Inside Plant (ISP) Technician

Location
Philadelphia PA-Philadelphia, PA
Posted
Jan 12, 2017
Closes
Apr 01, 2017
Function
IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
The ISP Cable Technician provides technical expertise on structured cabling and infrastructure pathway installation projects. Surveys facilities and develops site specific schematics, bill of materials, and subsequent construction drawings (floor plans, room plans, and rack elevation/ equipment drawings). Prepares documentation as required for submission of a complete package, (e.g. Statement of Work, Implementation Schedule, detailed material list). Analyze building floor plan diagrams, engineering drawings, and technical specifications to plan, coordinate, and carryout the installation activities outlines in site-specific installation plans.

Activities include installation of backboards, electrical metal tubing, raceway, ladder racks, equipment cabinets, inner duct, equipment grounding, premise copper and fiber optic cabling, fiber optic and distribution panels. Perform and document testing for copper and fiber optic structured cabling systems. Evaluate subcontractor performance with compliance to specifications, and provide recommendations for process or task improvement. Control and document the expenditure of project logistic support materials. Documents redline changes to engineering drawings, managing the change control process, and provide as-built drawings and test data for the finished project.

Education Associates Degree in Telecom Engineering or related field, or equivalent combination of training, certifications, work and/or military experience. 

Qualifications 2-4 years of related network engineering and installation experience. Proficient in MS Word, Excel, and Visio software. In-depth knowledge of Commercial Standards, Telcordia (formally Bellcore), RUS, BICSI, and military specifications applicable to the contract.

 

Must be eligible for a suitability background check for SSA access.

 As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.