Telecom Lead Installer

  • Velocity Telecom Services
  • Sterling, VA
  • Apr 23, 2019
Full time Telecommunications

Job Description

Telecom Cable Installer Levels 3,4:
We are looking for experienced Telecom installation personnel to help grow our team of installation professionals to support our ever growing client work load. Your role will be to install Telecom equipment and cabling in client central offices, Co-locations, and/or Head-end sites in VA, MD, DC, DE, and WV.


  • Physically install CAT5, Enhanced CAT5, CAT6, and Fiber Optic Structured Cable Distribution Systems. 
  • Install outlets; pull cable; fire stopping and pre-termination including organizing, forming, dressing, and labeling cables to industry standards.
  • Terminate, assemble, and install 8-pin modular connectors and coaxial connectors, light crimp connectors, and optical fiber ST and/or SC ceramic connectors.
  • Accurately test copper and fiber (multimode and single mode) cables to required certification parameters utilizing appropriate test equipment as required.
  • Diagnose and correct copper and optical fiber problems.
  • Removal and demolition of abandoned cables.
  • Perform site surveys; read and use blueprints; and conduct visual site inspections.
  • Perform cable splices for copper and optical fiber (mechanical and fusion).
  • Perform and supervise work in retrofit and new construction environments and implement cut-overs.
  • Identify active circuits.
  • Experience with DC Power equipment

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5-7 years of experience working specifically in Central Office, Co-locations, and or Head-end environment, with references.



  • Hourly rate based on experience level.
  • Per Diem and mileage reimbursement when traveling.
  • Eligible for paid vacation plan upon one year of service.
  • Paid holidays.
  • Sign-on Bonus.
  • New hire referral bonus.
  • Participation in company Tri-annual bonuses plan.
  • 401k, Participation in Health, Vision, Dental, insurance benefits.