Shipboard Fiber Optic Technician

Clearance Level
None
Category
SCA
Location
Chesapeake, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Electronic Circuits

Switches

Telecommunication Systems

REQ#: RQ164824
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

We are looking for fiber optic technicians who will:

Install, remove, maintain, modify, troubleshoot, and repair telecommunication equipment . This includes running, pulling, terminating, and splicing cables; installing routers, switches, multiplexors, cable trays.

Provide reports, complete requests for new service, and determine methodology for installing telephone service or other telecommunication technology.

Under direct supervision, determine appropriateness of moderate equipment changes or modifications including call switches, test trunks and test links, and installs communication circuits.

Respond to emergency calls in the event of a system failure.

Make precision adjustments on switches, relays, and other electrical control devices for maximum operating efficiency.

Verify services by testing circuits, equipment, and alarms; and identifying, correcting, or escalating problems.

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

1+ years of experience.

Must be a US Citizen

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GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:
● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

1 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Certification

Travel Required

25-50%

Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.