Level IV Installer

Level IV Installer

Overview:

  • Install or repair cabling and infrastructure used in telecom systems.

Department:

  • Operations

Position Type:

  • Non-Exempt

Reports To:

  • On Assignment – Project Manager
  • Not On Assignment – Director of Operations

Travel:

  • 95%

Essential Functions:

  • Perform advanced work operations in accordance with customers’ instructions for the installation of exchanges
  • Perform installation planning
  • Able to read and understand mechanical, electrical, engineering and instructional documentation 
  • Install, maintain, and repair telecom distribution and transmission systems, including superstructure, network equipment, conduits, industrial batteries, DC power and signal cables, cable rack and fiber guide systems and related equipment 
  • Adhere to safety practices and procedures
  • Submit redline drawings and all required project documentation on time 
  • Drive vehicles equipped with tools and materials to job sites
  • Travel to customers’ facility 
  • Work on energized low voltage DC circuits

Required Skills:

All activities are subject to repetitive and extensive labor.  Extended hours may be required by the customer.  Work assignments take place in various facilities and environments both in and outside of the Customer facilities, including but not limited to stairs and rooftops.

  • Ability to travel between destinations via employers preferred mode of transportation to include rental vehicles and flying.
  • Able to read and fully comprehend blueprints/floor plans
  • Possess leadership skills, be able to train and convey instructions to subordinate employees
  • Able to ascend and descend ladders repeatedly and work in elevated spaces up to 20’
  • Able to regularly lift up to 50 pounds and transport up to 100 yards while safely maneuvering equipment and materials
  • Able to work on feet for entire shift 
  • Ability to competently use basic hand and electric tools (Telecommunication Industry Standards) 
  • Know standard Telco color code
  • Use DMM & Amp Clamp proficiently
  • The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences
  • Complete all applicable reports and required project documentation on a daily basis and submit electronically
  • Able to follow established procedures to complete required tasks.
  • Maintain good housekeeping practices
  • Know basic electrical theory
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing 
  • Ability to take direction and to work on projects with minimal supervision
  • Possess leadership and mentoring skills 
  • Strong troubleshooting and critical thinking skills. Ability to use logic and reasoning to determine the cause of operating errors and suggest solutions for resolution 

Education & Experience:

  • Completed certification training and testing to labor grade
  • High School Diploma or Post-Secondary Certificate, preferred
  • Verifiable experience in the telecom field an installer required
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Pass a physical examination
  • Negative drug screen
  • RF Awareness Training
  • OSHA 10/30

Personal Tools Required:

ScissorsPower Knife
Lacing NeedleTool Box / Tool Bag
Screw Driver SetSharpie
FlashlightFlush Cutters
Tape MeasureCable Cutters (Bone Cutters, Lobster Claws
HammerNut Drivers
Needle NoseFile
Socket SetCable Ringer For Cat 5/6
Vice GripsSet Tools (for anchors)
Work Boots (non-slip soles)Channel Locks
CameraRj45 Crimper
Tin SnipsP-Touch
SpudgerUnwrap Tool
Cordless DrillChicago Lacing Needle
Socket SetDrill Bits
Smart Phone w/5 Megapixel Camera or BetterHeat Gun
Rj45 TesterLaptop w/ Current Software To Run Outlook, Word and Excel
Insulated BlanketInsulated Screwdriver, Socket and Wrench
Uni BitHammer Drill
Hand Crimper Up To 2awg