Telephone Technician I - (Strategic DSN Switch)

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Al Jaber Air Base, Doha KWT
Aug 31, 2017
Sep 30, 2017
Specialty Trades
Full Time

Performs technical tasks in support of scientists, engineers and/or other technical specialists.

  1. Assists technical specialists, scientists, engineers, or more senior technicians by performing routine technical tasks such as set-up, assembly, and installation of components or equipment.

 2. May conduct minor troubleshooting and make simple repairs as directed.

 3. Gathers and maintains technical or engineering data such as test results, drawings, written notes, etc.

 4. May use a computer and one or more software programs.

 5. Participates in special projects as required.

Education Requires a High School Diploma or GED.


Must have switch certification on Nortel SL-100 or Meridian I/Succession 1000 family of switches and/or completed Avaya Professional Credential Program (Degree of certification will be identified in individual task order).

Must meet the certification requirement of DoD 8570.01-M, SPIN-C, or individual task order.

Qualifications 0-1 year of related technical experience.


Associate level of “hands on” work experience in support of installations, repair, and troubleshooting or maintenance of communications systems or equipment.



Associate level experience in maintenance/troubleshooting telecommunications equipment as specified in the specified task order to include the following:

• Nortel SL-100

• Meridian I/Succession 1000 Family of Switches

• AVAYA AURA AS-5300 and associated Voice Over Internet Protocol Equipment

• End office telephone switches

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