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P25 Land Mobile Radio Technician

Tyto Athene Idaho Falls, ID
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

 

Overview

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.

In this position, the P25 Land Mobile Radio (LMR) Technician is required to have a minimum of 5 years relevant experience in Harris P25 operations and maintenance, RF spectrum dependent telecommunications systems and equipment, including (but not limited to) Trunked Land Mobile Radio System(s), Digital Paging System(s), Global Positioning System (GPS), Microwave System(s), Conventional Land Mobile Radio System(s), Spread Spectrum System(s), and other wireless applications.

Specific Duties:

  • Maintenance and Operations support for the Harris P25 MASTR V IP based trunking system. Tier I maintenance support shall be provided for MASTR system components including the IP control point, base station/repeaters, transmit sites, auxiliary receiver sites, and radios.
  • Tune, test, program, and repair Harris P25 portable, mobile, and console subscriber radios
  • Administration, monitoring and maintenance of Passport LMR Trunking System and Kenwood subscriber radios
  • Installation and testing of cellular booster systems for service area extensions
  • RF interference detection, analyzing, and mitigation of RF interference
  • Working knowledge and experience application skills for telephony and telecommunications circuitry, networking, ethernet, optical transport networks
  • Participate in workplace safety practices
  • Assist in identifying and mitigating hazards related to LMR/RF work.
  • Maintain Federal Communications Commission (FCC) General-radio Telephone Operator License PG that is required to adjust, maintain, or internally repair FCC licensed radio/telephone transmitters in aviation, maritime, and international fixed public radio services.
  • Create technical field and maintenance reports, as required.
  • Create, update, and/or review system procedures and documentation on an ongoing basis.
  • Maintain the following RF, paging, microwave, distributed antenna system (DAS), and Gasboy systems:
    • Trident “PassPort” network trunking system
    • Zetron 2200 series paging terminals
    • Nera interlink NL2007CBA-A10AAA, 7GHz
    • Redline AN50I PTP datalink, 5.8GHz
    • AvaLAN 900MHz IP addressed local multipoint distribution system (LMDS) transceivers
  • 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 the 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.
  • Effective time management to allow for involvement in special task order projects as assigned by the supervisor.
  • Fostering of excellent relations with the customer and the team on behalf of Tyto Athene.

Required Skills:

  • P25 LMR Trunking
  • P25 LMR Over the Air Programming
  • Rekeying P25 LMR end user devices
  • Creating P25 LMR profiles and personalities
  • P25 LMR LID activations
  • Tower Climbing
  • Trident “PassPort” network trunking system
  • Zetron 2200 series paging terminals (main – hot standby)
  • Nera interlink NL2007CBA-A10AAA, 7GHz
  • Redline AN50I PTP datalink, 5.8GHz
  • AvaLAN 900MHz IP addressed local multipoint distribution system (LMDS) transceivers
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment/vehicles such as bucket trucks/elevated platforms.
  • Capable of working effectively with co-workers and fulfill customer requests.
  • Combinations of both multi-site RF communications system and computer/networking skills.
  • Troubleshooting of malfunctioning communications equipment to sufficiently identify, resolve, and/or repair malfunctions, returning equipment to a pre-failure state of operation in the shortest amount of time possible.
  • Read schematics, block diagrams, and flow charts to maintain or repair all supported electronic systems and equipment.

Required Training/Certification:

  • Harris P25 System Maintenance and System Administrator
  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC) General-radio Telephone Operator License PG

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
83404 USA

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