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MAC Technician

Tyto Athene Idaho Falls ,ID
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Overview

Tyto Athene, LLC is a full-service integrator focused on helping clients to accelerate their ability to make decisions by providing ubiquitous and secure access to enterprise information throughout their operating environment. Tyto Athene uses a myriad of technologies, innovative thinking, and proven processes to deliver successful outcomes for its clients worldwide.

In this position, the Moves, Adds and Changes (MAC) Technician is responsible for the on-site installation, repair, operation, maintenance, and technical support of the Telephone telecommunications cable systems at a large Government facility. Minimum of 5 years relevant experience with various types of horizontal cabling and vertical riser cabling; fiber, copper, and category 3-6A wiring; terminations, telephone backboards, protector blocks, termination blocks, main distribution frames (MDFs), intermediate distribution frames (IDFs), and patch panels supporting the various cable types. Must have good knowledge of premise and outside plant cabling.  The technician in this position will also maintain spare parts inventories for the Department of Energy.

Responsibilities:

  • Support to the Government telecommunications systems, including inside and outside cable system repair, maintenance, and installation, as assigned by the supervisor.   Assigned cable systems will emphasize LAN/WAN cable systems typically utilizing CAT 3/5E/6 copper, fiber, and/or coax cable and outside plant cabling to include copper and fiber-optic.  
  • Provide crossover support to other Tyto Athene Technicians on-site is mandatory as required by the Supervisor.  
  • Proficient use of special tools and test equipment is required. 
  • Cable troubleshooting/splicing, climbing, manhole work, lifting, and operation of heavy equipment may be required. 
  • Support and perform installation of single, dual, triple or quad LAN and voice jacks as required.
  • Direct involvement in work order evaluation, scheduling, and execution, and on-time work order update and closeout.  
  • Isolate system problems and malfunctions; take timely corrective action to meet conditions of Tyto Athene contract. 
  • Additional work hours beyond normal duty hours may be necessary, at times, to complete the weekly workload based upon the discretion of the supervisor.
  • On-call availability during off-hours in the event of service problems with the system.
  • Customer telecom equipment and parts inventory.
  • Fostering of excellent relations with the Customer and the team on behalf of Tyto Athene.

 

Requirements:

  • Experience and proficiency in installation, termination and testing of premise/building/Network cabling to include Cat3, Cat5, Cat5e, Cat6, Fiber-Optic, Coax, Riser and Backbone Cables.
  • Ability to interpret CAD design drawings and adhere to NEC, BICSI - EIA - TIA specifications.
  • Must have overall understanding and knowledge of telecommunications infrastructure and voice and data applications.
  • Must possess solid experience in complete pre-cabling preparation, installation of patch panels, punch down 66/110 blocks, 110-patch panel, and various data and voice jacks.
  • Capable of working effectively with co-workers and fulfill customer requests.
  • Strong computer skills with emphasis on applications are required.
  • Ability to successfully handle multiple priorities simultaneously.
  • Ability to work flexible/extended hours and possibly holidays as required.
  • Ability to work rotating shift schedules (9x80s & 4x10s) as required.
  • Ability to work extremely flexible hours and support on-call duties and shift work as required.
  • Additional work hours beyond normal duty hours may be necessary, at times, to complete the weekly workload based upon the discretion of the supervisor.
  • On-call availability during off-hours in the event of service problems with the system.
  • Ability to concisely and effectively communicate and present complex technical information to a varied audience, including technical and non-technical customer representatives.
  • Effective time management to allow for involvement in special task order projects as assigned by the supervisor.
  • Perform his/her duties with minimum supervision and participate in cross-functional projects as scheduled.
  • Ability to foster excellent relations with the Customer and the Team on behalf of Tyto.
  • Ability to follow established guidelines set forth by the Customer, Tyto, and the supervisor for conduct and work performance.
  • Must be a US citizen.
  • A valid driver’s license is required.
  • The ability to pass a background check and obtain a Department of Energy security clearance is required.

 

Required Training/Certification:

  • SystiMmax X10D CAT 6A
  • BICSI
  • RCDD

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Security Clearance.
  • Strong computer skills with emphasis on applications are required.
  • Ability to successfully handle multiple priorities simultaneously is required.
  • Must be a US citizen with a valid passport
  • Ability to work extremely flexible hours and support on-call duties and shift work is required.
  • A valid driver’s license is required.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran 

 

Company Description
Tyto Athene is a full-service systems integrator focused on giving clients the ability to make timely decisions by providing secure access to enterprise information throughout their operating environment. Tyto Athene uses a range of technologies, innovative thinking, and proven processes to deliver successful outcomes for clients worldwide.

Tyto Athene

Why Work Here?

Tyto Athene offers a great work/life balance as well as an environment most employees strive to be apart of

Tyto Athene is a full-service systems integrator focused on giving clients the ability to make timely decisions by providing secure access to enterprise information throughout their operating environment. Tyto Athene uses a range of technologies, innovative thinking, and proven processes to deliver successful outcomes for clients worldwide.

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Idaho Falls, ID
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