Chugach Management Services, Inc Telecommunications Install Technician (Ongoing) in NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana

Summary/General Description of Job:

The role of the Telecommunications Install Technician is to provide day-to-day installation support for a variety of telecommunication system installations. Responsible for moves/adds/changes of telecommunications equipment at NAS/JRB Belle Chase, LA. and remote sites, as needed. Responsible for troubleshooting and repairing telephone wiring and related telecommunications equipment. Responsible for moves/adds/changes and repair and maintenance of voice and data network cable plant, including CAT 5 and fiber optic cabling. Assists in administration and maintenance of voice mail, Centrex, PBX, cellular, and paging systems. This position reports to the BCO Supervisor.

Essential Duties & Job Functions:

  • Working closely with the government sponsor(s) and other contractors/subcontractors in federal facilities;

  • Install, relocate, service, and repair telephone equipment as assigned.

  • Run cable for new and renovated areas. Remove and/or relocate existing cable as necessary.

  • Install conduit and wire as necessary.

  • Document and maintain inventory and house pair assignments both on paper and in the computer database.

  • Assist as initial contact person for Telecommunications Department.

  • Create, update, and close work orders in the Telecommunications Work Order database.

  • Install and terminate standard voice and data network cable, including CAT 5 and fiber optic.

  • Perform diagnostic and troubleshooting functions on voice and data network cable plant.

  • Communicate with vendors as necessary.

  • Maintain strict confidentiality with regard to all aspects of the operation of the Telecommunications Department.

  • Comply with Departmental policies regarding safety, attendance, and dress code.

  • Demonstrate and model the core values and customer service behaviors in interactions with all customers, both internal and external.

  • Ability to carry 50 pounds unaided or 90 pound loads aided

  • Work in tight, cramped spaces such as equipment racks, cableways, and under false decks

  • Work on ladders and/or move up and down ladder wells.

Accountable For:

  • We expect this employee to have experience working with telecommunication systems to include fiber and copper cable repair.


  • Must be a US citizen

  • Must have or be able to obtain a Secret security clearance

  • Must have 2 years’ experience working with cabling OR mechanical, OR power OR piping systems.

  • Must have High School diploma

  • Must be willing to travel up to 75% CONUS

  • Must be willing to work extended hours including weekends and holidays

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation


  • Experience reading installation drawings

  • Wiring experience

Title: Telecommunications Install Technician (Ongoing)

Location: Louisiana-NEW ORLEANS

Requisition ID: LA910010