Vectrus TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN in Kuwait

POSITION SUMMARY: The Telecommunication Technician must have knowledge and experience working with special tools and be able to operate an OTDR and other basic test equipment. Individual must possess a vast knowledge and understanding of fiber optic systems and data communication. Technician must be capable of designing, installing, trouble shooting and maintaining company telecommunication systems and adjunct equipment. Additionally, individual must demonstrate a clear understanding of the concepts and procedures associated with best practices in the telecommunication field. . MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES: 1. Perform system analysis in support of the telecommunication system; identify and assess user requirements. 2. Perform preventive and routine maintenance. 3. Possess working knowledge of the standard network component (switches, ports and routers). 4. Must be capable of using a variety of test equipment to isolate, identify, and analyze equipment; troubleshoot issues and take appropriate action to resolve the problem. 5. Must be able to respond to emergency service-affecting situations for restoration of communication systems. 6. Must be able to understand flow charts, equipment manuals and technical documentation. 7. Ensure extensive contact is maintained with the Telecommunication Engineer and the Subsurface Engineer. 8. Must have excellent customer service skills. 9. Perform other duties assigned or as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education/Certifications: One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required. High School Diploma or Equivalent Experience: 3-5 Years experience as a Telecommunications Technician Skills: Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance, possess a valid Secret Clearance, Capable of effectively communicating technical information in English, both written and verbal, Customer Service training, DOD Information Assurance Awareness Training

Job: Technical Specialty/Skilled Trade

Title: TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN

Location: Kuwait

Requisition ID: KBO000321

Clearance Level required at Start Date: Secret

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.