Entergy Communication Serviceman 1/C, 2/C, or 3/C in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Communication Serviceman 1/C, 2/C, or 3/C

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Date: May 16, 2018

Location: Baton Rouge, LA, US

Company: Entergy

This position will be filled as Communication Serviceman 1/C, 2/C, or 3/C depending on experience.

Job Summary/Purpose

Under limited supervision, with significant latitude for planning or laying out of working details, with responsibility for results, must be able to perform work of significant difficulty involved in the installation, provisioning, and technical support of all types of telecommunications equipment, and be qualified to do the following and related work as assigned:

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Perform telecom circuit provisioning and issue resolution; system hardware installation, system moves and changes, and system outage resolution.

  • Execute orders effectively and efficiently.

  • Be proficient in the use of test equipment, such as Volt-Ohmmeters, RF Power Meters, Frequency Counters, Communications Service Monitors, Optical Power Meters, Transmission Impairment Measurement Test Sets, T-1 Test Sets, DS-3 Test Sets, and Optical Time Domain Reflectometers.

  • Plan, layout, and perform work assigned in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Direct work of crew members, instruct and train other employees.

  • Act in a leadership capacity when authorized.

  • Available for afterhours call out on issues and problems as it relates to Telecommunications.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum education required of the position

2 year Electronics Technology Degree, or relevant experience.

Minimum experience required of the position

0-5+ years’ experience in at least three of the following areas; voice system support, two-way radio system support, fiber optic transmission system support, microwave radio system support, or AC and DC power plant support.

Must have worked for at least two years as qualified Communications Serviceman 2nd Class, or have had equivalent experience in related work, having all qualifications of the Communications Serviceman 2nd Class.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

  • Have a complete working knowledge of electronic circuitry and electronics theory.

  • Be able to understand technical problems and perform a wide variety of non‑routine work where only general methods of procedure are available.

  • Must comply with the Company safety policy and all regulatory body rules and regulations.

  • Must supply personal tools used in work.

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

Be able to maintain a valid Driver’s License, TWIC card or other applicable required license, background check, or ID.


Primary Location: Louisiana-Baton Rouge

Job Function :Information Technology

FLSA Status :Nonexempt

Relocation Option: Not approved

Union description/code :GSU BARG-U01

Number of Openings :1

Req ID: 79622

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%

Nearest Major Market: Baton Rouge

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