Under minimal supervision, the installer will perform a wide variety of field activities ranging from intermediate to advanced system work including installing, maintaining and servicing telecommunication equipment for a variety of carriers. The Installer should possess a clear understanding of Central Office Installation / CO Installation and Quality Standards contained in AT&T TP-76300 /76400 / Telcorida GR-1275, AT&T TP76300 and/or Verizon IP72202 Iss 5-1 core standards. May oversee the work of less experienced installers. *
Lead various types of installation projects
Read and interpret detailed specifications and drawings, blueprints, schematics, and method of procedures (MOPs)
Install Frame and rack builds
Run multiple cable types including coaxial, power, fiber, and network transmission; Use a variety of specific connectors and terminating procedures Lacing, stitching, sewing cables
Terminate DC power, rectifiers, PDUs, BDFB/BDCBBs, inverters, converters, raycaps and associated infrastructure used in telecommunications networks
Terminate cables using RJ45 connectors
Clean and scope fiber connectors, Document light levels and other readings with job specific testing equipment (ex: OTDR)
Install ironwork (ladder rack) cable paths, horizontal and vertical pathways for fiber optic cable management systems, and create a physical cable path for equipment and cable design
Tests and evaluates systems to determine efficiency, reliability, and compatibility with existing system
Complete detailed documents of work performed and provide daily status updates
Ability to serve as the installation in-charge person
Skills and Abilities Required:
Requires strong technical knowledge of current Network products with minimal training performed and recorded on Safety, Business Code of Conduct, Quality assurance and Electrostatic Discharge (ESD)
Formal “Basic Installation” training course is required (or equivalent on the job training)
Ability to read and understand technical drawings and documentation
Demonstrated knowledge of the phases of product installation
Familiar with AT&T TP-76300 /76400 / Telcordia GR1275 and Verizon IP72202 installation standards.
Experience with major carriers like AT&T, Verizon, CenturyLink, Sprint, SBC, T-Mobile, etc.
Experience installing major OEM equipment like Ciena (5430/6500), Juniper (MX480/960/2020), Cisco (NCS2000/4000/ ASR9010), Calix C7, GPON, Fujitsu Flashwave 9500, Ericsson AXE, Nortel DMS, Ribbon C20/G9/G6 Cisco ASR, etc.
Good written and verbal communication skills
Good customer facing skills
Proficient using various computer equipment such as laptops, tablets, etc. as well as knowledgeable with various software platforms