Lead Cable Technician

Location: Charlotte, NC
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $32,000.00 - $35,000.00
Degree: Certificate; Associate;
Date: 10/9/2018
Job ID: 02631746
Job Description
We are looking for a Lead Cable Technician who will be responsible for the installation of cable pathway systems, firestop systems, various electronic components, various cable including but not limited to: Category 6A, 6, 5e & fiber, twisted pair cable, coax, power limited tray cable, stranded cable and solid conductor low voltage cable. Cable installation includes: placement, termination, testing, labeling & documentation.

General Responsibilities:
  • Lead crew to successful completion of installation
  • Install cable pathway systems (cable trays, cable racks, j-hooks or d-rings)
  • Install, terminate, test, label, and document horizontal, backbone and other cables.
  • Dress & route cable into telecom closet, modular furniture and other work area outlets.
  • Build out telecom & equipment rooms.
  • Firestop various types of cable penetrations.
  • Test, Troubleshoot and document test results for cabling
  • Possess working knowledge of the ANSI/EIA/TIA cabling standards & the National Electric Code.
  • Understands, adheres to and promotes the Environmental, Health & Safety policies.
  • Perform/Prepare timely field reporting of asset usage as required.
  • Conduit installation is a plus.
  • Fiber Installation and termination is a plus.
Job Requirements:
  • The ability to read blue prints
  • Comprehension of the terminology pertaining to the installation and service of telecommunication, data and security and wireless systems.
  • The ability to think critically and problem solve
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Basic computer skills
  • Must have and be proficient with small hand tools and power tools
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to pass a full background check
  • Must be able to work day and nights with occasional weekend work and overnight travel.
  • 2-5 years
  • High School Diploma/Trade School is a plus