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Chenega Corporation Electronic Technician II in Schriever AFB, Colorado



Company Job Title: Electronics Technician II - Medusa

Chenega Job Title: Technician III, Electronic

Clearance: Secret

Location: Schriever AFB Colorado

Reports To: Project Manager

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Prepared Date: 06-29-2020

Approved Date: 06-29-2020


  • The Electronics Technician II with Tower Technician qualifications applies basic and minimal advanced technical knowledge to solve routine problems by interpreting manufacturers’ manuals or similar documents, industry experience and local and national code requirements. Work requires familiarity and the understanding of various types of circuits with good judgment in planning work, sequence, selection of appropriate tools, testing instruments, industry best practices/standards, and may be reviewed for compliance against the quality control installation and servicing plan. This technician works under immediate supervision and should request technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reading, understanding, adhering to blueprints and installation design plans for the installation or maintaining of sub-level devices (i.e. patch panels, junction boxes) and head end equipment

  • Reading and understanding, adhering to component level schematic diagrams for systems, equipment and devices

  • Identifying appropriate cables from drawings, cable summaries or other such documents and running cables/fiber per installation design plans

  • Able to read, interpret and understand designs or other ESS related documents

  • Repairing and maintaining all types of electronic security system equipment e.g. CCTV, ACS, IDS and VMS

  • Ability to install a variety of ESS systems and devices to include but not limited to ACS/IDS, CCTV, VMS.

  • Preparing and installing cable pathways & spaces

  • Cable testing. (i.e. VOM/Multi-meter, Continuity tester, TDR, OTDR)

  • Cable pulling In Accordance With (IAW) industry best practices and enforceable codes (i.e. 18-2, 22-4, RG59/6, Cat5e, Fiber Optics and composite cables)

  • Performing field verification testing

  • Fiber Optic termination and splicing

  • Assist in the installation of all aspects of wireless cell site foundations

  • Installation of up-top equipment including masts, clamping, bracing, supports, antennas, RRUs, cabling, bolting, true up, shooting proper azimuth within tolerances, reading maps and a compass, torque to spec, labeling, picture-taking, documentation, plumb and tilt readings with smart level, etc.

  • Assemble monopole, all weld and knock down self-support and guyed towers

  • Antenna installation of microwave parabolic 1 to 15-foot, VHF, UHF, cellular and FM broadcast antennas

  • Transmission line and installation of foam or air dielectric coaxial, hardline and elliptical waveguides

  • Assist in the preparation of cleanup of sites

  • Responsible for tool inventory and upkeep daily on job site.

  • Ability to troubleshoot / solve issues on your own

  • Adhering to all Company and Client policies and procedures

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • At least 3 years' experience in commercial/industrial or government electronic security installation & troubleshooting is required with a high school degree Or

  • At least two years’ experience coupled with Graduation from an Accredited Electronic Technician / Electrical Apprenticeship Program with a high school degree; Or

  • At least two years' experience with an AA/AS in Electronics from an accredited program; Or at least one-year experience with BS/BA in Electronics from an accredited program

  • 6-18 months experience in general construction

  • Current ComTrain or equivalent certification in Tower Climbing Safety and Rescue required.

  • Minimum of one (1) year of experience as a tower climber required.

  • Successful completion and passing score of all mandatory company certifications are required

  • Ability to climb, at least, a 250' telecommunications tower required

  • Willingness to work in hot and cold weather conditions for long periods of time required

  • Experience in tower-rigging required.

  • Must have or ability obtain First Aid and CPR certification

  • Strong organizational, administrative, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

  • Must have personal transportation

  • Must live within 50 miles of place of assignment AFB.

  • Must willing to travel up to 40 percent of the year if required

  • May include random drug screening upon request

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office products.

  • Must be proficient with Test Equipment (i.e. VOM/Multi-meter, TDR, and OTDR).

  • Must have skill level II Hand Tools (a complete list of required tools will be provided)

  • Multiple ACS/IDS, CCTV platforms, i.e. Software House and C-CURE, Lenel, MDI, BOSCH, DMP, HIRSCH or as required.

  • Must have knowledge of basic network architecture and troubleshooting

  • Must understand the basic skill sets of soldering, crimping, labeling and terminating various cable types with the appropriate connector(s).

  • OSHA 30 Training required.

  • Aerial lift certification

  • Safety/First Aid Training

  • Must participate in all company described training programs as required.

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee may use repeated motions that include the arms, wrists, hands and/or fingers. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-Colorado-Schriever AFB

Organization: Chenega Security International
Strategic Business Unit: Security
Security Requirements: Secret
Job Schedule: Full Time Non-Exempt
Recruiter: Melinda Woodward
Req ID: 2000001750