Lead Cabling Technician

Americom Communications

Job Purpose:

The Lead Cable Technician is responsible for the installation, modification, repair and maintenance of Structured Cabling, Access Control and IP camera systems. This includes the physical installation of cabling, overseeing the work of others, surveying work sites to determine the best installation practices, coordinating work flow within the unit, act as company liaison and provide on the job training to other technicians as needed. The Lead Cable Technician is responsible for making independent judgments where normal procedures or guidelines are not established. The job description listed herein is a basis of design and is not all inclusive.


Specific Essential Functions:

-Physically install Category 3, Category 5, Enhanced Category 5, Category 6, Category 6e, Category 6A, Fiber Optic Structured Cable Distribution Systems, and Access Control system cabling.

-Installation of outlets, pulling cable, fire stopping and pre-termination including organizing, forming, dressing and labeling cables to industry standards

-Terminate, assemble and install 8-pin modular connectors and coaxial connectors, light crimp connectors and optical fiber ST, SC and LC ceramic connectors

-Accurately test and save copper and fiber (multimode and single mode) cables to required certification parameters utilizing appropriate test equipment as required

-Diagnose and correct copper and optical fiber problems

-Removal and demolition of abandoned cables

-Possess a basic knowledge of Access Control Systems and cable requirements. Ability to install access control devices, knowledge of low voltage power supplies.

-Maintain and reference industry standards including ANSI, EIA/TIA, and local and National Electric Code

-Perform site surveys, read and use blueprints and floor plan and conduct visual site inspections

-Determine closet and equipment layouts and install closet hardware including backboards stall closet hardware including backboards, connecting blocks, racks, patch panels and fiber enclosures, and balance video equipment

Job ID: 6301

Posted 14 days ago

Share This Job