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Job Details
Company Name : Penn State University
Company Location : University Park, PA
Job Position : Network Field Technician – Grade 4
Job Category : Jobs in Pennsylvania

Job Description :

JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Penn State TS – Telecommunications and Networking Services is searching for a full time Network Field Technician to join their team. Duties include:

  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot, relocate, and replace network, CATV, and telecommunications equipment and hardware, such as fiber optic data cables, coaxial cables, telephones, phone lines, wireless access points, transmitters, receivers, routers, firewall equipment, switches, media converters, power distribution units, and uninterruptable power supplies
  • Perform minor repairs, such as replacing hardware sub-components
  • Pull, terminate, and label cables; test cables and components for connection strength and/or to isolate the source of malfunctions; interpret test readings and trouble reports to determine equipment repair needs
  • Communicate with central office and/or customer to receive instructions, report equipment status, or locate and correct malfunctions on location
  • Respond to requests for assistance regarding equipment or service issues; perform routine diagnosis to isolate hardware issues and/or equipment failure; request support from central office or appropriate vendor when on-site procedures have failed to solve problems
  • Implement emergency procedures to ensure effective restoration of systems during outages or system failures
  • Perform site surveys, using design drawings or work orders to verify installation or maintenance needs
  • Locate telecommunications closets in buildings
  • Locate cable pathways for PA1 calls and mark as required
  • Read and interpret design drawings for accurate labeling of cable ports, network jacks, and equipment
  • Update design drawings or work orders to reflect minor changes and proper circuit ID/IP assignments; store in central repository
  • Log differences in circuit and cable colors
  • Report issues and needs for complex design changes to engineer, supervisor, or appropriate personnel
  • Install predetermined configurations to equipment using plug-and-play process; report issues to central office
  • Initiate program to encode or encrypt broadcast video signals for CATV equipment; integrate University channels to vendor cable lineup; coordinate with outside vendor for content allocation
  • Disconnect customers that are no longer utilizing service
  • Occasionally perform confined-space entry procedures
  • Act as safety person for other employees entering confined spaces
  • Demonstrate to customers the proper use of equipment
  • Log actions when applicable to ensure complete and accurate documentation
  • Perform preventative maintenance, such as cleaning switches, replacing contact points, testing uninterruptible power supplies, etc., as required
  • Report facility and building issues to appropriate personnel
  • Maintain a supply of regularly used equipment, cables, and accessories; request additional parts and components to replenish inventory; organize equipment and maintain inventory records; make recommendations to supervisor when new equipment may be needed
  • Conduct regular audits of equipment; inspect equipment to ensure proper functionality
  • Answer questions for vendors, contractors, and part-time employees
  • Use test meters, fiber detectors, portable computers, circuit diagrams, polarity probes, vacuums, and other hand tools
  • Calibrate test equipment, as needed
  • Maintain work areas in a clean and orderly condition
  • Operate vehicle to travel to various University locations

Requires the use of shop mathematics together with the use of complicated drawings, specifications, charts, tables, various types of adjustable measuring instruments and the training generally applicable in a particular or specialized occupation. Equivalent to 1 to 3 years applied training. Over 1 year up to and including 3 years of effective experience.

Work Schedule: 5:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Days Off: Saturday-Monday

NOTE: THIS POSITION REQUIRES THAT YOU OPERATE A MOTOR VEHICLE AS A PART OF YOUR JOB DUTIES. A VALID DRIVER`S LICENSE AND SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF A MOTOR VEHICLE RECORDS CHECK WILL BE REQUIRED IN ADDITION TO STANDARD BACKGROUND CHECKS.

CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS:

Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act and the Pennsylvania Act of 1988, Penn State publishes a combined Annual Security and Annual Fire Safety Report (ASR). The ASR includes crime statistics and institutional policies concerning campus security, such as those concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters. The ASR is available for review here .

Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

EEO IS THE LAW

Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applications without regards to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please contact 814-865-1473.

Penn State Covid-19 Vaccination or Testing Requirements

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