Avaya Government Solutions (AvayaGov) is a trusted partner for governments to support the livelihood, security and well-being of its citizens. We deliver a comprehensive portfolio of technology and high-end services capable of meeting the demands of the most complex and important systems in the world. AvayaGov engineers, deploys and manages mission-critical solutions for government, including homeland security, criminal justice, defense and civilian agencies within the U.S. Federal Government and at state and local levels.
Avaya Government Solutions has an immediate opening for an Engineering Technician/Cable Plant Technician in Manas, Kyrgyzstan. Other locations will be Al Dhafra, UAE; Thurmrait, Oman; Shindand, Afghanistan; Kandahar, Afghanistan; Bagram, Afghanistan; and Bastion, Afghanistan The candidate will be a member of a 6-10 person team that will provide a range of services related to the inside and outside cable plant infrastructures and telecommunications equipment that support telecommunications and data transmissions within the region. Such services include installation, maintenance, repair and testing of telecommunications equipment and multiple conductors, aerial, underground and buried multi-purpose communications cable to include coaxial and fiber optic cable.This position you can live anywhere in the United States but understand you will be deployed overseas for 1-3 years.. You Must Be a U.S.Citizen
Job Requirements/Duties: •Clearance: Candidate must pass a background investigation required to obtain a DoD SECRET security clearance. •Education Requirements: Must have an Associate’s degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology OR completion of a formal resident trade school or apprentice program in electronics. OR completion of at least three (3) U.S. military schools in electronic communications equipment or systems and grade E-6 or equivalent. •Experience Requirements: Must have a minimum of three years of experience of inside cable plant operation and maintenance experience. Must also have a minimum of three years of outside cable plant experience. Together, these experiences should encompass the entire range of services listed in the “Description” •Specialized Experience: Must have a minimum of three years of experience working with the following Installation of ducts and conduits, pulling cables, and terminating, testing, splicing, and repairing copper, coaxial, and fiber optic cabling. Installation of outside and interior copper and fiber cabling, fiber optic modems, fiber multiplex equipment, fiber patch panels, analog and digital copper patch panels, main and intermediate distribution frames, lightning protection, and supporting ground and power connections. Installation of cabinets, cable ladder and rack systems, and equipment components in the cabinets Operating trenching, cable reel trucks and excavating equipment.