AECOM Telecommunications Tech II in Yuma, Arizona

Business Line Government

Position Title Telecommunications Tech II

United States of America - Arizona


Job Summary

Performs construction, removal, and rearrangement of open-wire, fiber optic and carrier cable communication equipment. Examines work orders and wiring diagram to determine installation or repair procedures. Inspects connections, fittings, and installed wire and cable sections for conformance to specifications.

Installs, tests, and repairs communications equipment, such as intercom systems, wired alarms, switchboards, telegraphs, telephones, antennas and sub-assemblies and radios using schematic diagrams, testing devices, and hand tools. Assembles telephone equipment, mounts brackets, and connects wire leads. Tests newly installed equipment and repairs or replaces faulty equipment, using test telephone and other testing devices. Installs equipment according to layout plans and connects units with inside and outside service wires. Maintains equipment and analyzes operational malfunctioning with testing devices, such as oscilloscopes, generators, meters, and electric bridges, to locate and diagnose nature of defect and necessary repairs. Examines mechanism and disassembles components to replace, clean, adjust or repair parts, wires, switches, relays, circuits, or signaling units. Operates and tests equipment to ensure elimination of malfunction. Climbs poles to install or repair outside services lines. May repair cables, lay out plans for new equipment and estimate materials required. Able to perform with minimal supervision basic installation of LAN/WAN equipment, wiring, and topography. Assists with complicated installation of LAN/WAN equipment, wiring, and topography.

Documents maintenance actions in IEMS.

Other duties as assigned when required to meet the taskings of the SWTTR.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Experience Requirement

-Four years experience in Telecommunications Installation and Maintenance

-Four years experience in the following disciplines/equipment:

  • Telephone/Network Switches

  • Networking, Routers, Hubs, Repeaters and Bridges, DSU's

  • Wiring/Cabling

  • Video Systems

  • Fiber Optics

  • UHF/VHF/Microwave

  • Transmitters, antennas

-Ability to speak, read, and write English

Minimum Position-Specific Training Required

-Formal classroom education equivalent to Navy "C" School or vocational school with formal training in the field of electronic equipment maintenance and equipment manufacturer training

-Tower climbing training

  • see notes

    • IA Awareness training
  • Possess a valid state Driver's License

Must maintain current CPR/First Aid certification

DoD 8570.1 Approved Baseline Certification for IAT NetworkFall Protection Safety & Rescue Certification – Received 6 months within hire.

Must possess and maintain an active DoD Security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

Local candidates preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Telecommunications

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 182130BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.