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Fiber Optic Communication Technician

Location: Sterling
Posted on: May 1, 2021

Job Description:

Join our growing Infrastructure Services team! Compu Dynamics has an opening for a Fiber Optic Communication Technician. This is a 1099 position. Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Responsible for running and terminating fiber optic cables.
  • Pulls cable, mounts network devices, installs telephony hardware.
  • Responsible for technical diagnosis, installation, and support of Burglar Alarm, Fire Alarm, CCTV/ Video and/or Access Control systems installed at assigned customer locations.
  • Ability to properly test and trouble shoot installation.
  • Ability to perform optical tests and characterizations for fiber optic device modules including visual inspection, geometry, insertion loss and return loss testing.
  • Performs assigned installations as instructed and following established codes, rules, and norms for the industry (including TIA 568 & TIA 942).
  • Ability to populate cabinets by following supplied rack/cabling elevations.
  • Contacts dispatch if help in troubleshooting or resolving the issue is required.
  • Supports inventory control.
  • Handles fibers for device routing, ribbon breakouts, component assemblies and custom splicing projects.
  • Handles custom projects for creating assemblies with fiber optics (splitter modules, ribbon fan-outs, data reports).
  • Maintains database records for all products under testing for ISO documentation.
  • Follows customer specific procedures for documentation or notification as described in Customer Notes, Service Ticket, or Installation Documentation.
  • Responsible for maintaining an elevated level of professionalism with clients, vendors, and colleagues; works to establish a positive working relationship.
  • Provides timely and completed documentation of work performed.
  • Drives company/personal vehicle throughout service area while following all local laws.
  • Operates vehicles and other equipment safely; adheres to safety protocols; reports hazards and risks; behavior contributes to a safe and secure working environment. Competencies: 1. Excellent communication and time management skills 2. Expert knowledge in splicing, cleaving, cleaning of fibers and inspection of work 3. Intermediate knowledge of wiring color code and fabrication of data cabling 4. Intermediate knowledge with telephony and networking, inclusive of copper, CAT 5/6, and fiber option wiring 5. Intermediate knowledge of fundamentals and best practices of cabling media types 6. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite Travel: 1. Up to 100% (depending on home base) CONUS Corresponding military codes: 25L, V80B, 003734 Compu Dynamics offers a comprehensive benefits package to include: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 4%, various voluntary benefits, Employer paid life insurance, 7 Holidays, paid Parental Leave, Volunteer Time Off, up to 4 weeks PTO after 60 days and you get your birthday off! Compu Dynamics, LLC provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening, background/criminal check, and motor vehicle check.Required Education and Experience: 1. TS clearance 2. SCI eligible 3. High school diploma or equivalent of education and experience 4. 2+ years' related experience 5. Valid driver's license in good standing Preferred Education and Experience: 1. Corning Fiber Installation Certification (CFI) 2. Corning Fiber Testing & Troubleshooting Certification (CFTT)


Keywords: COMPU DYNAMICS LLC, Sterling , Fiber Optic Communication Technician, IT / Software / Systems , Sterling, Virginia

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