Technician III - Tampa, Florida
ALTA Telecom - Tampa, FL

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Position Summary:
  • Will install: cable pathway systems, firestop systems, various electronic components, and various cable that includes but is not limited to: twisted pair cable, coax, and power limited tray cable, stranded installation includes: placement, termination, testing, labeling and documentation.
  • Perform surveys, assist in designing, trouble shoot and maintain: Telecom Systems, TCP/IP Networks, CCTV Security, Access Control and Wireless Solutions.
  • Will have verifiable field experience or certification in at least two of the following technologies: Telecom Systems, TCP/IP Networks, CCTV Security, Access Control and Wireless Solutions.
  • Working knowledge of the technologies listed above for which they do not have certifications.
  • Posses leadership skills and will be responsible for ensuring continuity on projects, overseeing all documentation and customer interface activity and enforcing all company policies and safety requirements.
Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Install and service: key and PBX systems; security and CCTV systems; wireless devices; cable pathway systems.
  • Install, terminate, test, label and document horizontal, backbone and other cables.
  • Dress and route cable into telecoms closets, modular furniture and other work area outlets.
  • Build out telecom and equipment rooms.
  • Firestop various types of cable penetrations.
  • Test, troubleshoot and document test results for cabling.
  • Possess working knowledge of ANSI/TIA/EIA cabling standards and the National Electric Code.
  • Understands, adheres to and promotes the Environmental, Health and Safety policies.
  • Conduct job site surveys.
  • Possess working knowledge of Telecom Systems, TCP/IP Networks, CCTV Security, Access Control & Wireless solutions.
  • Interface with customer contacts on projects & work orders.
  • Interface with the end user & coordinate with other vendors for each project when required by customer.
  • Provide technical support for customer contacts & Technicians on request.
  • Attend project planning & progress meetings with or without the customer contacts assigned.
  • Report any project scope changes, issues, or concerns to the assigned contacts
  • Provide project budgets through the bid & quote process.
  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies & applicable laws.
  • Train employees, plan, assign & direct their work, appraising performance, address complaints, & resolve problems.
  • Train employees.
  • Perform/prepare timely field reporting of asset usage as required.
Experience/Skills Required:
  • Must have 3 to 5 years of experience in the installation of cabling associated with: Telecom Systems, TCP/IP Networks, CCTV Security, Access control & Wireless Solutions.
  • Must have 3 to 5 years of experience in the installation, maintenance & programming of the electronics associated with: Telecom Systems, TCP/IP Networks, CCTV Security, Access control & Wireless Solutions.
  • Must have the ability to install, terminate & test low voltage cables & fiber optical cables.
Other Requirements:
  • A valid drivers license
  • Equipment/Manufacturer specific certifications & or verifiable field experience .
  • A High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Vocational/Technical/Business School strongly preferred.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Ability to read Blue Prints
  • Ability to travel overnight
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, AFL & Vendor Specific Software.
  • Desire to become proficient & increase profitability.
  • Ability to manage three or more subordinates.
  • Comprehension of the terminology pertaining to the installation & service of telecom, data, security & wireless systems.
  • Comprehension of the publications pertaining to standard telecom, data, security & wireless systems practices, engineering & Federal, State & local safety standards.
  • Ability to pass applicable state & federal background checks in order to become a registered security installer.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States of America.
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