Level 3 Communications Field Technician I | Field Services | Dallas, TX in Dallas, Texas

Essential Duties 1. Responsible for asset management: processes deliveries and replenishes consumables. Coordinates shipping and receiving of materials. Maintains tools, test sets, and electronic equipment including, but not limited to: fiber optic transmission equipment, lightwave multiplexing equipment, AC and DC power equipment. 2. Assists in installs, provisions, tests, and maintains DS0 thru OC192 services. May install and test transmission/switching equipment. 3. Troubleshoots network equipment, removes and replaces defective modules, tracks spares and ensures repair. Monitors/locates route and assists in executing restoration in the event of a service interruption, proactively responds to potential problem areas in order to ensure integrity of the network. 4. Responsible for learning all of the systems and applications required to perform the job function adequately. Updates installation records, enters appropriate detailed log information on trouble tickets for reference, and provides reports to others on status updates and issues related to assignments. 5. Performs preventive/scheduled maintenance and inspections on equipment and on the critical infrastructure including, but not limited to: HVAC systems, high-voltage electrical systems, DC Power Plants.

Basic Qualifications Minimum skills required to perform in this role. Education Requirements: High School Diploma/GED or up to 2 years of relevant job experience. Relevant job experience is described as: 6. Job experience in similar industry 7. Job experience with similar essential duties Physical Requirements: 8. Field Tech - Sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl; lift 50 lbs.; Valid driver’s license required; works in all weather conditions

Preferred Education, Skills and Experience Education and Experience 9. Experience: <2 yrs 10. Education Level: High School/GED 11. Field Of Study: Electronics or Telecommunications 12. Attention to detail with good organizational capabilities. 13. Ability to prioritize with good time management skills.

Knowledge, Skills or Abilities 14. 0-2 years network monitoring, installation, or maintenance/repair. 15. Entry-level technician with experience and/or knowledge of at least one of the four major technician disciplines. 16. Those technical disciplines are: Transmission (DS1/DS3/SONET), Switching (circuit-switching/SS7), TCP/IP (routers/higher-layer protocols), and Outside Plant (Fiber locating, OTDR, Mass Fusion Splicing, etc.). 17. Have knowledge of locating fiber optic cable, right-of-way, and As-Builts. 18. Must maintain site security and cleanliness. 19. Must have PC skills and be well versed in Microsoft Windows and Office applications. 20. Must possess the ability to quickly learn corporate databases. 21. On-call 24x7 on a rotational basis, on stand-by, call out, dispatch, and overtime are required as dictated by the business.

Job: *Operations / Service Delivery

Title: Field Technician I | Field Services | Dallas, TX

Location: Texas-Dallas-TX:Dallas:3180 Irving Blvd.

Requisition ID: 36818