Low Voltage Structured Cabling Technician – Kansas City, MO.

at Alamon Inc.
Location Kansas City, Missouri
Date Posted November 25, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Permanent

Description

Low Voltage/Structured Cabling Technician Description Great Opportunity to Join an Amazing Team! Position Summary: Are you ready to embark on a new adventure? Alamon is an employee-owned and established nationwide contractor that is spread across multiple industries. Alamon has an exciting opportunity for a Low Voltage Structure Cabling Technician to join our team! The ideal candidate will have specialization in terminating fiber optic cables. Watch this video to see how great a career with Alamon can be! Welcome to Alamon Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Perform structural/low-voltage cable installation, terminations, maintenance, and repair works.
  • Possess extensive knowledge in all types of low-voltage cabling scenarios including Cat5e, Cat6, and fiber termination activities, cable test equipment, and use of all types of cable installation codes and standards.
  • Familiar with and/or certified in BICSI standards.
  • Proven experience in leading cabling crews on large cabling projects.
  • Read and understand construction prints and splice schematics.
  • Experience with and ability to learn several types of copper and fiber splicing and testing equipment.
  • Extensive experience in network equipment installation and turn-up.
  • Basic knowledge and experience with cisco commands utilized in loading configs on equipment.
  • Maintain a safe and secure work environment by complying with local standards and legal regulations.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Passion for accuracy.
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently.
  • Working at heights, handling ladders, and pushing/pulling equipment.
  • Strong network configuration and installation background.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Vocational school training or apprenticeship preferred.
  • On-the-job training offered.
  • Valid Driver's License required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must have physical strength, balance, hand-eye coordination, and stamina necessary to complete jobs in various areas.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to eighty pounds and push and/or pull 50-pound loads at a time.
  • Must be able to stand and walk up to eight hours per day and climb multiple flights of stairs while carrying materials weighing between 40 and 60 pounds.
  • Must be able to ride in a vehicle for up to four hours to travel to and from job sites.
  • Must be able to work in different temperatures and through changing weather conditions.
  • Must be able to traverse and inspect all areas of the Jobsite. This may include walking, climbing, reaching, bending, crawling, or stretching.
  • Exposure to characteristic construction site dangers.
  • Ability to see color and shading in plans and materials.
  • Ability to clearly distinguish colors , shades, and brightness when working with multi-colored cablings such as twisted pair copper and fiber optic cable.
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Must use practical judgement while working through job assignments.

Work Environment:

  • This position requires visiting Alamon customer site facilities nationwide. Must be able to work in enterprise, educational, warehouse, and manufacturing settings.
  • Indoor and outdoor work will be based off the scope of the contract.
  • Exposure to dust, odors, gasses, vapors, varying noise levels, and wet or slick surfaces may be possible.
  • Where appropriate, wears personal protective equipment (PPE) in compliance with Company standards and governmental regulations.
  • This position may require working outdoors in all kinds of weather conditions and terrain; may work for long periods in hot, cold, wet, windy, or icy conditions.
  • Travel throughout the United States for up to 2 weeks at a time.

Benefits:

  • Industry competitive salary
  • ESOP company- Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Employer-paid health insurance for each full-time employee
  • Medical/Pharmacy Benefits
  • Dental Plan
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Vacation

Alamon's safety initiatives include our in-house learning management system AlamonU which provides a modern approach for training a national and remote workforce in addition to traditional learning methodologies. Alamon is committed to safety and has earned Ericsson's 2018 Supplier of the Year Safety Award. Our teams have received commendations from safety giants such as Bechtel Corporation. Alamon's total U.S. EMR ratings speak volumes about our strong commitment to safety. Alamon Inc is an employee-owned company that has been providing contract labor to the telecommunications industry since 1975. We offer workforce solutions to industry-leading equipment manufacturers, communications companies, and utilities nationwide.

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