Job Overview

Summary

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position:
Fort Bragg is known as the "Home of the Airborne and Special Operations Forces." It is a culturally diverse area with both rural and city populations and is co-located at Fayetteville, NC. It is centrally located just hours away from the beautiful beaches of North Carolina and the scenic Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains. Fayetteville Regional Airport is located 12 miles outside of Fort Bragg's gates and Raleigh-Durham International Airport is 70 miles away. There are numerous universities in close proximity to Fort Bragg, to include: Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville Technical Community College, Methodist University, and Troy State University.

Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens

Duties

  • Installs equipment such as backboards, relay racks, central processor units, trunk cards, line cards, and station cards to provide the desired number of lines and stations.
  • Establishes required connections between the patch panels for copper telephone lines and fiber optic lines. Equips data cable (CAT 5 and higher) with the necessary special plugs. Installs, maintains, troubleshoots, and repairs standard and special purpose communication plant systems, such as digital subscriber line (DSL), digital concentrators, electronic digital phones, digital attendant consoles, multiplexes, noise suppressers, amplifiers, and plain old telephone systems (POTS).
  • Installs, troubleshoots, and clears telephone system problems; maintains and repairs special alarm circuits and Private Branch Automatic Exchanges (PBAXs) including features such as visual and automatic signaling intercommunications, ring back, ring forward, hold, exclusion and other special features; and conference telephones
  • Installs new copper and fiber optic cabling either aerial or buried. Troubleshoots existing systems utilizing knowledge of various cable fault equipment to include, but not limited to cable locators, optical time- domain reflectomete (OTDR), and light source and meters.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No