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Lead Cabling Technician

Americom Communications Lincoln, NE

Job Description

Job Purpose:

The Lead Cable Technician is responsible for the installation, modification, repair and maintenance of Structured Cabling, Access Control and IP camera systems. This includes the physical installation of cabling, overseeing the work of others, surveying work sites to determine the best installation practices, coordinating work flow within the unit, act as company liaison and provide on the job training to other technicians as needed. The Lead Cable Technician is responsible for making independent judgments where normal procedures or guidelines are not established. The job description listed herein is a basis of design and is not all inclusive.


Specific Essential Functions:

-Physically install Category 3, Category 5, Enhanced Category 5, Category 6, Category 6e, Category 6A, Fiber Optic Structured Cable Distribution Systems, and Access Control system cabling.

-Installation of outlets, pulling cable, fire stopping and pre-termination including organizing, forming, dressing and labeling cables to industry standards

-Terminate, assemble and install 8-pin modular connectors and coaxial connectors, light crimp connectors and optical fiber ST, SC and LC ceramic connectors

-Accurately test and save copper and fiber (multimode and single mode) cables to required certification parameters utilizing appropriate test equipment as required

-Diagnose and correct copper and optical fiber problems

-Removal and demolition of abandoned cables

-Possess a basic knowledge of Access Control Systems and cable requirements. Ability to install access control devices, knowledge of low voltage power supplies.

-Maintain and reference industry standards including ANSI, EIA/TIA, and local and National Electric Code

-Perform site surveys, read and use blueprints and floor plan and conduct visual site inspections

-Determine closet and equipment layouts and install closet hardware including backboards stall closet hardware including backboards, connecting blocks, racks, patch panels and fiber enclosures, and balance video equipment

Job Details

Date Posted August 10, 2020
Date Closes September 9, 2020
Located In Lincoln, NE
Department Installation
Function Lead
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $18 - $28
Shift Custom
Hours 40 hours per week; OT available
Start Date 2019-06-24
SOC Category 15-1041.00 Computer Support Specialists
Zipcode 68508
Address 307 P St
Phone (402) 489-9700

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Company Car
  • Compressed Work Weeks
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Financial Planning
  • Flexible Hours
  • Free Parking
  • Holiday Party
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Sick Leave
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan
  • Merit Increases
  • Productivity Rewards

This job requires the following skills

  • Team Lead

Course(s) relevant to the skills listed for this position

At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • And More ...