Optical Fiber Technician ( Kandahar)

Bachelor's Degree   Multi City Full Time 1434
Date Posted:Apr 21, 2020
Closing Date:Jun 10, 2020
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:IT - Software,IT - Hardware,Computer Science,Telecome Engineering
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:4 - 5 Years
Contract Duration:1 year(s)
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Contractor
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About Afghan Wireless Communication Company:


Afghan Wireless is Afghanistan’s first wireless communications company. When it began operations in 2002, we founded Afghanistan’s mobile communications industry by being the first enterprise to offer cell phone service to Afghan consumers and businesses. For well over a decade, Afghan Wireless has driven the rapid growth of our nation’s communications market, through its innovative development and deployment of global-class High-Definition (HD) Voice Communications, Internet, Data and Mobile Payments Services. More than 6,000 people work for Afghan Wireless, and our Company is directly responsible for the creation of 100,000 jobs throughout Afghanistan.

Job Summary:

Kandahar OFC Technician is responsible for new installation, preventative maintenance of our existing OFC network and troubleshooting. 

Duties & Responsibilities:

 Splicing, testing, and troubleshooting of AWCC OFC Network 24/7 

 Coordinate fiber activities with other AWCC departments from the field 

 Perform fiber tests with OTDR’s, light source and meters.

 Terminate, splice, bonds/grounds and tests fiber optic equipment to division standards

 Assist Construction/Engineering departments in accepting and turning up the fiber network. 

 Perform installation of fiber optic equipment and patch and panels. 

 Monitor, communicate and perform corrective actions to fix problems affecting any fiber or fiber related equipment. 

 Install demarcation enclosures and other telecom equipment. 

 Must be well versed in modern fiber splicing techniques. 

 Must have experience with the following equipment: fusion splicer, mechanical splicer, OTDR, power meters, traffic identifiers, digital multi-meters, cleavers, strippers, buffer tube splitters, cable ring tools, hand tools, toners, duct etc.

 Ability to work under minimal supervision. And apply technical expertise to evaluate problems and implementing the best solutions. 

 Work a variety of schedules including normal duty and on-call duty. Schedule will include extended travel and overnight stays. 

 Maintaining project and safety documentation 

 Locating faults and mobilizing resources within minimal time to counter fault 

 Excellent communications skills.

 Must be skilled in fiber optic terminations 

Job Requirement:

 Diploma IT / Technical College Degree with minimum 4 years work experience in the field OFC network 

 Must have minimum 4 years working experience in OFC 

 Willing to travel to the remote part of the country.

 Familiarity with various test equipment; OFC power meters, 

 Multi meter, OFC cable testers and multi-purpose hand-held equipment.

 Ability to read and understand network design, specifications, and drawings.

 Good communication skills and the ability to operate in a team

 Environment

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Nangarhar, Kandahar
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