General Dynamics Information Technology Inside/Outside Cable Plant Technician II in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Job Description

Performs installation, maintenance and repair of telecommunications systems.

  1. Performs routine tasks involved in the installation, maintenance and repair of voice, data and wireless communications systems.

  2. Participates in the maintenance of telecommunications equipment and the installation, rearrangement, and removal of equipment and associated wiring.

  3. Participates in the testing, location, and repair of equipment problems associated with trouble calls and performs routine maintenance.

  4. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

  5. Participates in special projects as required.

Education

Associates Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work experience.

Qualifications

0-1 year of related telecommunications experience.

GENERAL EXPERIENCE:Lead level of experience of the following inside/outside cable plant work:• Installation of ducts and conduits, pulling cables, and terminating, testing, splicing, and repairing interior and outside copper, coaxial, and fiber optic cabling• Installation of fiber optic modems, fiber multiplex equipment, fiber patch panels, analog and digital copper patch panels, main and intermediate distribution frames,• Installation of lightning protection and supporting ground and power connections• Installation of cabinets, cable ladder and rack systems, and equipment components in the cabinetsSPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:Experience with the operation of heavy equipment as specified in the task order to include: track excavator-changeable scoop/hydraulic jackhammer, standard backhoe, bobcat, cable reel truck, and 20K all- terrain forklift.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job ID2018-42471

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionTechnical Operations (TechOps)

Security Clearance LevelSecret

Full/Part TimeFull Time