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Top Communications Technician Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Communications Technician. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Communications Technician resumes they appeared on. For example, 10.1% of Communications Technician resumes contained Fiber Optic as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Communications Technician actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Communications Technician resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Fiber Optic

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Here's how Fiber Optic is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Selected Achievements: Accomplished major reorganization and cut over of fiber optics and communications nationwide involving Boeing sites.
  • Supervised cable/fiber optics installations throughout the United States commercial and military sites.
  • Fabricated and installed associated cabling to include fiber optics.
  • Trained other technicians in fiber optics terminations.
  • Performed fiber optics placement and termination.
  • Managed a damage prevention program in Montana and Idaho for buried fiber optic facilities, including seminars and trade show presentations.
  • Completed fiber optic node maintenance, testing, and fiber cleaning using tools such as OTDR trace and Power Meter/Light Source.
  • Qualified in theory and usage of RF signal, downstream link, upstream link, satellite, and Fiber optic cable.
  • Performed power-ups for systems, circuit testing, cable runs, ironwork, fiber optics, AC power and tip/ring testing.
  • Installed networking equipment in various segments of UTOPIA WAN for each city, terminating fiber optic cabling to access points.
  • Gained knowledge of coaxial cable, fiber optics, and all manner of essential infrastructure used by most communication companies.
  • Dressed, terminated, tested, labeled, and documented network cables and fiber optics into closets and control rooms.
  • Installed and inspected Category-5, and fiber optic cable systems in small, indoor, plenum applications.
  • Pulled and terminated the following cables: AC, DC, ground, fiber optic and coax.
  • Performed fiber optic splicing and terminating using a light source/power meter and Optic Fiber cable tester.
  • Installed voice, data, and fiber optic cabling for Fortune 500 and large sized companies.
  • Installed fiber optics, power, and coax to integrated phone equipment in secure MCI locations.
  • Developed course material for certification of Fiber Optic Technicians at PSE in order to administer E.T.A.
  • Installed and tested fiber optic cables and connectors including SC, ST, and MTRJ connectors.
  • Supervised the overall installation of voice, data and fiber optic cabling in commercial accounts.

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2. Patch Panels

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Here's how Patch Panels is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Performed all installation duties, cable trays, com towers, com boxes, patch panels, switches, etc...
  • Preformed MAC's including cabling, cross connecting, terminating, installation of jacks and patch panels.
  • Pulled Cat 5 and Cat 6 cables and terminated on either patch panels or BIX blocks.
  • Pulled and terminated cable, dressing and labeling cables, racks patch panels, etc.
  • Installed cabling for LAN Room - User-End port connections of patch panels and equipment.
  • Completed set up of equipment in communications rooms including racks and patch panels.
  • Trained on the usage of circuit boards and patch panels on communication equipment.
  • Installed rack mounts for patch panels and switches for Data rooms.
  • Terminated CP cans and patch panels and tested systems.
  • Terminated 110/66 blocks and patch panels.
  • Terminated cable runs on patch panels.
  • Mounted Bays, Installed LC and SC fiber cables, racks, cross connects, patch panels.
  • Assisted network technicians to upgrade and install Ortronics wall jacks, patch panels, and equipment racks.
  • Associated Equipment: Ortronics 24 and 48 point patch panels and switches.
  • Experienced in copper terminations (patch panels, rj 45, various type of jacks, 110 block).
  • Punched down modular jacks, 66 and 110 block, and patch panels.

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3. Communications Equipment

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Here's how Communications Equipment is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Documented technical specifications and operating standards for telecommunications equipment.
  • Supervised maintenance of telecommunications equipment.
  • Supervised and trained 7 personnel in preventative and corrective maintenance actions for communications equipment, troubleshooting methodology, and quality control.
  • Supervised a communications shop responsible for the installation and maintenance of interior communications equipment, while maintaining a secret clearance.
  • Acted as Battalion Communication Instructor-group instruction of operation and maintenance of battalion's communications equipment at the user level.
  • Installed and removed digital converters and communications equipment and performed service equipment upgrades and changes of service.
  • Interacted with International Police Officials while maintaining communications equipment sponsored by the State Department in Iraq.
  • Completed scheduled maintenance of communications equipment to extend life and ensure peak performance of vital units.
  • Performed in-flight operation and maintenance of data link and communications equipment aboard 330M dollar aircraft.
  • Developed operator and maintenance training curriculum in support of US Navy Submarine Communications equipment.
  • Dispatched to customers' locations when telecommunications equipment required repair or maintenance.
  • Coordinated requisitions for ground data/communications equipment and all evacuation for higher repairs.
  • Performed complex diagnosis, repairs, and modifications to ground communications equipment.
  • Performed routine maintenance on vehicles, generators, and communications equipment.
  • Created standard operation procedures for utilizing and troubleshooting of communications equipment
  • Provided technical support for automation and communications equipment and devices.
  • Performed routine maintenance to interior communications equipment throughout the ship.
  • Repaired and installed communications equipment on Nuclear Missile sites.
  • Installed and serviced a wide variety of communications equipment.
  • Maintained and repaired Telecommunications equipment in the Central Office.

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4. Customer Service

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Here's how Customer Service is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Delivered top-notch customer service managing expectations of both internal and external customers in a high stress environment.
  • Assisted in development of following programs: Telemarketing, Customer Service Representative, and Customer Training.
  • Recognized for excellence in customer service through extensive management of database operations and computer generated information.
  • Acted as liaison between Communications and Business Development teams, investigating and resolving customer service issues.
  • Interacted with managers and technical groups internally and externally to resolve customer service problems.
  • Provided excellent customer service and facilitated installation of telecommunication services in various residential settings.
  • Demonstrated product knowledge and development to customers to ensure an exceptional customer service experience.
  • Worked in cooperation with other departments to maintain adequate medical center customer service goals.
  • Provided technical support for Customer Service Bureau and Recent Change Maintenance Administration Center.
  • Worked to deliver high-quality customer service and improve communication between over 600 personnel.
  • Established metrics to measure the organization success in delivering world-class customer service.
  • Reviewed requested services with customer for clarity and provided excellent customer service.
  • Exhibited excellent customer service which resulted in positive customer survey's.
  • Provided outstanding customer services during customer interaction via in-person and telephone.
  • Demonstrated good customer service skills ensure customer is satisfaction with job performance
  • Maintained a high level of customer service resulting in customer satisfaction.
  • Delivered excellent in-person customer service on site repairs and installation.
  • Provided customer service skills and excellent knowledge of communication system.
  • Logged and prioritized work orders and provided excellent customer service.
  • Received center awards and commendations for excellence in customer service.

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5. Internet

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Here's how Internet is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Provided support for customer video/telephony/internet integrity.
  • Performed installations and troubleshot services including internet, cable television, and telephony.
  • Installed all cable services including television and internet for residential and commercial customers.
  • Performed new cable/Internet installations and installation of related cable and networking equipment.
  • Performed routine cable television, digital telephone, and high-speed internet installations.
  • Developed and implemented Internet Help Desk call resolution processes and procedures.
  • Performed installation of high speed internet to residential and business customers.
  • Provided in-home customer instruction on cable television and internet services.
  • Wired residences and commercial properties for television and internet service.
  • Provided quality customer service to consumer cable and Internet subscribers.
  • Served as administrator and security officer for Internet Gateway.
  • Developed and implemented Internet Help Desk training procedures.
  • Installed and administrated Secret Internet Protocol Router Network.
  • Solved customer Internet and Digital Television troubles.
  • Performed entry level troubleshooting for internet-based services.
  • Designed, produced, and downloaded daily content for Internet appliance, including regional weather, financial results, and horoscopes.
  • Installed, set up, serviced or repaired telephone, cable television, internet and alarm systems on customers' property.
  • Installed and removed cable, internet, and phone systems; including pulling wire, device termination and mounting back boxes.
  • Completed installations and troubleshooting of high speed internet, cable, and phone services for residential and small business customers.
  • Handled installation of appointments and repair of cable, internet, and phone services in home while maintaining exceptional professionalism.

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6. Hand Tools

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Here's how Hand Tools is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Installed Cable TV in homes and businesses using various hand tools, while adhering to company procedures and safe work practices.
  • Operated all required hand tools, and test equipment including Satellite Meter, CATV Meters, and PC based Test forms
  • Skilled in the proper use and operation of power and hand tools required for cable installation, testing and repair.
  • Isolated sources of malfunctions, using test meters, circuit diagrams, polarity probes, and other hand tools.
  • Operated vehicles, hand tools, power tools, ladders, leakage detection devices, and tested equipment.
  • Demonstrated ability in the use of power tools, hand tools and specialty tools including electronic measuring devices.
  • Performed work daily with many various power and conventional hand tools, RF and AC/DC test equipment.
  • Connected microcomputer or terminal to data communication lines, using hand tools and following diagrams and manuals.
  • Operated hand tools and worked with various size cables for installs to ensure property fit.
  • Installed new connections and upgraded/downgraded existing ones using a variety of hand tools.
  • Terminated connectors, fasteners, and wires by using different hand tools.
  • Worked with basic hand tools as well as tools needed for job.
  • Used ladders, assorted hand tools and personal protective gear.
  • Worked with various hand tools, diagnostic/test equipment and vehicles.
  • Installed iron bays using power drill and various hand tools.
  • Used all hand tools, read blueprints and schematics.
  • Skilled using multiple hand tools and spectrum analyzers.
  • Used basic cable installation tools and hand tools
  • Spliced conductor cables using hand tools.
  • Replaced and repaired electric hand tools.

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7. Test Equipment

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Here's how Test Equipment is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Tested electrical cables and equipment wiring to detect broken circuits and incorrect connections using various electronic test equipment.
  • Used specialized test equipment in determining circuit efficiency and to make system alignments to provide optimum performance.
  • Operated electronic test equipment including voltmeter, ammeter, oscilloscope and frequency meter.
  • Identified manufacturing test equipment and process related issues and recommended solutions.
  • Analyzed malfunctions via electronic test equipment, schematics and technical publications.
  • Utilized test equipment to verify proper Radio Frequency
  • Established priorities, maintained, tested, troubleshot, and repaired network systems equipment and circuits utilizing tools and test equipment.
  • Tested, repaired, newly installed, or updated equipment to ensure conformance to specifications, using test equipment and observation.
  • Used various test equipment such as: Voltmeters, Oscilloscope, Signal Generators and Electronic Automatic Test Equipment.
  • Inventoried all tools and circuit packs, filters and test equipment in all Central Offices I worked in.
  • Used a variety of test equipment to perform many equipment checks, calibrations and isolate circuit failure.
  • Managed safety, hazardous material, and test equipment programs, achieving excellent rating on inspections.
  • Operated and maintained a company assigned vehicle, tools and test equipment to perform my duties.
  • Provided cabling services for telephony services using CAT 3/5 cable, punch-down blocks and test equipment.
  • Comprehended technical data and is able to use test equipment for system troubleshooting and repair.
  • Maintained inventory of over 50 pieces of test equipment and insured proper calibration and operation.
  • Trained personnel in troubleshooting, alignments, use of test equipment, and satellite acquisition.
  • Well-versed in test equipment such as 3M INS970, measuring devices, and meters.
  • Volunteered to assist Test Equipment Maintenance and Engineering staff during normal time off.
  • Accomplished in the use of many varied pieces of electronic test equipment.

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8. Trouble Shooting

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Here's how Trouble Shooting is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Provided trouble shooting and support of our internal Medicare billing software to resolve billing errors and issues.
  • Installed, repaired and conducted trouble shooting for residential and commercial cable, telephone and network systems.
  • Performed Trouble shooting from AT&T network through Local Exchange Companies to customer premise equipment.
  • Handled installation, programming and trouble shooting of automated phone systems in commercial locations.
  • Worked with automated testing equipment, circuit boards, trouble shooting, and repair.
  • Performed trouble shooting, testing and analysis for all in-house location and clients.
  • Helped other team mates and supervisors with questions and trouble shooting computer/program problems.
  • Performed routine trouble shooting calls, installed interior outlets and connected customer equipment.
  • Trained new technicians in surveillance and trouble shooting techniques.
  • Developed ideas of strategy for future trouble shooting guides
  • Assisted customers with trouble shooting issues.
  • Worked moves, adds, changes, trouble shooting and repairs.
  • Installed, maintained, and repaired secure communications equipment, trouble shooting component problems, and safeguarding top secret information systems.
  • Installed analog and digital phone systems Installation of network wiring and equipment Trouble shooting of all communication equipment

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9. Communications Systems

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Here's how Communications Systems is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Coordinated and supervised the construction, installation and recovery of cable and wire communications systems and auxiliary equipment.
  • Scheduled, supervised, and performed maintenance and repairs on mission critical communications systems to ensure operational readiness.
  • Monitored and maintained electronic information provided to AARP members and the public through online communications systems.
  • Isolated and diagnosed aircraft navigation, transponder, distance measuring, and communications systems/ subsystems failures.
  • Established and maintained control over communications systems, and ensured system resources were effectively managed.
  • Performed troubleshooting, preventive maintenance and repair of digital and analog microwave communications Systems.
  • Engineered, tested, and implemented alternative communications systems to ensure continuity of services.
  • Performed communications systems management supporting 6k customers and 4.5k machines for 43 organizations.
  • Determined requirements and integrated use of multiple secure voice mission critical communications systems.
  • Installed telecommunications systems in both interior and exterior for residential and commercial businesses.
  • Directed the installation, maintenance and repair of military High Frequency communications systems.
  • Analyzed communications systems and made recommendations regarding system design, implementation and operation.
  • Installed and maintained fiber optic telecommunications systems in a central office environment.
  • Used troubleshooting skills to identify and quickly return communications systems to customers.
  • Maintained and repaired interior communications systems, installed and maintained storage batteries.
  • Fabricated parts for installation of ground common communications systems on military vehicles.
  • Supervised successful installation and testing of approximately 10 vehicular communications systems annually.
  • Maintained, Operated and performed Troubleshooting of RF Microwave Communications systems.
  • Performed and coordinated maintenance on 2 different tactical satellite communications systems.
  • Performed QA installation inspections on all Interior Communications systems during construction.

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10. Clearance

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Here's how Clearance is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Managed customer trouble tickets using the Remedy Ticket Management System Security Clearance
  • Controlled personnel access and verified clearances to restricted or controlled areas.
  • Handled confidential information and maintained a secret clearance.
  • Maintained the required National Security Agency security clearance.
  • Obtained and maintained required secret security clearance.
  • Maintained clearance to drive restricted military vehicles.
  • Organized the repair and ensured quality control of digitally secure equipment (Secret Clearance).
  • Maintained and held TS-SCI Clearance while in the US Army and honorably discharged.
  • Trusted with classified materials and material handling through a Secret security clearance.
  • Carried active Secret security clearance while on active duty, 4years.
  • Maintained Top Secret/SCI clearance (Not currently active).
  • Processed security clearances and visit requests for 100+ personnel.
  • Obtained a Top Secret Security Clearance with Background Investigation.
  • Received Top Secret Clearance BICSI ITS INSTALLER 1 Certification
  • Obtained and maintained a Top Secret Clearance.
  • Maintained Secret Clearance while on active duty.
  • Maintained a security clearance to do so.
  • Received secret / NATO secret clearance.
  • Served honorably in the US Marine Corps Acquired U.S. Government security clearance (Expired).
  • Maintained a secret clearance throughout active duty in order to handle equipment with crypto.

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11. Communication Technician

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Here's how Communication Technician is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Performed as Team Lead Communication Technician for Joint Service Communication Squadron while maintaining 99.9 % communication reliability through the whole deployment.
  • Performed duties as a Communication Technician responsible for surveying, engineering and installing network infrastructure for the Special Operations Command.
  • Maintained dual qualification as communication technician and battle staff coordinator.
  • Completed 770 flight hours aboard E-3as a Communication Technician/Firefighter.
  • Trained seven Communication Technicians and five Customer Account Executives.
  • Worked as Maintenance Communication Technician.
  • Served on USS Nimitz CVN 68 in Norfolk Va. as an Interior Communication Technician.
  • Established, implemented and ran new hire training classes for Customer Communication Technicians.
  • Instructed newly hire Communication Technicians in a classroom and field training environment.
  • Ranked in top 5% of communication technicians within the office.
  • Provided training to Level 1 and 2 Communication Technicians.
  • Performed duties as a Communication technician on special military operations research and development platforms.
  • AFGHANISTANCertified communication technician in charge of the Navy mission A/C First was tasked with completing.
  • Earned a Communication Technician Chief in two Military Operations; Mistex Operation and Ryuyku Operation.
  • Assigned in Waha Oil Company as Communication Technician in Dahra Oil Field Libya.

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12. Electronic Equipment

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Here's how Electronic Equipment is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Prepared and maintained status and tracking lists of electronic equipment installed on buses
  • Researched appropriate technical manuals in order to maintain and repair electronic equipment Other
  • Prepared work orders on defective parts against electronic equipment.
  • Repaired communication devices and other electrical and electronic equipment.
  • Preformed daily maintenance and troubleshooting on electronic equipment.
  • Mentored and trained over 25 electronic technicians on preventive maintenance, safety, testing, troubleshooting and repair of electronic equipment.
  • Unsupervised ability to: install, uninstall, and assist in the repair and maintenance of electronic equipment, communications
  • Assembled, repaired, and tested radios, communication devices and electronic equipment according to TM protocol.
  • Assembled electronic equipment in racks, cabinets, wiring all punch down of cat 5/5e/6 as appropriate.
  • Upgraded, repaired and evaluated various electronic equipment switch-mode power supply (SMPS).
  • Tested grounding structures and built the electronic equipment within the tower sheds.
  • Utilized ancillary equipment such as: spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, multimeters, power meters to troubleshoot and maintain communications/electronic equipment.
  • Serviced and inspected high voltage transformers Troubleshot and repaired CATV Communication equipment Board level repairs on electronic equipment
  • repaired and overhauled classified electronic equipment for the intel community, NATO and department of defense.

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13. Comcast

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Here's how Comcast is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Ensured status and operation of equipment and services remained in compliance with COMCAST, local, and national safety regulations.
  • Established customer rapport with COMCAST customers to ensure a positive experience and integrity for each.
  • Installed COMCAST products in customers' homes as well as preparing cable connectivity outdoors.
  • Provided verification of shipment manifest/packing slips ad creation of receiving transactions within Comcast system to keep accurate count of warehouse inventory.
  • Performed complete installations of Comcast cable television, internet, and digital voice systems in residential and commercial environments.
  • Installed and/or repaired Comcast services to the specifications of the customer while ensuring functionality and continued reliability.
  • Installed Comcast customer premise equipment while maintaining an accurate and complete inventory of all Company-issued equipment.
  • Maintained overall industry awareness of products and services provided by Comcast nationwide through training and self-reliance.
  • Installed PC hardware/software peripheral devices to connect residential customers to Comcast High Speed Internet service.
  • Received continuing education in related technologies, via Comcast University, throughout employment.
  • Handled customers questions/concerns, explaining and differentiating Comcast's products/services from their competitors.
  • Performed residential and commercial installation of Comcast home theater and internet services.
  • Certified Comcast Digital Voice (IP/telephony) installation technician.
  • Offered network troubleshooting for Comcast customers including routers/modems.
  • Configured, serviced and repaired Comcast digital technology.
  • Performed installations/service of Comcast products.
  • Provided Voice design and deployment services for Advanced IP Services and Network & Technology upgrades & installs for Comcast centered projects.
  • Installed and maintained all 4 of Comcast's residential services, including television, phone, internet, and home security.
  • Designed and implemented custom communication networks for voice, video and data products from Comcast to meet the customer s needs.
  • Performed routine installs and troubleshooting calls, survey's, repaired CLI and ingress in accordance with Comcast procedures and policies.

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14. Voip

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Here's how Voip is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Installed Cisco Routers, Switches and phones for VOIP projects at US Bank branches in Kansas City area.
  • Renovated network infrastructure from a TDM PBX system to a VOIP solution that accommodated 17K phones.
  • Customized installations and applied proper troubleshooting procedures on wireless devices, modems, and VoIP.
  • Contracted by New York University to install and support Cisco VOIP phone equipment.
  • Installed broadband, networking and VOIP systems for residential and commercial customers.
  • Assisted with the conversion from digital to VOIP based telecommunications.
  • Installed VOIP in home networks.
  • Administered SIP and H.323 VOIP phones and SIP, QSIG, and PRI trunks.
  • Provided basic computer/IT help; VOIP phones, printers, network, etc.
  • Provisioned VoIP, Private Line and Frame Relay circuits .
  • Provided complex installs of advanced commercial products such as VOIP Service and mDTA services.Completed on-site pre-wire surveys of business class customers.

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15. IP

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Here's how IP is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Installed equipment inside/outside customer home/business.
  • Inspected and tested numerous wire line communications ensuring current specifications were met while using specific computer programs and comprehensive test equipment.
  • Handled technical troubleshooting within both residential and commercial environments, which included installation, operation, and maintenance of proprietary equipment.
  • Developed and implemented a tracking and management program for extremely sensitive high-value equipment and arms receiving corps-level commendation for the unit.
  • Identified strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions and approaches to planned and impromptu communications site visits, equipment installations/repairs and troubleshooting.
  • Participated in design studies on the feasibility, suitability, adaptability, and operational utility of methods and techniques.
  • Analyzed communications records, technical and connectivity reports, and equipment inspection records for accuracy and mission trend analysis.
  • Utilized schematics, technical manuals, and appropriate test equipment to isolate system failures to the lowest replaceable/repairable component.
  • Worked with multiple teams testing and troubleshooting wireless telephone signals in different locations ensuring they were working properly.
  • Maintained microwave transmission equipment, voice/data circuits, high speed modems/multiplexers and various other ancillary systems and applications.
  • Tested and provided monthly reports to the Defense Communication Agency of secure communication equipment throughout Western Europe.
  • Trained and worked as radio/satellite communications technician, Xerox repair, and radar processing equipment technician.
  • Developed supportive relationship with residents on caseload, completing case management responsibilities as assigned by Clinician.
  • Planned layout and completed installation of new commercial and retrofitted communication equipment and systems.
  • Initialized and loaded database; positioned, assembled, and interconnected equipment components.
  • Provided case management and take part in internal and external multidisciplinary team meetings.
  • Coordinated functional tasks between project manager and account team for multiple- location installations.
  • Directed other central office personnel and field technicians in adjusting and/or replacing equipment.
  • Assisted Military in relocation of communication equipment to new Afghanistan National Police headquarters.
  • Maintained and repairs systems and equipment according to manufacturer recommendations and specifications.

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16. RF

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Here's how RF is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Interfaced with contract vendors, utility providers and other governmental agencies to ensure satisfactory system operation and timely correction of problems.
  • Maintained new product knowledge through Manufacturer Certified training and knowledge transfer session with subject matter experts which increased business performance.
  • Repaired or replaced faulty equipment and adjusted or modified equipment to enhance equipment performance or to respond to customer requests.
  • Performed operator level troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of industrial equipment, programmable controllers, and robotics and automation equipment.
  • Performed trend analysis of completed Communications Technician evaluations and recommended implemented corrective action when declining performance was indicated.
  • Performed a variety of administrative tasks, communication with customers and collaborate with supervisor in other operational procedures.
  • Created a computerized inventory control program that greatly reduced the amount of man-hours required to perform quarterly inventories.
  • Evaluated Communication Technician performance by administering flight evaluations in accordance with HQ USAF and MAJCOM regulations.
  • Evaluated personnel and communications systems performance to provide feedback, guidance and advice to upper management.
  • Performed maintenance and trained reservists in a technical capacity and supervised the quality of performance.
  • Coordinated work assignments, evaluated performance, and disciplined a four-member security team.
  • Trained and mentored less experienced technicians regarding operational policy, procedures, performance.
  • Performed, scheduled, and unscheduled maintenance on telephone and communication equipment.
  • Performed troubleshooting and diagnosis PC Hardware/Software problem at residential and commercial customer.
  • Worked as a Technical Communicator in the Planning and Performance Management Department.
  • Resolved technical problems on these installations and performed yearly Preventive Maintenance Inspections.
  • Performed live quality control advisement to contractors resulting in better performance.
  • Installed and maintained system upgrades to optimize system performance and reliability.
  • Performed advanced head-end maintenance and troubleshooting to ensure minimal system outages.
  • Performed routine maintenance on company and customer transmission and support equipment.

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17. FCC

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Here's how FCC is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Repaired and maintained radio and communication equipment in accordance with FCC regulations resulting in increased turnaround times.
  • Detailed work orders, very strict safety procedures by OSHA, FCC, and the NEC codes to abide by.
  • Performed Frequency Management duties to ensure all assigned frequencies were used according to the FCC guidelines.
  • Performed routine maintenance on IDNX multiplexer, ANFCC-98/99 analog multiplexers, DDM-1000, and KG-84.
  • Applied FCC and NESC technical standards ensuring company compliance.
  • Detected and repaired leakage according to FCC Compliance Regulations.
  • Performed FCC Proof of Performance at line ends.
  • Implemented and oversaw program for FCC certification.
  • Developed an FCC compliancy team for telecommunications and data transmissions across cable lines.
  • Planned and managed SCPS reorganization of frequencies complying FCC Narrowbanding Mandate.
  • Facilitated FCC relicensing, Coordination with vendors and state agencies.

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18. Windows

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Here's how Windows is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Installed or repaired Windows computers with standardized applications and networking software, diagnosing and solving problems that develop in their operations.
  • Conducted the development, training, and administration of windows-based non-integrated B-2 communications system ACS.
  • Provided configuration support for all Motorola analog products utilizing Windows and Macintosh operating systems.
  • Conducted effective troubleshooting Windows-based PC's and Laptops in hardware, software and networking problems including a wide variety of peripherals.
  • Designated SME for Linux and Windows based communication systems; Maintained, tested hardware and software, and operated communication systems.
  • Configured and administered DMS Group Ware Server software on Windows NT/2000 Server and MS Exchange platforms.
  • Created, managed and deleted e-mail accounts on Windows 2000 Advance Groupware Servers.
  • Administered users and maintained Windows NT LAN server.
  • Worked Microsoft Windows Server 2000 and 2003.
  • Completed assignments within 2 hour windows.
  • Performed Windows 2000 - XP migrations.
  • Worked with Windows 95, 98 and Windows NT, Unix base servers, Microsoft Ward, and Excel
  • Configured wireless networks Worked with multiple versions of Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and IOS operating systems.
  • Installed, configured, and administered DMS user agent software on Windows [ ] work stations with MS Outlook.
  • Developed technical publications: System Administrative Guides (UNIX, Windows, FTP, web portals, etc.
  • Used Windows software including: CSH, IMC, and Linxx, and served as Notary Public.
  • Limited user knowledge of VERITAS, Trusted Solaris, and Windows Vista.
  • Configured the software in the handheld and mobile radios using a windows based software package.

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19. Company Vehicle

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Here's how Company Vehicle is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Operated company vehicles with no reported accidents or traffic violations.
  • Installed and maintained low frequency radio systems into company vehicles which were used to establish communications during movements across the country.
  • Certified in ladder carrying techniques, climbing utility poles, defensive driving of company vehicle and OSHA standard safety practices.
  • Maintained, inspected, and operated all tools equipment and company vehicle on a day to day basis.
  • Maintained a company vehicle, without incident, as well as all company provided installation tools and equipment.
  • Issued and certified to drive a company vehicle and kept responsible for all equipment assigned.
  • Maintained company vehicle making sure it was stocked and cleaned before and after each shift.
  • Maintained company vehicle via oil changes, and any other kind of repair work required
  • Maintained and drove company vehicle and knowledge of map readings.
  • Signed and accountable for Maintenance and stocking of company vehicle.
  • Operated and maintained installation tools, equipment and company vehicle.
  • Operated company vehicle driving over 40 miles per day.
  • Maintained all tools, equipment, and company vehicle.
  • Operated, cleaned, stocked and maintained company vehicle.
  • Maintained company vehicle in proper working order.
  • Provided Excellent Customer Service - Drove Company Vehicle
  • Trained Operators for DOT qualifications to meet DOT standards Maintained a company vehicle without incident for 12 years.
  • Traveled the USA( 45 states) in company vehicles with tools and materials.
  • 4.Maintained good driving record and kept maintenance records on company vehicle.

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20. PBX

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Here's how PBX is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Trained in Residential and Commercial digital telephone services specialized configuration for third-party products such as home alarm and PBX.
  • Deployed MCI's nationwide internal communications Network utilizing the Harris PBX and associated telephone equipment
  • Worked on PBX systems such as 5300/5400 Series, Lambda Power Supplies, and OC-12 SONET cards using optical components.
  • Provided hardware and software support both at the system (PBX) and the device (phone) levels.
  • Maintained AT&T Dimension 2000 analog telephone exchange, PBX, and four wire Digital key service units.
  • Provided support to PBX, Voice T-1/PRI network for the 3rd largest HMO in the state of Massachusetts.
  • Pulled cable, installed and repaired SAT TV, VSAT, and PBX systems on marine vessels.
  • Assisted the training of application programming and user personnel in the use of PBX and Key systems.
  • Installed and troubleshot PBX wire and Fiber Optics secure and non-secure data communication circuits and networks.
  • Sustained a high level of functional integrity of the Aspect Call Center and NEC PBX.
  • Installed and maintained PBX systems in the Chicago area.
  • Installed, maintained and repaired PBX systems.
  • Worked as an on site technician for a large size PBX (4000 users).
  • Performed moves and changes on ROLM and AT&T PBX systems.
  • Performed moves and changes on ROLM and AT&T PBX systems; implemented OCTEL voicemail and automatic call distribution.
  • Troubleshooted Cabling/PBX Systems Answered customers' questions about products, prices, availability, product uses.
  • Assisted onsite Verizon technicians with PBX maintenance and problem management.
  • Installed and serviced of pbx and key communication systems.
  • Installed voice and data wiring-level cat 3 and cat5, in commercial and residential .Provided troubleshooting and repair on PBX systems.
  • Worked 3 nights a week as a PBX operater, inputing wake-up calls, and taking room service orders.

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21. Radio Communications

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Here's how Radio Communications is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Applied training in electronic and radio theory to ground radio communications and related equipment maintenance.
  • Hand-picked by management to oversee all aspect of mining radio communications systems.
  • Maintained amplifiers and -fiber-optic converters for radio communications in tunnels.
  • Managed day-to-day operations specializing in satellite and microwave radio communications.
  • Configured transmitter equipment to establish radio communications.
  • Maintained radio communications systems and associated equipment.
  • Performed maintenance, and repair of discreet component single channel radio communications systems valued in excess of $5.6 million dollars.
  • Performed installation, maintenance, and repair of satellite communications, cell phone communications, and radio communications offshore and onshore.
  • Maintained Ground to Air Radio Communications Equipment and Data Link Radar with computer controlled guidance systems.
  • Repaired, installed, tested, and modified various pieces of radio communications and weather systems.
  • Operated and maintained clear and secure UHF-AM/FM, VHF-AM/FM, and HF radio communications systems.
  • Established radio communications between infantry and air support for 7 months during each tour.
  • Served initial two years as a Tech Control Supervisor and Radio Communications Watch Stander.
  • Provided prompt and efficient assignments to Fire and EMS personnel via radio communications.
  • Provided 2-way radio communications services (Installation/Maintenance) for the Palmer Police Department.
  • Conducted supporting radio communications, including HF, VHF, UHF, SHF, EHF and SATCOM.
  • Performed installation, maintenance and servicing of military radio communications equipment.
  • Established/maintained vital radio communications connectivity in support of WAN customers.
  • Provided telephone and radio communications to major and independent oil companies in the Gulf of Mexico.
  • Conducted repairs on radio communications equipment by troubleshooting the issue and replacing the appropriate parts.

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22. LAN

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Here's how LAN is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Designed flower beds, arranged and planted flower beds, and advocated for neighborhood support and sustainability of community beautification efforts.
  • Assisted the Network Management Center to provide surveillance, analysis and proactive trouble resolution on problems encountered within the network architecture
  • Participated on a development team that implemented a financial forecasting and planning solution which integrated the firm's global operations.
  • Tracked, analyzed, developed repair plans, documented services for electronic communications systems operation, using communications system analyzers.
  • Interfaced with local and long distance carrier vendors, outside/inside plant technicians to insure circuit integrity and customer satisfaction.
  • Orchestrated training operations for use during planned military exercises to simulate communication infrastructure faults in various real world situations.
  • Analyzed, documented, and delivered presentation on network capacity and security issues related to internal LAN/WAN management.
  • Managed dispatch activities and coordinated with installers, Outside-Plant Engineers and Central-Office techs in provisioning and troubleshooting circuits.
  • Planned and executed radio and telecommunication plans for a continuously deploying Marine Corps battalion to worldwide locations.
  • Performed within a multidisciplinary team to develop and implement person centered plans for developmentally disabled adults.
  • Supervised a six-employee information technology department's day-to-day activities as well as planned tactical network implementations.
  • Managed wireless and land line communications using cellular modems, switches and operator interface programs.
  • Created customized PowerPoint training materials for Tulane University's Oracle Financial Applications Requisitioning process.
  • Planned network installations, operations, and maintenance of satellite and networking communication equipment.
  • Supported equipment engineers and plant engineers with installation and problem solving of electronic equipment.
  • Distributed design and recommendations on future switch augmentation to management and internal planners.
  • Directed customer's technical and functional definition of WAN/LAN Network Requirements and economics.
  • Activated and balanced the forward and return distribution system to ensure system reliability.
  • Coordinated management and field support during network installations and LAN equipment migrations.
  • Researched benchmarks and evidenced based practices then organized a planned maintenance system.

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23. PCS

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Here's how PCS is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Installed and configured IP security cameras, PCs, and network devices.
  • Assembled and maintained IBM PCs.
  • Manaed parts and supplies inventory to support 400+ hard drives, 300 PCs, 300 monitors and peripherals.
  • Repaired and maintained smart projectors and whiteboards.Repaired and maintained PCs and printer hardware.
  • Installed and maintained cryptographic, Teletype, mainframe, and PCs.
  • Administered over a hundred PCs independently with limited oversight from a manager.

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24. Business Customers

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Here's how Business Customers is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Performed installations, repairs, and troubleshooting services for residential and business customers.
  • Performed installation of new services for digital television to residential and business customers.
  • Installed and repaired copper telephone lines for residential and business customers.
  • Provided installation and repaired services to residential and business customers.
  • Used various testing applications to isolate circuit faults and log all events on production database for business customers.
  • Created and managed trouble tickets for voice and data networks of large business customers.
  • Provisioned DS0, DS1, DS3 and Digital Analog circuits for International Business customers.
  • Installed and maintained various types of voice and data circuits for business customers
  • Replaced C-beyond, and T-100 Commercial Router for business customers.
  • Installed and maintained service for residential and small business customers.
  • Installed and repaired telephone service for resident and business customers
  • Installed jacks and new service orders to provide service To residential and business customers.
  • Performed Centrex cutovers for large business customers as

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25. VHF

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Here's how VHF is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Maintained Air Traffic Control Systems including audio consoles, digital and analog recorders, UHF and VHF radios, and telephones.
  • Supervised 8 personnel in maintenance and repair of HF, VHF, UHF, EHF and SHF external communication systems.
  • Assisted Military in tracking installations of HF, VHF equipment in the western region of Heart Afghanistan in 42 districts.
  • Operated HF, VHF, UHF and satellite communications equipment Set up communications networks and was once a network supervisor.
  • Installed, operated, and maintained Voice Communications Systems which consisted of; two VHF transmitter-receivers and encrypting devices.
  • Trained personnel in operation and maintenance of HF, VHF, UHF, EHF, and SHF communications equipment.
  • Coordinated and oversaw the installation of mobile VHF/UHF base stations and antennas all along the Gulf Coast.
  • Maintained various repeaters and fixed site equipment covering the HF, VHF, and UHF bands.
  • Configured clear/secure HF, VHF, UHF, and SATCOM communications for optimal mission use.
  • Maintained ground to air VHF/UHF radios and associated communications systems utilized for air traffic control.
  • Repaired VHF and HF 2-way radios and scanners, VCR's and auto sound systems.
  • Maintained vast cross-patching array of HF/UHF/VHF transmitters and receivers to field and Operation Force unit.
  • Performed LF/HF/VHF/UHF and satellite route patching and configuration, including point-to-point and OTH microwave sites.
  • Installed and maintained UHF, VHF communication systems in support of flight operations.
  • Worked on radios transmitting and receiving HF, VHF and UHF signals.
  • Completed company training course for VHF, UHF and HF systems.
  • Operated and maintained VHF, UHF, and SATCOM communications systems.
  • Installed UHF and VHF antenna systems for radio systems.
  • Instructed portable VHF hand-held radio class.
  • Programmed, repaired, and maintained HF, VHF, UHF, 800-900 MHz trunking radios and SCADA / Data Systems.

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26. Preventative Maintenance

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Here's how Preventative Maintenance is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Managed telecommunications upgrades and preventative maintenance on DSLAMS requiring excellent problem solving skills.
  • Performed preventative maintenance and repair services on various types of electronic equipment.
  • Identified and resolved equipment deficiencies through preventative maintenance practices.
  • Designed and conducted periodic preventative maintenance program.
  • Performed preventative maintenance on residential cable services such as phone, Internet, basic cable and High Definition cable services.
  • Conducted network troubleshooting, preventative maintenance inspections, and fiber optic cable maintenance and system level repairs.
  • Facilitated and managed the installation of over 4,000 man hours worth of preventative maintenance and modification.
  • Provided remedial and preventative maintenance support for the U.S. Coast Guard's fleet of icebreakers.
  • Performed preventative maintenance on long distance equipment and circuits in the Cambridge, MA office.
  • Performed preventative maintenance and repair of equipment for Motorola & ICOM dealership.
  • Conducted preventative maintenance on communications equipment, tracking all repairs in order to ensure timely maintenance.
  • Utilized SharePoint system to accurately document preventative maintenance work orders in a timely manner.
  • Conducted bare-base installation, configuration and preventative maintenance on the Theater Deployable Communications systems.
  • Performed preventative maintenance on ground radio communications equipment.

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27. Ethernet

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Here's how Ethernet is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Installed, Maintained, and Troubleshooted various types of low voltage wiring including coax, twisted pair, and Ethernet cables.
  • Manufactured, repaired, and installed CAT5 Ethernet cable to connect hosts together and share broadband connections.
  • Identified and resolved any connectivity issues within the Frame Relay, ATM and Metro Ethernet network.
  • Wired and tested customer circuits from DS0 to 10 GB Ethernet pipe.
  • Expanded use of Ethernet over UTP and fiber.
  • Experienced in CAT 5 and 6 Ethernet, Fiber, Phone Line's and Cable.
  • Repaired or replaced faulty indoor/outdoor cable, Ethernet, and phone lines, Proficient with multiple types of digital test equipment.
  • Supervised the migration of single-mode and multi-mode fiber optic cables as well as Ethernet cables.
  • Connected coaxial cable lines and ethernet cables lines.

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28. Computer System

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Here's how Computer System is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Consolidated critical information from each substance abuse assessments and entered results into the computer system database.
  • Coordinated repair of mobile communications and Go-Book III vehicle computer systems with assigned contractors.
  • Installed and repaired data communications lines and equipment for computer systems.
  • Designed computer system networks and installed local area networks.
  • Compiled information and documented in hospital computer system.
  • Conducted quality assurance testing on computer systems hardware, software, and central equipment prior to release to US Army.
  • Performed routine clerical work such as entering data into computer system, copying, filing and faxing as needed.
  • Configured and maintained computer systems for $500K state-of-the-art network training lab; provided training environment for 80 employees.
  • Maintained/demonstrated current knowledge of product, programming, and computer systems (Windows, Word and Excel).
  • Operated, maintained, and supervised secure computer systems and communications networks, local and wide-area.
  • Provided support to facility personnel, with computer systems, hardware, software and networking.
  • Installed and maintained; computer systems, internal hardware, peripheral devices, and software.
  • Created user guides for AS/400 mainframe computer systems used in paper and cardboard manufacturing plants.
  • Advanced installation, setup, and maintenance of Desktop Computer Systems and Computer Peripheral Equipment.
  • Provided effective response to public safety emergencies using CAD and SPRINT computer systems.
  • Installed offices inside meeting rooms with computer systems and other office related equipment.
  • Maintained various networked computer systems using fiber, AUI, and CAT-5.
  • Configured computer systems and software to meet the needs of the company.
  • Operated multiple phone lines, radio channels and computer systems.
  • Performed maintenance checks and upgraded main computer system software programs.

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29. Setup

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Here's how Setup is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Trained and supervised communications platoon on equipment setup and timely servicing.
  • Supported wide-array of end-users with system setup, configurations, and daily use of software on networked workstations.
  • Performed setup, configuration, repair, changes, and integration of new and existing hardware and software.
  • Created Standard Operating Procedures and setup-take down procedures of newly installed CANES system.
  • Installed phone lines and setup customer equipment for the phone services.
  • Worked with clients to install and setup security systems properties.
  • Advised customer in layout and setup design of labs.
  • Assisted clients with the initial setup of equipment.
  • Provided the setup and installation of radio equipment.
  • Architected and installed/setup of network and host management products for secure
  • Helped install Company LAN Setup 50 end user machines running WIN95/98/NT.
  • Installed and troubleshooting of data/voice products -Setup home and office networks -Wireless camera and security installation

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30. Non-Pay Disconnects

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Here's how Non-Pay Disconnects is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Requested non-pay disconnects, and changes of service, while adhering to company procedures and safe work practices.
  • Performed reconnects, requested and non-pay disconnects, and changes of service, while adhering to procedure.
  • Performed full cable installs, reconnects, and non-pay disconnects.
  • Performed reconnects and non-pay disconnects and service changes.
  • Performed re-connects, requested and non-pay disconnects.

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31. T1

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Here's how T1 is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Managed rolling out of lines and all remote testing of digital systems, ranging from T1 to OC48 and DWDM Circuits.
  • Maintained information of all maintenance testing procedures, and processes for analog services, digital services, T1.5 and Frame Relay.
  • Installed LAN systems for Range Command Headquarters and high school; DSX and T1 systems from power supplies to user drops.
  • Installed and tested DS0 and T1 (dry loops) lines from the central office to the customer premise.
  • Experienced at testing/problem isolation at numerous levels of bandwidth hierarchy (DS0, T1,T3, OC3).
  • Experienced in the following: Installation and programming of the Siemens NT1- 220 ISDN Tone Commander equipment.
  • Coordinated, installed and tested voice, data and T1.5 circuits for Private Line Customers.
  • Advanced maintenance of telephone switching equipment; including the troubleshooting and repair of T1 circuits.
  • Performed fault isolation of T1, T3 and fiber optic carrier systems and facility equipment.
  • Configured communication equipment for use with ISDN, T1, dedicated, and dial-up technology.
  • Worked with local exchange company to troubleshoot and repair T1 and E1 access lines.
  • Implemented all phases of diagnosis, testing and troubleshooting of DSO and T1.5 circuits.
  • Tested and referred various T1 and T3 circuit issues to various Local Exchange Carriers.
  • Provided temporary telephone, data, fiber, and T1 links for convention participants.
  • Developed and trained technicians on Analog and Digital, DS1/T1 circuits and NRS.
  • Provisioned and maintained T1.5 facilities for internal and external AT&T customers.
  • Implemented and maintained complex BARS/NARS networking; troubleshot and repaired existing T1 circuits.
  • Tested and turned-up inbound and outbound services via T1.5 and T3 access.
  • Designed t1/t3 facilities, designed routes, administrative support for 350 employees.
  • Configured and tested T1 and T3 links that supported the ISDN platform.

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32. Radio Equipment

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Here's how Radio Equipment is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Designed and implemented test procedures and fixtures to accommodate two-way radio equipment where standardized procedures and fixtures were not available.
  • Installed radio communication equipment in a variety of vehicles, programmed and repaired radio equipment.
  • Provided preventive and corrective maintenance on radio equipment.
  • Performed installation of BFT's, MTS, and SINCGAR radio equipment into military vehicles according to lean six sigma obligations.
  • Provided work direction and participated in the installation, testing and service fixed and mobile radio equipment.
  • Established contact with different stations, and successfully tuned radio equipment to include antennas and power sources.
  • Installed, repaired and maintained a wide variety of communications radio equipment.
  • Assisted field technician troops in the re-installation of radio equipment.
  • Tracked incoming radio equipment and issued assets.
  • Maintained and repair of various Two-Way radio equipment including, Motorola, Ericsson, Midland, and EF Johnson.
  • Installed, operated and performed maintenance on multichannel line of site microwave radio equipment.

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33. Component Level

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Here's how Component Level is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Trained as an electronic technician specializing in component level repair of submarine communication equipment.
  • Performed component level repair on commercial audio equipment and closed circuit television systems.
  • Conducted testing procedures to component level using test equipment in complex electrical systems.
  • Performed component level repairs and module replacements to repair equipment and systems.
  • Repaired microwave communications systems down to component level...
  • Conducted component level troubleshooting using schematics.
  • Repaired microprocessors, power supplies, analog, digital circuits to the component level including surface mount soldering and de soldering.
  • Analyzed analog, GSM and CDMA cellular phones on manufacturing line down to component level on both front and back ends.
  • Maintained desktop, laptop computers to the component level and provided connectivity for Ethernet, token ring systems and peripherals.
  • Analyzed and repaired CDMA, TDMA, GSM, and NAMPS cellular radios down to component level.
  • Tested, troubleshot and repair cellular circuit boards in analog radio telephones to component level.
  • Worked with customers, vendors and ILEC testing and isolating troubles to the component level.
  • Processed all aspects of troubleshooting and repairing down to component level 2 Page
  • Provided component level testing on Base Stations and engineering support testing.
  • Repaired and resolved radio systems to component level.
  • Diagnosed and Repaired Cellular Phones to component level.
  • Soldered at component level and wire harness soldering.
  • Analyzed failures to component level and provided feedback.
  • Repaired electronics to the component level.
  • Diagnosed and performed component level repair and calibration of base stations, telemetry, consoles, and voting systems.

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34. Ensure Understanding

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Here's how Ensure Understanding is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Maintained effective two-way communications with employees to ensure understanding and support of policies, procedures and other management initiated actions.
  • Reviewed services with customer to ensure understanding and agreement.
  • Reviewed all requested services with the customer in order to ensure understanding and agreement.

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35. Cat6

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Here's how Cat6 is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Assisted in the testing of over 3,000 CAT6 lines and performed troubleshooting steps on over 150 lines that didn't pass.
  • Skilled in all areas of cabling, which includes (Coaxial - RG6/59, plenum and quad shield, Cat5e/Cat6e).
  • Installed, serviced, terminated, and tested cat5, cat5e, cat6, coaxial and 25-200 pair backbone voice cables.
  • Completed installation and termination of fiber optic cable (cat5 and cat6) for commercial applications.
  • Repaired, installed, terminated and tested voice (cat6), fiber and coaxial.
  • Implemented structured cabling and support of fiber, Cat6, and coax across campus.
  • Performed CAT5 and CAT6 installations and terminations, as well as high pressing terminations.
  • Determined pathways for fiber optic, Cat6a, 50 and 100 pair cabling.
  • Performed over 400 light crimp fiber terminations and over 500 CAT6 cable terminations.
  • Installed and terminated CAT5 and CAT6 cabling and punch down of 66 Blocks.
  • Pulled cable, terminated voice/data jacks and labeled Cat3, 5e, Cat6.
  • Pulled, labeled and terminated Cat6a according to code and industry standards.
  • Installed fiber/light-guide, copper, Cat5 and Cat6 cables and wires.
  • Terminated Cat3, Cat5, and Cat6 and terminate Fiber.
  • Routed and terminated CAT5e and CAT6 telecommunication wire.
  • Upgraded infrastructure from CAT5E to CAT6
  • Created and made connections for CAT5 and CAT6 (T568A & T568B) cables.
  • Led a four -man group installing and terminating cat6 data for Symantec's IT needs.
  • Pulled Cat6A, labeled and terminated to Cat6A Systemax jacks on their panels as well.
  • Installed the cabinets, the ladder rack including the suporting and terminations of the Cat6.

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36. Trouble Calls

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Here's how Trouble Calls is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Completed all certifications including defense driving course Completed daily trouble calls and Installs Communicated and educated customers on a daily basis
  • Responded to trouble calls and isolating the issue by recognizing similarities between past and present situation to increase productivity
  • Gathered technical information for trouble calls from non-technical personal
  • Recognized for low repeat trouble calls - resolved customer issues on first trip resulting in very low return trips/trouble calls.
  • Completed 202 telephone and television trouble calls contributing to shipyard productivity and crew morale.
  • Received trouble calls and created trouble tickets using the Remedy Help Desk Ticketing System.
  • Installed cable television, and troubleshot and repaired cable service on trouble calls.
  • Managed repeat trouble calls and kept the average under 6%.
  • Maintained an 8% rework rate on installations and trouble calls.
  • Completed daily routes of both scheduled and on-demand trouble calls.
  • Applied Troubleshooting techniques in all my trouble calls and installations.
  • Selected to handle complex technical issues during repeat trouble calls.
  • Recognized for maintaining low percentage rate of trouble calls.
  • Maintained a low volume of customer repeat trouble calls.
  • Handled corporate escalation trouble calls.
  • Responded to trouble calls and resolved/ repaired issues with currentservices in a timely manner.

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37. Security Systems

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Here's how Security Systems is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Installed security systems to included cameras, fire detection devises and intercommunication equipment.
  • Involved with installation and maintenance of security systems.
  • Wired and wireless security systems installation.
  • Completed and excelled in courses including network stability, diagnostics, troubleshooting, computer networking, phone, and security systems.
  • Supervised the design and implementation of security systems for communications, computers, data, and secure telephones.
  • Installed and maintained PA systems, fire alarm systems, security systems and medical alert systems.
  • Maintained floor plans of users, departments, building security systems and voice equipment inventories.
  • Installed new security systems or converted existing systems to work with new services
  • Installed security systems, voice and data networks.
  • Serviced tap replacement Installed and configured entertainment systems, regular cable systems, networking systems and security systems.
  • Installed and serviced Kastle security systems, card and fingerprint readers, door sensors, mag locks.
  • Installed Xfinity entertainment systems, regular cable systems, networking systems, and security systems.
  • Supported workstations, networks, telecom, and security systems.
  • Pulled and terminated coax and Cat 6e wires Placed security systems in homes and businesses Handled all communications in homes or business
  • Installed Addemco security systems Install Lenel security devices, such as door contacts, card readers, etc.

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38. Crisis Intervention

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Here's how Crisis Intervention is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Performed crisis intervention with clients when needed and performed toxicology/blood alcohol content on clients during intake.
  • Provided support services to clients, individual assistance in basic care areas, and crisis intervention.
  • Conducted intake and admission of clients Provided crisis intervention; assisted clients with ADL skills; and accompanied residents to apts.
  • Provided counseling and crisis intervention.

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39. Service Calls

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Here's how Service Calls is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Prevented revenue losing service calls through initial on-site customer education.
  • Audited and average of 500+ residential connections saving the company money on potential lost revenue and leakage related service calls.
  • Performed disconnects, changes of service, service calls, and install services within the customer's residence.
  • Maintained service calls as well as troubleshooted the drop from the tap to the customer's equipment.
  • Preformed service calls to trouble shoot and fix Internet as well as television issues for customers.
  • Performed eight service calls and three to five new installation calls daily for commercial customers.
  • Performed installs, service calls and change of services to meet and exceed industry standards.
  • Performed reconnects, requested and non-pay disconnects, service calls and changes of service.
  • Responded to customers service calls and trouble with service calls in particular service area.
  • Responded to service calls for disruptions of services, outages, and hardware failures.
  • Installed, maintained, and replaced customer equipment via service calls and/or appointments.
  • Performed installations and service calls on all three lines of business operations.
  • Completed service calls for video products and troubleshot the customer's equipment.
  • Conducted technical service calls for commercial clients supporting large and small businesses.
  • Handled a high volume of service calls and installations.
  • Handled data entry and database maintenance of service calls.
  • Performed service calls to troubleshoot equipment problems.
  • Performed, all reconnects and service calls.
  • Performed service calls, as needed.
  • Performed service calls and installations.

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40. Nortel

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Here's how Nortel is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Provided technical support for the installation and maintenance of NORTEL telecommunications systems.
  • Mirrored for managing SONET rings utilizing NORTEL Classic OC12, OC48 and OC192.
  • Sustained Support Information Network lines, Nortel telephone switch system and Military Alert Facility Network infrastructure.
  • Performed installation and maintenance on Nortel Succession Systems with Call Centers and VoIP capability.
  • Managed telecommunications installation and repair for hospital Nortel network.
  • Assisted and resolved problems that customers occur with establishing WAN connections using, Cisco router, Nortel/Bay router and CSU/DSU equipment.
  • Sustained Launch Facility (LF) Supplemental Information Network Nortel telephone system/Missile Alert Facility (MAF) Networks.
  • Installed and maintained NORTEL Meridian OPT 11 to 81 PBX, Meridian Mail, and Norstar Key systems.
  • Worked closely with Switch technicians and helped in the upgrade and installation of Nortel DMS-100 switch.
  • Maintained and Installed NORTEL PBX and Key systems equipment, in the tristate area.
  • Tested and turn-up of Nortel and Fujitsu Multiplex equipment (Basic Knowledge).
  • Maintained and programmed Nortel SL100 switching equipment on the campus of Purdue University.
  • Assisted with AT&T and Nortel switch software upgrades and retrofits.
  • Installed Meridian Mail and Meridian Max on some Nortel PBX's.
  • Performed all upgrades, hardware and software to Nortel PABX switches.
  • Maintained and repaired option 11 to 81 c nortel switches.
  • Managed and Supported Nortel Option 11C in Dallas, TX.
  • Provided technical support to the installations of Nortel switches.
  • Incorporated changes in Nortel switch and maintained records.
  • Conducted routine maintenance on Nortel DMS-100 Switch.

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41. Phone System

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Here's how Phone System is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Designed site-surveys for installation of telecommunications systems and maintained telephone systems.
  • Managed and supervised over telephone systems maintenance technicians.
  • Provided training to customers on operating telephone system.
  • Installed, Repaired, Maintenance, and Troubleshot: Two-way radios, Transmitters, Computers, Telephone systems, Microwave Systems.
  • Designed and programmed phone systems for various county departments, program voice mail boxes, program and record automated attendant.
  • Trained customers and new hires on proper operation of consumables such as cable boxes, Internet modems and telephone systems.
  • Assisted with setup and maintenance of networking and office phone systems Network Operations Center (Tulsa and Kansas City).
  • Installed and troubleshooted ships telephone systems (Pent era), which included wiring, wiring diagrams and splicing.
  • Maintained programmed and serviced the various telephone systems store to store, designed and installed paging and intercom systems.
  • Installed and repaired phone system and data routers including wireless, credit card machines, fax etc.
  • Applied communication theory in the installation, maintenance, and repair telephone systems/voice & data related equipment.
  • Completed formal inspections, flight evaluations and trained crews on the use of secure satellite phone systems.
  • Corrected 30 casualties to the IVCS phone system and 20 casualties to the sound powered phone circuits.
  • Installed and maintained communication systems (Fiber optics, data, and telephone systems).
  • Performed service/maintenance of ships on board systems (navigational, alarm, phone systems).
  • Installed portable telephone system for Secretary of State including moves and changes as needed.
  • Installed & programmed security alarm & telephone systems in residential & commercial settings.
  • Installed networks, closed circuit TV's, security and phone systems.
  • Provided user support for telephones and administrative tasks for the telephone system.
  • Interfaced printers with phone systems to generate SMDR and cost accounting reports.

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42. Cctv

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Here's how Cctv is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Configured and maintained CCTV security system for Presidential protective security staff.
  • Installed and serviced fire, nurse call, CCTV, CATV, access control, public address and security systems.
  • Served in several roles with full responsibility of installing telecommunication systems, alarm systems and CCTV units.
  • Installed, troubleshooted, and repaired data, telephone, cable TV and CCTV systems
  • Certified SITE and Secure CCTV technician, repaired down to the component level.
  • Installed and repaired CCTV, safety, security control, man down/perimeter alarms.
  • Monitored CCTV cameras, fire alarms, panic alarms, and trouble alarms.
  • Repaired security radar and CCTV systems for safety of personnel at the site.
  • Performed installation, testing, repair, and maintenance of CCTV systems.
  • Installed burglar alarm and CCTV systems in Detroit Public Schools.
  • Installed and repaired telephone, CCTV and home automation equipment.
  • Maintained CCTV, Security and CATV systems for American community.
  • Monitored residents' and visitors' activity on CCTV.
  • Installed card access and CCTV systems.
  • Installed and monitored CCTV equipment.
  • Redesigned the Pechanga Indian Reservation's CCTV scheme, which is now being implemented.
  • Installed CCTV cables and distribution equipment while in drydock Newport News, Va.
  • Maintained all Interior communications onboard which dealt with CCTV and PLAT.
  • Hooked up CCTVcameras and distribution devices.
  • Serviced and installed CCTV, Access Control, Alarm, And Nurse Call Equipment in school and hospital settings.

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43. HF

low Demand
Here's how HF is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Worked with engineering group to properly identify and resolve complex HFC/Network related problems.
  • Received military training in remote site UHF telecommunications electronics.
  • Developed and managed the process for 10 contractors to complete node sweeps during the HFC upgrades in Douglas County.
  • Designed and fabricated a test module for a meter used in the alignment of HF linear power amplifiers.
  • Maintained and repaired a suite of 25 UHF transmitters, 25 UHF receivers, and 12 UHF transceivers.
  • Helped Coast Guard with numerous Search and Rescue operations by guiding them with HFDF equipment and techniques.
  • Combined together with one antenna system formed one terminal of a UHF line-of-sight microwave radio link.
  • Designed and wrote promotional materials (brochures, direct mail letters) and databases for SHF
  • Performed locates of existing HFCP in order to prevent cable damage and system interruption.
  • Configured UHF communication system for BP Project (British Petroleum Company Colombia).
  • Led the construction of an HF communications site in a tactical environment.
  • Surveyed the HFCP in order to ensure service availability to potential subscribers.
  • Supervised staff in installation of 300+ vehicular UHF Motorola radio systems.
  • Converted Radios in OPS and Mobil Truck to URC200 UHF/VHS Radios.
  • Served in primary on-call rotation for HFC plant outages.
  • Involved with planning and layout of UHF radio systems.
  • Supervised Colombian Army radio-system (UHF).
  • Performed maintenance on HF, UHF, and T3 systems.
  • Maintained UHF, SHF, EHF transmitters and receivers for voice, data and satellite communications and supporting systems equipment.
  • Led a team of four technicians across multiple shifts to setup and operate a self-contained remote UHF communication site.

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44. New Equipment

low Demand
Here's how New Equipment is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Fabricated and installed cable for new equipment ensuring proper communication between individual devices.
  • Supervised installation of new equipment by contractors.
  • Worked with installation contractors to test, diagnose and bring all new equipment on line.
  • Prepared and presented training for customers on new equipment that was installed.
  • Educated customers on the functions of new equipment and services upon activation.
  • Provided assistance in testing and installation of new equipment and systems.
  • Worked in IT Construction installing, testing and provisioning new equipment.
  • Trained technicians on new equipment and inspected work quality.
  • Worked with Vendors to test new equipment.
  • Installed new equipment for customers.
  • Educated customers on the proper use of new equipment Repaired damaged and malfunctioning equipment while following policies and procedures
  • Participated in procurement, budgeting and installation process for new equipments.
  • installed new equipment to achieve optimal usability.
  • Installed,aligned, and balanced new equipment.

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45. Trouble Tickets

low Demand
Here's how Trouble Tickets is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Identified/Isolated resolved trouble tickets for Local Number Portability using various systems and interacting with customers.
  • Received customer requests and prepared documents/trouble tickets related to returns, servicing and exchanges.
  • Processed incoming/outgoing trouble tickets for customer related issues, specifically handling incoming emails.
  • Analyzed/isolated trouble tickets and restored service.
  • Documented and organized trouble tickets received.
  • Provided real time coaching to peers to improve the understanding of troubleshooting methodologies and reduce clearing times on trouble tickets.
  • Evaluated stats from various equipment, ran data tests where needed and escalated trouble tickets when necessary.
  • Decreased the average turn time of trouble tickets from 3 days to less than one day.
  • Interfaced with customers and technicians to determine actions needed to expedite resolution of trouble tickets.
  • Worked trouble tickets in timely manner to restore communication service and installation of new systems.
  • Created and tracked priority trouble tickets, with proper documentation, escalating when required.
  • Escalated trouble tickets with local carriers and within internal organizations to ensure faster repair.
  • Worked mainly as maintenance technician on digital data circuits (customer trouble tickets).
  • Handled trouble tickets, tracked and managed repair jobs, dispatched repair technicians.
  • Opened trouble tickets, fixed problem and turned up working service to customer.
  • Received and handled trouble tickets regarding Wi-Fi, Cabling, or frequency interference.
  • Monitored and accessed customer trouble tickets from a nationwide work list.
  • Received commendations from for going extra mile to resolve trouble tickets.
  • Analyzed customer trouble tickets for accuracy and corrected where needed.
  • Worked from start to finish on customer reported trouble tickets.

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46. GPS

low Demand
Here's how GPS is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Performed troubleshooting and maintenance on military equipment including satellite communications gear, combat radios, GPS systems and computers.
  • Installed 25 Blue Force Tracker GPS-based communications devices and ensured information assurance compliance with all associated role names.
  • Maintained and repaired GPS systems, mine detection systems, telephone switchboards and associated wire instruments.
  • Serviced marine, land mobile radio and GPS systems in the field.
  • Installed radios and GPS systems in buses for the Chicago Transit Authority.
  • Configured GPS and other tracking devices with BI TotalAccess Software.
  • Installed GPS systems on the cell tower sites.
  • Worked on President's National Risk Estimate identifying GPS satellite vulnerabilities for comms networks.

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47. Technical Support

low Demand
Here's how Technical Support is used in Communications Technician jobs:
  • Provided guidance/assistance and performed technical support assignments to independently resolve difficult hardware and software problems to over 500 staff members.
  • Credited with flawless technical support of 280+ classified and unclassified video teleconferences used for distributed training of Fleet.
  • Played key stakeholder role in successfully resolving technical support requests for Tokyo military customers and cooperative members.
  • Provided timely and quality customer technical support and service for an assigned Government Program contract.
  • Serviced existing customer accounts and resolved service issues via troubleshooting and providing technical support.
  • Provided outstanding customer-focused technical support and service for voice and data support calls.
  • Provided maintenance and technical support for MILSTAR/DSCS satellite communications earth terminals.
  • Developed inventory management system for all technical support media equipment.
  • Administered technical support to end-users in hardware/software proficiency.
  • Provided technical support to radio owners and operators.
  • Assisted in providing technical support in network management (Novel networks) and managing users of the remote and wireless networks.
  • Tested phone lines for opens and shorts and provided technical support to the central office technicians and field technicians.
  • Provided Tier 1 Technical Support for the repair group, and ongoing performance monitoring on the network.
  • Provided network technical support to LATA 1 and LATA 5 central office implementation of Signaling System 7.
  • Provided assistance to the Dispatchers providing technical support by phone and in person to the customers.
  • Provided in-office technical support and was the liaison with outside technical firm for bigger issues.
  • Provided technical support to field Communications Technicians, involved with switch support and customer concerns.
  • Provided technical support for Digital Subscriber Lines (DSL) to customers in 14 states.
  • Provided technical support for the County telephone technicians, creating tickets and dispatching for repairs.
  • Skilled in computer information systems, technical support, software applications, and system testing.

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20 Most Common Skill For A Communications Technician

Fiber Optic10.1%
Patch Panels6.5%
Communications Equipment6.4%
Customer Service5.8%
Internet5.2%
Hand Tools4.9%
Test Equipment4.1%
Trouble Shooting3.9%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Communications Technician

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Fiber Optic
Fiber Optic
10.1%
10.1%
2
2
Patch Panels
Patch Panels
6.5%
6.5%
3
3
Communications Equipment
Communications Equipment
6.4%
6.4%
4
4
Customer Service
Customer Service
5.8%
5.8%
5
5
Internet
Internet
5.2%
5.2%
6
6
Hand Tools
Hand Tools
4.9%
4.9%
7
7
Test Equipment
Test Equipment
4.1%
4.1%
8
8
Trouble Shooting
Trouble Shooting
3.9%
3.9%
9
9
Communications Systems
Communications Systems
3.4%
3.4%
10
10
Clearance
Clearance
2.8%
2.8%
11
11
Communication Technician
Communication Technician
2.4%
2.4%
12
12
Electronic Equipment
Electronic Equipment
2.3%
2.3%
13
13
Comcast
Comcast
2.2%
2.2%
14
14
Voip
Voip
2.2%
2.2%
15
15
IP
IP
2.1%
2.1%
16
16
RF
RF
2%
2%
17
17
FCC
FCC
2%
2%
18
18
Windows
Windows
1.9%
1.9%
19
19
Company Vehicle
Company Vehicle
1.8%
1.8%
20
20
PBX
PBX
1.5%
1.5%
21
21
Radio Communications
Radio Communications
1.5%
1.5%
22
22
LAN
LAN
1.4%
1.4%
23
23
PCS
PCS
1.4%
1.4%
24
24
Business Customers
Business Customers
1.3%
1.3%
25
25
VHF
VHF
1.2%
1.2%
26
26
Preventative Maintenance
Preventative Maintenance
1.1%
1.1%
27
27
Ethernet
Ethernet
1.1%
1.1%
28
28
Computer System
Computer System
1.1%
1.1%
29
29
Setup
Setup
1.1%
1.1%
30
30
Non-Pay Disconnects
Non-Pay Disconnects
1.1%
1.1%
31
31
T1
T1
1.1%
1.1%
32
32
Radio Equipment
Radio Equipment
1%
1%
33
33
Component Level
Component Level
1%
1%
34
34
Ensure Understanding
Ensure Understanding
1%
1%
35
35
Cat6
Cat6
0.9%
0.9%
36
36
Trouble Calls
Trouble Calls
0.9%
0.9%
37
37
Security Systems
Security Systems
0.9%
0.9%
38
38
Crisis Intervention
Crisis Intervention
0.9%
0.9%
39
39
Service Calls
Service Calls
0.9%
0.9%
40
40
Nortel
Nortel
0.9%
0.9%
41
41
Phone System
Phone System
0.7%
0.7%
42
42
Cctv
Cctv
0.7%
0.7%
43
43
HF
HF
0.7%
0.7%
44
44
New Equipment
New Equipment
0.7%
0.7%
45
45
Trouble Tickets
Trouble Tickets
0.7%
0.7%
46
46
GPS
GPS
0.7%
0.7%
47
47
Technical Support
Technical Support
0.6%
0.6%

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