Infrastructure Tech II - Military veterans preferred

2022-01-14
Black Box (https://www.blackbox.com/en-us)
Computers/Information Technology

/yr

  full-time   part-time   employee   contract


Seattle
Washington
United States

Perform skilled infrastructure/structured cabling work in the installation, service and maintenance, repair and alteration of low voltage category cabling, fiber optic cabling, communications cabling and other various low voltage cabling systems. Complete physical installations and removal of structured cabling components, cabinets, pathway systems (cable tray), move equipment, racks, and related communications infrastructure materials.

Primary Roles & Responsibilities

�·Perform installation and service of low voltage category cabling, fiber optic cabling, communications cabling, communication equipment and other various low voltage related systems such as Category 3, Category 5, Enhanced Category 5, Category 6 and Fiber Optic Structured Cable Distribution Systems.

· Evaluate, diagnose, troubleshoot cabling infrastructure systems and perform repairs as necessary.

·Perform upgrades and additions to cabling infrastructure systems in order to increase functionality and usability.

· Transport a variety of items (e.g. tools, equipment, supplies, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring the availability of materials required at client site.

· Attend meetings, workshops, training, and seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform job functions.

· Achieve performance targets established by leadership for applicable Key Performance Indicators.

· Perform other duties as assigned by management.

Education/Experience Requirements

· Associate degree or Certification in a technology services/technical discipline, or equivalent work experience.

· Minimum 2+ years' experience installing, servicing, and maintaining low voltage cable infrastructure systems such as Category 3, Category 5, Enhanced Category 5, Category 6 and Fiber Optic Structured Cable Distribution Systems.

· Proven ability to install, terminate & test low voltage cables & fiber optical cables to include twisted pair cable, coax, power limited tray cable, stranded & solid conductor low voltage cable, single mode & multi-mode fiber optical cables.

· Industry and manufacturer specific experience and/or certifications preferred (examples: BICSI, Panduit, Commscope, Siemens, Corning, Leviton, Ortronics, AV, Fiber Optic, Paging, etc). AV Experience is a PLUS

· Comprehension of terminology pertaining to installation & service of cabling infrastructure for telecom, data, security & wireless systems.

· Working knowledge of industry standards including BICSI, ANSI, EIA/TIA, and local and National Electric Code.

· When required, healthcare specific certifications and experience (examples: infectious control, safety, bloodborne pathogens certifications, etc.)

· Comprehension of publications pertaining to standard cabling for telecom, data, security & wireless systems practices, engineering & Federal, State & local safety standards.

· Strong customer/client service orientation with effective communication and interpersonal skills, including tact and diplomacy.

· Mechanical aptitude with the ability to read blueprints, architectural, mechanical, and electrical documents.

· Proven skills in reliability and dependability demonstrated through completing tasks on time and with minimal supervision, punctual and present for work, informing appropriate individuals when work will not be completed in agreed upon time frame.