1796887
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN Jobs in Kuwait - 1796887

    Vectrus
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TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN(KBO)We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace Vectrus is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative Action Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability EOEMinorityFemaleDisabledVeteranDescriptionPOSITION SUMMARY The Telecommunications Technician must have knowledge and experience working with special tools and be able to operate an OTDR and other basic test equipment Individual must possess a vast knowledge and understanding of fiber optic systems and data communication Technician must be capable of designing, installing, trouble shooting and maintaining company telecommunications systems and adjunct equipment Additionally, individual must demonstrate a clear understanding of the concepts and procedures associated with best practices in the telecommunications fieldMAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES Perform system analysis in support of the telecommunications system; identify and assess user requirements Perform preventive and routine maintenance Possess working knowledge of the standard network component (switches, ports and routers) Must be capable of using a variety of test equipment to isolate, identify, and analyze equipment; troubleshoot issues and take appropriate action to resolve the problem Must be able to respond to emergency service-affecting situations for restoration of communication systems Must be able to understand flow charts, equipment manuals and technical documentation Ensure extensive contact is maintained with the Telecommunications Engineer and the Subsurface Engineer Must have excellent customer service skills Perform other duties assigned or as requiredMATERIAL and EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED Must have hands-on experience with fusion splicer, butt set telephone equipment, KRONE fiber optic cable, copper cable, power tools, and TDRWORKING ENVIRONMENT The working environment is mostly outside of the office with exposure to extreme temperatures Employee use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is required for some situations PPE includes but not limited to head, foot, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices Must comply with all fire and Safety regulations and posted policiesPHYSICAL ACTIVITIES Work may require heavy lifting up to lbs, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting and working with or in areas where potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical, or biological agentsQualificationsMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS EducationCertifications One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is requiredHigh School Diploma or EquivalentExperience3-5 Years experience as a Telecommunications TechnicianSkillsMust be a US Citizen, possess a valid Secret Clearance, Capable of effectively communicating technical information in English, both written and verbal, Customer Service training, DOD Information Assurance Awareness TrainingPrimary LocationKuwaitClearance Level required at Start DateSecretTravelNo

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Eligibility:Unspecified

Role:Support Services

Industry:Strategy /Management Consulting Firms

Salary:Unspecified

Function:IT Software - Application Programming / Maintenance

Deadline:25th Feb 2020

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