspections of cable lines to ensure the system is working correctly

· Test and troubleshoot issues with network communication

· Physical install of Category 5/6, Fiber Optic Structured Cable Distribution Systems, and Access Control system cabling

· Installation of outlets, fire stopping and pre-termination including organizing, forming, dressing, and labeling cables to industry standards

· Terminate, assemble, and install modular connectors and coaxial connectors, light crimp connectors and optical fiber ST, SC, and LC ceramic connectors

· Accurate testing of copper and fiber (multimode and single mode) cables to required certification parameters utilizing appropriate test equipment as required

· Diagnosis of and correction of copper and optical fiber problems

· Removal and demolition of abandoned cables

· Maintain and reference industry standards including ANSI, EIA/TIA, and local and National Electric Code

· Perform site surveys, read, and use blueprints and floor plan and conduct visual site inspections

· Determine closet and equipment layouts and install closet hardware including backboards stall closet hardware including backboards, connecting blocks, racks, patch panels and fiber enclosures, and balance video equipment

· Install entrance facility grounding infrastructure and perform grounding tests

· Perform cable splices for copper and optical fiber (mechanical and fusion)

· Demonstrate safe working practices to other technicians

· Serve as a liaison between office and field, communicating all information that is not classified as confidential.

· Perform all other duties as assigned

 

Knowledge and Skills:

· Must be able to communicate effectively with a broad audience to include Government officials and highly specialized technical personnel, both verbally and in writing

· Demonstrate basic knowledge of LAN/WAN topologies, cabling standards and components

· Possess a high level of independent judgment within established procedures

 

Technical Knowledge

Solid working knowledge of TIA, EIA, BICSI, or NEC Standards; including installation, trouble shooting and service, and working knowledge of building codes, electrical codes, communication standards, and installation

 

Clearance/Citizenship:

  • Top Secret
  • Must be US Citizen

Location: Fort Meade, MD

Company Description
We work tirelessly in pursuit of the perfect match for our clients, with the ultimate goal of becoming one of their strategic business partners. We value and strive for a long-term relationship not short-term gain. We put our client’s interest in from of our own. We work really hard to understand our client’s underlying interests not just surface “wants”. We are genuinely passionate and enthusiastic about connecting our clients with the perfect match.

Protek Consulting

Why Work Here?
QUALITY. PEOPLE. RESULTS.

We work tirelessly in pursuit of the perfect match for our clients, with the ultimate goal of becoming one of their strategic business partners. We value and strive for a long-term relationship not short-term gain. We put our client’s interest in from of our own. We work really hard to understand our client’s underlying interests not just surface “wants”. We are genuinely passionate and enthusiastic about connecting our clients with the perfect match.

Address

830 Chisholm Avenue

Bethesda, MD
USA

Industry

Technology

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