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Electronic Equipment Rack Assembly and Test Technician

Electronic Equipment Rack Assembly and Test Technician
Alternate Job Title: Network Technician, Audio/Visual Systems; 

We need your "Racking and Stacking" skills to buildout AV systems to support our Sailors and Marines!

NOTE: an active Secret clearance, or the ability to pass a background investigation and obtain a Secret clearance is required!

Work site location and Zip Code: Gaithersburg, MD 20879 with possible travel required

OMNITEC Solutions ( has an opening in Gaithersburg, MD, for a Technician to assist in the building, configuration, and life cycle support of Broadcast, Cable TV and Surveillance Camera Systems for US Navy ships.

This is an ideal opportunity for a Junior to Mid-level task oriented Technician who truly enjoys hands-on "racking & stacking" challenges. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Build, integrate, install, and upgrade broadcast, IPTV, and surveillance camera systems that provide entertainment, training, and security for United States Navy, Coast Guard, and Military Sealift Command ships;
  • Interpret and understand system and equipment drawings and cable run sheets;
  • Integrate broadcast, cable, and IPTV equipment in racks;
  • Fabricate, terminate, and run audio cable inside equipment racks;
  • Fabricate, terminate, and run coax cable with BNC, F, and RCA connectors inside equipment racks; 
  • Fabricate, terminate, and run multi-pin cables inside equipment racks; 
  • Update computers, cameras, and other hardware/software associated with systems in the test center;
  • conduct system test & troubleshooting in our test facility;
  • Develop and update documentation for use by Field Technicians to maintain shipboard systems;
  • Strictly adhere to configuration management principles in building and maintaining systems, develop as-built drawings and documentation when changes are made;
  • Potential for travel to assist with installations on ships.

Required Skills:

  • 3 years experience with integration and maintenance of broadcast or cable television systems, IPTV systems, Home automation and security, VTC, or similar systems.
  • Ability to fabricate, troubleshoot and repair audio, video, network cabled systems;
  • Ability to use desktop and laptop computers for maintenance tracking and documentation development.
  • Ability to perform basic IP network and other configurations for PCs, cameras, and other host devices.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and to access tight shipboard spaces.
  • Ability climb ladders, walk long distances, carry tools and test equipment.
  • US citizenship and an active Secret clearance, or ability to immediately obtain one, is required as this position supports a DOD client.

Additional Helpful Skills:

  • Familiarity with IP-based television and/or camera systems;
  • Knowledge of video surveillance systems;
  • Knowledge of RF television distribution systems using coaxial and fiber optic cabling;

Please apply directly via this posting. If you experience any difficulties, apply via the "Careers" tab on our web site:

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