Outside Plant Technician (Secret Clearance Required)

Barstow, CA
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Information Technology
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: SECRET
  • Req ID: 2024-3645


Job Summary:

The Outside Plant Technician is responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing external telecommunications infrastructure at Fort Irwin. The role requires technical proficiency, a strong understanding of telecommunications systems, and adherence to safety and quality standards.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Installs, maintains, and repairs outside plant telecommunications infrastructure including cables, conduits, and poles.

  • Performs routine inspections of outside plant infrastructure to ensure optimal performance and identify any issues.

  • Responds to and resolves telecommunications outages and disruptions in a timely manner.

  • Collaborates with internal teams and external contractors to coordinate outside plant projects.

  • Adheres to safety protocols and regulations while performing work duties.

  • Maintains accurate records of installations, maintenance activities, and repairs.

  • Stays updated with the latest trends and best practices in telecommunications infrastructure.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • An Active DoD Secret clearance is required for consideration.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent; Technical or Vocational training in telecommunications is preferred.

  • Relevant certifications as per DoD 8570.01-M guidelines (e.g., CompTIA Security+, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, or SSCP) required.

  • Proven experience as an Outside Plant Technician or similar role in telecommunications.

  • Familiarity with telecommunications systems, equipment, and safety protocols.

  • Strong technical and troubleshooting skills.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Pay and Benefits:

  • Pay Rate: $34.30-40.87 per hour, plus applicable Health & Welfare fringe dollars as defined under the DOL's Wage Determination.

  • Benefits: The company offers a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) and a range of other voluntary benefits.

  • Paid Leave: Vacation, holiday and Sick Leave offered will be as defined under the DOL's Wage Determination.