Integration Technician

Empire Telecom - New York, NY

This position is responsible for completing the basic installation of electrical and RF systems on cellular base stations, and the integration, call testing, and troubleshooting of cellular networks.

Primary Responsibilities:
Integration field support at multiple locations
Load customer software and scripts to cell tower equipment utilizing specialty programs
Integration and troubleshooting support via email and phone
Troubleshoot cellular and transport issues
Call testing and equipment testing of site alarms
Installation of basic cellular equipment at ground level
Document daily reports and close out packages
Ensure each project meets Company and customer quality standards and that all target timelines are met
Identify quality and safety topics at customer locations and address as needed
Other duties as assigned

Associate’s degree and two (2) years’ experience in the telecommunications industry; or equivalent combination of education and experience
RF Awareness Certification
OSHA Construction 10 HR Safety Training Card issued by the US Department of Labor
First Aid and CPR certification

Two (2) years’ experience in the cellular field or an Associate’s degree in RF, mechanical, or related technical field
Knowledge of integration procedures and cellular equipment preferred
Clear understanding and working knowledge of safety standards and regulations in the cellular industry

Technical Skills:
Computer and Microsoft Office proficiency
Smart phone experience with knowledge of basic maneuverability capability
Basic knowledge and understanding of electrical systems
Voltmeter and testing equipment understanding
Knowledge of basic hand tools and usage
Operation of power tools

Soft Skills:
Strong organizational, verbal and written communications
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
Time management skills; must be able to meet deadlines
Have good communicative skills both verbally and written
Ability to think analytically, apply sound judgement, and solve problems

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to pass pre-employment screening that includes background and drug testing
Individuals must have a valid driver’s license and driving record meeting the company policy conditions
May be required to work long and unpredictable hours
100% travel required
Lift 50 pounds and perform some physical installation as required