Fiber Optic Assembly Support Technician

  • SAIC,
  • Ridgecrest, CA
  • 8 hours ago
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Assembly, Technician, Telecom, Defense Systems, IT, Networking
Full Time

Job Description

SAIC is looking for a Fiber Optic Assembly Support Technician to support on one of our Navy contracts in Ridgecrest, CA.

Job Description:
  • Installs, troubleshoots, repairs and maintains fiber optic and copper cable networks and equipment.
  • Support routine maintenance and emergency restoration and repair of interconnection cable-plant (wireless, fiber, copper, waveguide) and core infrastructure under guidance of senior fiber optic senior technicians and engineers.
  • Support installation services, which may include physical plant build-out such as installation of fiber, cabinets, switches, security containers.
  • Support locating fiber optic cabling within the ground.
  • Remain current in the fiber optic area of expertise to include evolving technologies while working toward achieving certifications.

  • High School and 1 year of related experience.

Required Skills:
  • Fiber optic network cabling installations, splicing, polishing, cleaving, connecting, fusion splicing, testing, terminating (fusion and mechanical), electro-mechanical connectorization, assembling, and documenting.
  • Corning, Exfo, and Fluke testers.
  • Cat 6, Coax, and fiber optic cabling maintenance, emergency restoration, inspection, troubleshooting, and documentation.
Required Clearance:
  • with an Active Interim Secret Clearance or a full Secret Clearance.

Physical Demands:
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by and employee to successfully perform the essential duties of this job.
  • Frequent walking, standing, sitting within the work area.
  • Must be able to lift/push/pull/carry up to 75 pounds
  • Ability to effectively communicate with employees, management, peers, etc.
  • Must be able to work in various weather conditions (hot, cold, wet and dry)
  • Up to 50% travel required - to a variety of locations in California and the United States (planned in advance)

My SAIC Benefits.

Company Information

Dice Id : 10111346
Position Id : 2016863
Originally Posted : 1 month ago

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