Telecommunications Technician

  • Dominion Energy
  • Bridgeport, WV, USA
  • Aug 08, 2019
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

This position is located in Bridgeport, West Virginia.

This position is not eligible for relocation assistance.

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work Visa for this position.

Job Summary

Dominion Energy is seeking an energetic, detail oriented Telecommunications Technician to work out of our White Oaks location in Bridegport, West Virginia. 

In your role as a Telecommunication Technician, you will apply your basic knowledge of all areas of telecommunications and perform maintenance on telecommunications equipment. 

Other duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Installation and wiring of routers/switches along with coordination with multiple groups for configuration and troubleshooting.
  • Avaya PBX Moves, Adds, and Changes.
  • Mobile Fleet field communication installations including pedestals, mobile radios, and carrier equipment.
  • Effectively identifies and utilizes the proper resources to develop solutions and devise new approaches to problems encountered in work assignments.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
  • Working knowledge  of 4-wire data circuits, T-1 circuits, pots lines, Fiber Terminations, 48 volts, 135 DC voltage, OPX, FSX, FXO, E&M tie lines, and data circuits demonstrated by 3-5 years of related experience.
  • Minimum of 1-3 years’ experience in PBX Moves, Adds & Changes required.
  • Skilled in the use of T1 transmission test set, BERT test set, error testing, and PRI testing equipment.
  • Skilled in the use of various cabling and familiarity with color coding requirements for cabling identification, 66m block, 110 block, wire wrapping, cat 5/6 cabling.
  • Ability to work on programming/installation of Channel Banks/Mux, CoastCom
  • Ability in the use of 2 way radios in mobile vehicles as well as handheld units, and IFR Radio test equipment.
  • Must be safety conscious, and detailed oriented.
  • Able to respond effectively to diverse demands.
  • Must provide personal availability and maintain rotation on call status.
  • Physical Ability: Must be able to lift 45 pounds.
  • Must be able to see color and distinguish between colors.
  • The Company is actively seeking United States military veterans who meet the qualifications outlined above
Education Requirements

Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: High school graduate , GED



Working Conditions
Cold Up to 25%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%
Loud Noise Up to 25%
Operating Machinery Up to 25%
Outdoors Up to 25%
Test Description
No Testing Required