Telecom Technician Schaumburg, Illinois
Parsons is now hiring for a Telecom Technician to support operations at our Schaumburg, Illinois office. Ready to put your skills to work on Technical projects?
Are you great with people and have willingness to work hard to get the job done? Parsons is seeking a candidate with a desire to enhance the fabric of our community.
Under the general supervision, provides physical installation and functional test of (Switching) equipment projects in a field environment. Position requires 95% travel, and the ability to work overtime and/or nights as required.
The technician will install equipment in field cabinets, connect equipment to antennas, configure network equipment, run tests, and prepare technical documentation under the supervision of an engineer.
Responsible for cable fabrication, installation and testing.
Handles MOP creation/execution.
Handles on-site material inventory and management of equipment.
Assists in daily reporting, documenting out of scope tasks as change orders, reporting and tracking material discrepancies, and solving technical issues/problems.
Assists in clearance of audit and punch list items.
Completes progress reporting for project assignments and material discrepancies.
Escalates project delays, customer concerns and/or complaints to immediate supervisor.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
High School degree or GED required; ASEE or BSEE (or related field) preferred and typically 2+ years progressive telecommunications installation and testing experience. Basic Datacom and IP experience preferred.
Working knowledge and skills in use of computer systems.
Ability to read cable color-codes as well as use hand and power tools.
Valid driver's license.
Ability to lift and carry 75 lbs.
Basic technical knowledge of telecom products.
Ability to follow verbal and written work instruction / product documentation.
Ability to work in standing, sitting, kneeling positions.
Ability to climb ladders.
Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act.
Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.
Parsons Commercial Technology Group Inc.