Infrastructure Technician

Fort Huachuca, AZ
Defense – Information Technology /
Regular /
On-site
Requisition #: 337

Job Title: Infrastructure Technician
Location: 2001 Brainard Rd. Fort Huachuca, Arizona 85613
Clearance Level: Active DoD - 

Required Certification(s): 
·         Requires at least one Certification in area of specialization or be able to obtain specified certification within 6 months of contract start

SUMMARY
Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) Test Evaluation and Certification II Services (TEC II) contract provides technical solutions for the DOD in support of Test and Evaluation (T&E) services and T&E enabling services. JITC’s service requirements are categorized in the following areas: T&E Performance Requirements, T&E Capability Management Requirements, T&E Capability Requirements, and Overarching Contract and Task Order (TO) Requirements. TEC Services are provided to DoD Combatant Commanders/Services/Agencies, federal and state agencies, coalition partners, and commercial entities to aid in the design, development, acquisition, integration, deployment, operational use, and sustainment of new and enhanced IT/NSS capabilities.
FHU Lab Support team is responsible for installing, testing, and maintaining, all fiber optic/copper data, and voice communications infrastructure components.  The JITC Fort Huachuca compound currently encompasses labs and personnel space located in 15 facilities including one under construction.


JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
·         Not limited to but includes: utilizing gopher poles, fish rods and pull strings to install/extend CAT 6, and fiber optic cable from one location, to an endpoint within the same building. Cable may be extended overhead, or beneath the floor. May also include termination of CAT 6 and fiber optic cables using connectors and methods in accordance with current industry standards, and the installation of patch panel interfaces and connection of cables to these interfaces via punch-down. Includes testing of all data and voice communication connections. Cable management skill and experience is a plus.

QUALIFICATIONS
Required Certifications
·         Requires at least one Certification in area of specialization or be able to obtain specified certification within 6 months of contract start
Education, Background, and Years of Experience
·         Requires a HIgh School Diploma/GED and 1 year experience.

ADDITIONAL SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
Required Skills
·         Must be willing to learn standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the related IT field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. performs a variety of tasks. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a project leader, supervisor, or manager.
Preferred Skills
·         Utilizing gopher poles, fish rods and pull strings to install/extend CAT 6, and fiber optic cable from one location, to an endpoint within the same building. May also include termination of CAT 6 and fiber optic cables using connectors and methods in accordance with current industry standards, and the installation of patch panel interfaces and connection of cables to these interfaces via punch-down. Includes testing of all data and voice communication connections. Cable management skill and experience is a plus.

WORKING CONDITIONS
Environmental Conditions
·         Work is generally physical in nature, and requires standing, climbing, kneeling and walking most of the time. The working environment is generally favorable. Lighting and temperature are adequate. There are some hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by moved panels, hanging wires, dust, etc. Work is generally performed within a completed new building construction.
Strength Demands
·         Medium – 50 lbs. Maximum lifting with frequent lift/carry up to 25 lbs.
Physical Requirements
·         Stand or Sit; Walk; Repetitive Motion; Use Hands / Fingers to Handle or Feel; Stoop, Kneel, Crouch, or Crawl; See; Push or Pull; Climb (stairs, ladders) or Balance (ascend / descend, work atop, traverse).
$1 - $41,600 a year