Abacus is seeking a Cabling Technician to provide leadership and training to other technicians assigned to install, repair and/or testing of voice, data, and audiovisual infrastructures. This is a full-time position.
This is a prospective position that we’ve posted with the intention of building a pipeline of candidates based on submitted proposals and pending contract awards.
Communicate regularly with the customers, Cabling Group Manager, and/or Cabling Supervisor, to stay abreast of changes in work task and deadlines. Coordinate the day-to-day work assignments and scheduling of junior crewmembers, which may consist of temp labor and subcontractors. Interact with the client, contractors and vendors on the job site. Create a positive work environment on the job site at all times. Verify work hours of crewmembers on a daily basis. Delegate work tasks to junior crew members and verify that work delegated is being completed within a reasonable amount of time and with quality. Must comply with all company policies and procedures. Help maintain a safe work environment for all crew members by abiding by the Company’s commitment to provide every employee with a safe and healthy work environment. Update customer prints and documentation as required. Complete work orders, material transfer forms, and other documentation required by the company.
10+ years technical experience in commonly used installation, termination, testing procedures and standards. Must hold a valid BICSI Technician certification (5 additional years of experience may be substituted for certification). Knowledge of associated hardware, equipment and specifications as they pertain to Network Topologies and/or Telecommunication Voice/Data Systems. Provide team leadership, In-Depth knowledge of termination equipment, methodologies, and splicing techniques. Areas of knowledge must also include: cable termination, testing, cable rack preparation, layout and installation, and documentation. Must have physical ability to lift 50lbs. Able to work independently or with other Cabling Service Technicians performing service calls, completing adds, moves and changes. Able to further oneself though on-going education: either corporate or specialty courses. Must be a US citizen and hold an active/current TS/SCI with Full Scope Polygraph.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and/or polygraph examination and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.