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Communication Technician

Company: Denver Transit Operators
Location: Denver
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Communication Technician

This is NOT your "Father's" Railway Company! Come join an industry leader using new technology for commuter rail services.

Denver Transit Operators, (DTO) is a privately held company that has a 29-year contract with RTD to operate and maintain the new commuter rail system within the Greater Denver Metro area. We currently have opportunities to hire Communication Technician. The Communication Technician is responsible for inspection, testing and repair of the commuter railroad network and communications infrastructure, including voice, data, signal, and train control, CCTV and network security services.

What Will You Do?

As a Communication Technician, you will:

--- Align, adjust, and calibrate instruments by testing equipment per specifications

--- Assess faulty equipment, electronic components and circuits to locate defects and diagnose causes of malfunction

--- Replace defective wiring and components, and adjust mechanical parts

--- Maintain records of inspections, repairs, calibrations, and tests in Asset Works management system

--- Maintain the Operations Control Center (OCC) system, responding to trouble reports from end-users

--- Coordinate with contractors in maintaining the OCC

This is a safety sensitive position subject to the rules & regulations of the Federal Railroad Administration and their Drug & Alcohol policy.

What Will You learn?

Our Communication Technicians play an important part in keeping our locomotives on the move. We will teach you the dynamic workings of our commuter railroad network, as well as the communication infrastructure.

What You Need to Bring: (Position Requirements)

Associates degree in electronic/computer technology or equivalent experience
Minimum 3-year experience working electronic diagnosis and repair preferred
Experience in railroad train control inspection, maintenance and repair preferred
Ability to prioritize and accomplish multiple tasks with minimal supervision
Ability to work nights, holidays and weekends, including working overtime as needed
Must possess a valid state driver's license
Must pass a pre-employment physical examination

Physical Requirements:

Candidates can expect to be in a cab for much of their shift you may be required to perform the following physical activities.

Must be able to climb towers up to 40 feet high.
Stand for sustained periods of time and work in outside environmental conditions such as extreme heat or cold.

Pay:

Our Communication Supervisor can expect to earn an hourly salary of $29.80. Your performance & pay are reviewed yearly.

Benefits:

We provide uniforms, (11-sets of shirts & pants) & launder them for you!
You will receive a pair of Redwing work boots.
Paid holidays
PTO & Sick Leave Pay
Medical, Dental, Vision & 401(k)
Ability to work in a CLEAN state-of-the-art repair facility
Free RTD Light Rail & Commuter Train pass
Career advancement opportunities, (we promote from within!)

Training You Can Expect:

As a Communication Technician, you will receive classroom and hands-on training as part of a formal training program.

Why Should You Apply?

If you're looking to join a railway family that truly cares about you and your success; want work with new technology, hone your maintenance skills and do cool things, this is the place for you! Please apply by submitting your resume to us. We look forward to hearing from you!

Applicants who are authorized to work in the US will only be considered for this position. DTO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.%1995458%

Keywords: Denver Transit Operators, Denver , Communication Technician, Professions , Denver, Colorado

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