Senior Data Technician
at : MYR Group Companies

Date Posted: 6/11/2018

Job Description

Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc., one of the oldest and largest specialty contractors in the country, has immediate opportunities for Senior Data Technicians.

Senior Data Technician Duties:

Proven abilities to lead a crew of up to ten Technicians and ensure maximum efficiency and productivity. A Senior Technician shall be able to perform all tasks required for installation of a complete structured cabling system in a new or existing construction environment. A complete cabling system shall include (but not limited to); Category Se, Category 6, Category 6a, and fiber optic horizontal cabling, copper I fiber optic distribution backbone cabling, pathways I cable support systems, equipment rack I cabinet, cross­ connect blocks I patch panels, security I CCTV I MATV devices. A working knowledge of BICSI practices, TIA I EIA installation standards, and NEC Codes.


  • Read and understand all construction trade blueprints and industry symbols.
  • Understand and install cable pathway per current specifications.
  • Lead a crew of up to 10 technicians.
  • Proven knowledge and abilities of installation practices for Category 5e, Category 6, Category 6a, coax, fiber optic, CATV, MATV, Central  Office, Data Center,  outside plant construction and Test Equipment.
  • Proficient  with  installation  and  termination  of single mode  and multimode
    fiber  optic  cable,  to  include  ST,  SC,  LC,  MTRJ  connectors  of  at  least  3 manufacturers (Coming, AFL, Avaya, 3M, Hubbell, Nordx, etc.)
  • Must be able to extend circuits (T-1, ISDN, DSL, PBX, Key System, LAN) at a customer premise location and be able to troubleshoot these circuits effectively.
  • Can install and test Security/CCTV system devices.
  • Familiar with installation of DS3, DSI , DS-0, OC-48 circuits.
  • Current BICSI Certified Technician Certificate or proven work experience.
  • Certificates in at least 3 manufacturer installation procedures.
  • Possess basic computer skills.
  • Keep work areas in a safe and clean condition.
  • Proficient in installations of OM2, OM3, OM4 and fiber cables per industry standards
  • Terminate optical fiber strands with fiber optic connector
  • Set-up and operate a fusion splicer for splicing inside optical fiber.
  • Test installed work with commonly required testing apparatus, such as Fluke

Job Requirements

Senior Data Technician Requirements:

  • Current BICSI Certified Technician or proven work experience.
  • Certificates in at least five industry specified manufacturers training courses.
  • Familiar with Category Se, Category 6, Category 6a, coax and Test Equipment.

Wage is commensurate with experience.

Complete work history OR resume attachment is a must to be considered for employment. If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.

MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Phoenix, AZ
  • Job Type: Construction
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 6/11/2018

About Us

With roots dating to 1891 and nearly 5,000 employees nationwide, MYR Group has delivered some of the largest transmission, distribution and substation projects in the United States and is consistently recognized by Engineering News-Record (ENR) as one of the top 5 specialty electrical contracting firms in the country. And we’ve built strong and dedicated employees who have fueled our continued success!

The skills, talents and commitment of our employees is what makes MYR Group a leader in the electrical services industry by allowing us to deliver superior customer service and capitalize on new opportunities. In today’s world, long-term employees who feel valued, challenged and secure in their jobs seem to be more of the rule rather than the exception. Investing in those who invest in us is what makes our company so unique, and is something we are extremely proud of. We understand that providing a satisfying work environment helps us to get the most out of our people, and is what ultimately leads to personal achievement.

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