Communications Specialist

Quantam Solutions - Owensboro, KY 42301
September 2, 2020
Communications Specialist
Quantam Solutions
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Owensboro, KY 42301
Job details
Salary
$15 - $20 an hour
Job Type
Full-time
Contract
Requirements
• License: • Class D driving license
Preferred Qualifications
• Experience: • Repair and maintain DC chargers: 1 year
• The preferred applicant would have an Electronics degree and: 1 year
• Repair and maintain Feedline dehydrators and all associated: 1 year
• Maintain all remote tower sites in an assigned area and asso: 1 year
• Repair and maintain Microwave transceivers: 2 years
• Applicants should have at a minimum a 2-year degree in Elect: 1 year
• Repair and maintain Multiplexers: 1 year
• Performs technical functions in the installation: repair: mo: 1 year
• Microwave Communication: 2-way radio: Cellular: 1 year
• Education: • Associate
Full Job Description
Quantam Solutions provides IT solutions and consulting for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. We offer a competitive hourly wage, health benefits, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan. We're currently seeking a Communications Specialist for the Commonwealth of Kentucky's Commonwealth Office of Technology's Kentucky Emergency Warning System (KEWS).
JOB DESCRIPTION
The Kentucky Emergency Warning System (KEWS) is a highly survivable and redundant Public Safety microwave communications system carrying radio control, data, video, and voice traffic for government agencies. KEWS integrates the functions of several state agencies for use by state officials in emergency situations that require inter-agency communication and coordination.
• Normal working days: weekdays
• Normal work shifts: First (days)
• Overtime is required for this position
Repair and maintained the following: Microwave transceivers, DC chargers, Multiplexers, Feedline dehydrators and all associated equipment at tower sites. Performs technical functions in the installation, repair, modification and maintenance of electronic communications equipment, integrated directional radio equipment, maintains all remote tower sites in an assigned area and associated test equipment of the Kentucky Emergency Warning System; and performs other duties as required. Network basics needed.
Applicants should have at a minimum a 2-year degree in Electronics Engineering or similar Electronics degree. Experience in Microwave Communication, 2-way radio, Cellular Telephone Technician, or other Radio Electronics employment will be accepted as a substitute for education. The preferred applicant would have an Electronics degree and experience in a Radio Frequency (RF) technical position.
Applicants must have a valid Regular Operator (Class D) driving license. We are looking for candidates in Daviess County, but if a candidate lives near Daviess County in a surrounding county, we would like to consider that person also. A vehicle and all tools and equipment are provided.
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Pay: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour
Benefits:
• 401(k)
• Dental insurance
• Health insurance
• Paid time off
• Vision insurance
Schedule:
• Monday to Friday
• Overtime
Experience:
• Repair and maintain DC chargers: 1 year (Preferred)
• The preferred applicant would have an Electronics degree and: 1 year (Preferred)
• Repair and maintain Feedline dehydrators and all associated: 1 year (Preferred)
• Maintain all remote tower sites in an assigned area and asso: 1 year (Preferred)
• Repair and maintain Microwave transceivers: 2 years (Preferred)
• Applicants should have at a minimum a 2-year degree in Elect: 1 year (Preferred)
• Repair and maintain Multiplexers: 1 year (Preferred)
• Performs technical functions in the installation, repair, mo: 1 year (Preferred)
• Microwave Communication, 2-way radio, Cellular: 1 year (Preferred)
Education:
• Associate (Preferred)
License:
• Class D driving license (Required)
Contract Length:
• 1 year
• More than 1 year
This Job Is:
• Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
Company's website:
• iquantam.com
Work Remotely:
• No