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Posted: Thursday, July 10, 2014 6:41 AM

Contingent Network Services is looking for skilled technicians in your area!


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The basic function of this position is to provide onsite installation, repair, and maintenance support of voice and data systems for Contingent’s clients. Technician will own or possess the required test equipment to complete the Test and Turn-up of the circuits and fiber optic systems. We are looking for technicians with the following test sets:

  • JDSU 107A (or eqivalent) – for testing various T1 circuits
  • JDSU 2310 (or eqivalent) – for testing various PRI & DS3 circuits
  • JDSU 5800 (or eqivalent) – for testing various Ethernet circuits

    • Test and Turnup all types of multiplexers to include: Nortel, Alcatel-Lucent, DSC, Adtran, Emerson, Tellabs, Cisco and PulseCom.
    • Test and Turnup DACS (Digital Access Cross-connect Systems) Test and Turnup Ethernet equipment and circuits.
    • Analyze Troubles on our Customers' Equipment, Circuits and Fiber Optic Systems. Furnish written and/or printouts of test results.
    • Test Fiber Optic Cables and Jumpers for continuity, loss, return loss, reflections or other imperfections.
    • Run tests with the NOC on equipment alarms that require IP Addresses.
    • Maintain a test equipment inventory and calibration due dates.
    • Provide technical expertise to other installers and management.
    • Be proficient using the follow test equipment: OTDR, Fiber Optic Transmission Measuring Set, Visual Light Laser,(may be required to use a test set for more complex testing of fiber optical) Bit Error Rate Test Sets to test metallic DS1 and DS3 Circuits Such as a T-BERD 310 or JDS UNIPHASE T-BERD 8000 with SONET Platform. Ethernet Test Sets such as the Transport Module for the T-BERD 8000 Platform.
    • Complete detailed T1 test result forms, T1 checklists and change order request forms.
    • Install, wire, test, terminate and troubleshoot T1/DS1 circuits.
    • Perform head to head tests on T1’s using T-Berd (or equivalent) meter from cell sites to MTSO/Switches and Base Station Controllers.
    • Provide over-the-phone T1 technical support.
    • Interact with clients, create and submit project completion reports and submit daily status reports.
    • Conduct initial site visit and make design recommendations.
    • Visit trouble sites and take necessary corrective action.
    • Keep the Project Manager/Installation Coordinator advised on the status of current projects.
    • Assignment can/may be long term and can lead to full-time employment.

      Knowledge, Skills and Experience

      • 3-5 years experience testing and trouble shooting of Telecommunication equipment
      • Central Office background and experience is preferred
      • Proficient using laptop to connect to telecommunication equipment for testing purposes
      • Proficient installing and terminating Cat3, Cat5, Cat6, Fiber, CATV
      • Proficient in router/switch installation
      • Proficient in VOIP installations
      • Router configuration experience preferred (CCNA or equivalent)
      • Excellent organizational skills and demonstrated ability to follow through assigned tasks
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
      • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
      • Proficiency in Microsoft operating systems and applications (Visio, Excel, Word)
      • Good driving record
      • Industry Certifications

        • BICSI certification preferred
        • RCDD certification or currently pursuing certification preferred

        • To apply for this exciting new opportunity in your area, visit our application page at Contingent Network Services!

          Don't forget to let us know you found us at!

• Location: Bronx, Brooklyn, Fairfield, Long Island, Manhattan, Nationwide, Queens, Staten Island, Westchester

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