Telecommunications Technician

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  • Glen Allen, VA
  • 25 May, 2019

Job Description

Telecommunications Technician Date:May 22, 2019 Location:GLEN ALLEN, VA, US, 23060 Company:Dominion Energy Nearly 7.5 million customers in 18 states energize their homes and businesses with electricity or natural gas from Dominion Energy (NYSE: D), headquartered in Richmond, Va. The company is committed to sustainable, reliable, affordable, and safe energy and is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy with about $100 billion of assets providing electric generation, transmission and distribution, as well as natural gas storage, transmission, distribution, and import/export services. As one of the nation's leading solar operators, the company intends to reduce its carbon intensity 60 percent by 2030. Through its, as well ase and other programs, Dominion Energy contributed more than $30 million in 2018 to community causes throughout its footprint and beyond. Please visit, to learn more. Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company’s commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity. At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position. This position does not offer relocation assistance. Job Summary Under general supervision, this fully competent role is responsible for moderately complex tasks typically relating to network monitoring, operations, installation, and/or maintenance. An incumbent is assigned specific projects within an individual business unit. Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience Qualified candidates should have experience in network and telecommunications applications. Technical: Must have a basic knowledge of all areas of telecommunications and possess the ability to work on telecommunications systems and equipment. Must be able to analyze trouble reports and perform maintenance of telecommunications equipment and possess a strong aptitude for technical understanding. Required: + 5 years of telecommunications experience + Experience with Avaya PBX and Avaya voicemail systems + Knowledge and understanding of telephone cable and Fiber Optic cable installation and troubleshooting including copper cable termination on 66M and 110 blocks + Ability to work with 48V DC/135V DC + Ability to troubleshoot digital and analog telecommunications circuits including DS0, DS1, DS3 and PRI facilities including the use of Transmission Test sets. + Experience installing data network equipment; routers/switches + Experience with Nortel PBX systems preferred Work ethic: Demonstrates the ability to perform the assigned duties within the realm of responsibility. Must possess skills to interface with various departments, internal and external customer groups to perform necessary telecommunications work. Customer Service: Possesses an awareness of customer requirements with emphasis on major initiatives. Must be able to set priorities and demonstrate timely and effective response to customer and team member needs. Methodology: Must have an understanding of methods and processes of the business units within the realm of responsibility. Able to respond effectively to diverse demands. Ability to respond effectively and timely to the needs and requirements of the business units. Must provide personal availability and maintain rotation on call status. Additional requirements: + Must provide personal availability and maintain rotation on call status + Able to respond effectively to diverse demands. + Ability to respond effectively and timely to the needs and requirements of the business units + Self-starter and effective time management skills required Physical Ability: Must be able to lift 45 pounds. Must be able to see color and distinguish between colors. Military Experience Equivalency: + Dominion Energy is actively seeking United States military veterans who meet the qualifications outlined above. Education Requirements Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: High school graduate. , GED Working Conditions Cold Up to 25% Energized Wires Up to 25% Heat Up to 25% Loud Noise Up to 25% Operating Machinery Up to 25% Outdoors Up to 25% Test Description No Testing Required Export Control Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law. Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants. Other Information We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more. To learn more about our benefits, click here Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status. You can experience the excitement of our company – it's the difference between taking a job and starting a career. Nearest Major Market:RichmondJob Segment:Technician, Telecom, Telecommunications, Gas, Gas Technician, Technology, Energy