Telephone Technician I - (Strategic DSN Switch)

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Telecommunications
Location
Doha, Qatar

REQ#: RQ114476

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Installs, removes, maintains, modifies, troubleshoots, and repairs telecommunication equipment . This includes running, pulling, terminating, and splicing cables; installing routers, switches, multiplexors, cable trays.

Provides reports, completes requests for new service, and determines methodology for installing telephone service or other telecommunication technology.

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

Assists with responding to emergency calls in the event of a system failure.

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

Assists with verifying services by testing circuits, equipment, and alarms; and identifying, correcting, or escalating problems.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: HS/GED, 0+ years of experience

CERTIFICATIONS: 
Must have switch certification on Nortel SL-100 or Meridian I/Succession 1000 family of switches and/or completed Avaya Professional Credential Program (Degree of certification will be identified in individual task order). 
Must meet the certification requirement of DoD 8570.01-M, SPIN-C, or individual task order. 
GENERAL EXPERIENCE: 
Associate level of “hands on” work experience in support of installations, repair, and troubleshooting or maintenance of communications systems or equipment. 
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: 
Associate level experience in maintenance/troubleshooting telecommunications equipment as specified in the specified task order to include the following: 
• Nortel SL-100 
• Meridian I/Succession 1000 Family of Switches 
• AVAYA AURA AS-5300 and associated Voice Over Internet Protocol Equipment 
• End office telephone switches 

Must have experience working with switches of interface Inter-Switch Trunks (ISTs) from DoD and commercial microwave/satellite systems and other equipment needed to extend voice transmissions across fiber or copper mediums.

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