New Job Opportunity: Field Service Technician – 6473

New Job Opportunity: Field Service Technician – New York City, NY

Contact: Eric Parker     Ref: 6473

Company Description:

Our client is a full service wireless communications dealer, servicer, and integrator.

Job Description:

The Field Service Technician must be able to design, program, install, optimize, maintain, troubleshoot and repair two-way radio and associated communications equipment & systems including dispatch consoles, PTP, networking, voice logging, and E911 communication equipment. Successful candidates will be motivated, customer service oriented, and professional in appearance.

Responsibilities:

  • Install, repair, and provide technical support for VHF/UHF/700/800/900 Analog and Digital systems including: Conventional, Simulcast, Trunking, Dispatch Consoles, Paging infrastructure, PTP/microwave systems, antenna systems, power systems, grounding systems, public address systems, networking, and subscribers (mobiles and portables).
  • Install, prepare, run, terminate, and test coax and network cabling.
  • Test, tune, and align duplexers, pre-selectors, repeaters, base stations, mobiles, and portables.
  • Set up, configure, and use complex test equipment to align, maintain, and repair systems.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair complex communication systems.
  • Work directly with management and customers to determine urgency, deadlines, and timelines.
  • Technicians are required to be part of the paid On-Call schedule plus overtime.
  • Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the field of two-way radio communications with extensive knowledge and hands on experience with trunked systems.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with Analog, P25, NXDN, DMR, and Smartzone two-way radio theory, system design, and support.
  • Associate’s degree (AS/AA) or technical training in the areas of electronics, computers, networking, RF or equivalent work experience (OJT).
  • Intermediate knowledge of RF test equipment such as Transmission Impairment Test Sets, signal generators, RF service monitors, spectrum analyzers, Site Master, and LAN testers.
  • Basic Computer and Networking skills.
  • Knowledge of frequency utilization, battery back-up systems, base stations, repeaters, multicouplers, duplexers, radio template development, flash upgrading, and CPS programming.
  • ETA – Journeyman Wireless Communications CET Certification within 6 months of hire
  • Clean driver record and valid driver’s license.
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen

Compensation: Based on Experience