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Job #: R-00021602
Location: Chesapeake, VA
Category: Field Services
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 75% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Job Description:

Field Technician Chesapeake, VA
Leidos Civil Transportation Solutions is seeking a dynamic Field Technician to provide on-site customer (FAA) installations, upgrades and modifications in support of both existing and new hardware, software, network configurations and new system initiatives for all sites within the area of responsibility.  This is a full time position headquartered in Chesapeake, VA with near continuous travel throughout the continental United States.  Must successfully obtain/complete a Public Trust background check accepted by the FAA.  
Responsibilities:
•    Perform a variety of installation functions for premises cabling systems such as Ethernet, CAT5, CAT6 and fiber optic, associated with the Federal Aviation Administration Air Traffic Control Systems.  
•    Installation of equipment, cable tray, seismic anchoring systems, and floor tile cutouts.  
•    Provide roving site support installation services as well as assisting in the development and ensuring adherence to area-wide procedural/policy changes.  
•    Achieve day to day objectives consisting of tasks that are typically routine, with some deviation from standard practice or procedure.  
•    Provide on-site customer (FAA) installations, upgrades and modifications in support of both existing and new hardware, software, network configurations and new system initiatives for all sites within the area of responsibility.  
Qualifications:  
•    High School diploma or equivalent experience/combined education with additional technical training equivalent to a technical associate’s degree with a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience.  
•    Works well under moderate supervision for routine task.  
•    Ability to resolve Routine problems and issues, without clearly prescribed solutions.  
•    Checks and makes minor adjustments to work methods to solve problems.  
•    Communicates with colleagues and customer within own project/work area to obtain or provide information requiring some explanation or interpretation.  
•    Has substantial understanding of job requirements and overall function.  
•    Must be able to obtain and maintain a corporate card for business travel.
•    Must be able to continuously travel to perform installations throughout the United States.  
•    Must have the ability to lift and carry forty pounds.  
•    Ability to climb ladders.  
•    Ability to work in dim lighting.  
•    Ability to follow installation instructions to the finest detail.  
•    FAA site installation experience is a plus.  Applicants must be able to obtain and maintain a public Trust background check. 
•    Must be able to obtain and maintain a corporate travel card.
 

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust

Travel:

Yes, 75% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Field Services

Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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