Henkels & McCoy is an industry-leading utility construction firm providing critical infrastructure construction and maintenance services for the power, oil & gas pipeline, gas distribution, and communication markets throughout North America. Founded in 1923, Henkels & McCoy adapts over 95 years of experience to the dynamic and evolving infrastructure needs of today. Henkels & McCoy has been recognized with an E. I. DuPont Safety Excellence Award and is a founding member of the ET&D Partnership, a collaborative industry partnership working to reduce fatalities, injuries, and illnesses in the electric line construction industry.While working under general supervision, the ideal candidate for the Installer position will possess a willingness to learn cable and hardware installation and termination. Ideally, the Installer Trainee should have a full understanding in the use of power tools and have the ability to conform to company safety regulations, along with 1 - 3 years of relevant work experience. This position works out of our Chantilly, Virginia office.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Ideal candidates for the Cable Installer position will have experience with cable and hardware installation and termination (CAT 3, 5 and 6); and have a working knowledge with color code and pin configuration standards such as USOC and WECO. In addition, the Cable Installer should have a full understanding in the use of power tools and the ability to conform to company safety regulations.Work as part of a crewInstall cable and various cable supports (ie cable tray, conduit, hangers, etc.)Assist in terminating and testing of cable systemsLearn and work with cable test procedures and equipment for all types of cableDevelops an understanding of network technologies such as Ring, Star, Bus, etc.Assist as required in all aspects of the project as directed by the Crew leader, Foreman, or SupervisorLearns to read and comprehend blue prints and documentationHas a full understanding of the operation of all power tools and equipmentAbility to develop a full understanding of all Henkels & McCoy and industry standard safety regulationsLearns and follows production, safety & quality standardsQualifications:1-3 years of telecommunications installation experienceMust be able to stoop, kneel, or crouchMust be able to climb ladders and perform the necessary work while on the ladderMust be able to lift 50 lbs and carry 25 lbsHigh school education or equivalentClasses or certifications in industry-related courses such as networking, telecommunications, etc.BICSI certification preferred but not requiredMust have own toolsOvertime and out of town travel may be requiredAbility to travel to multiple locations within the Metropolitan DC areaHenkels & McCoy, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.