Field Technician - Telecommunications

  • $65k-$85k
  • Dallas, TX
  • Permanent
  • Telecoms
  • IP Networking & Transmission

Ever dreamt of being at the forefront of cutting-edge network technology?

You'll have the opportunity to join as a Network Field Technician in Dallas, working on the installation and turn-up of advanced DWDM and MPLS networks. 

With a competitive salary range of $65,000 - $85,000, this role offers a chance to be a key player in their network deployment team.


  1. Be at the heart of the action, performing site surveys and characterizing fiber optics to ensure top-notch network installations.
  2. Showcase your expertise in deploying optical networks, including DWDM, Carrier Ethernet, and IP/MPLS, adhering to Telcordia GR-1275 standards.
  3. Travel extensively to deploy, troubleshoot, and test optical networks, adapting quickly to changes in project scope and responsibility.

This position involves 75% field installation with nationwide travel, taking you to data centers, internet exchanges, telco central offices, and more.

If you're interested in this opportunity, apply here!


  • The Network Field technician will work under the direction of engineering staff & management to install and turn-up networks in their network factory and the field on customer premises
  • Key responsibilities include installing DWDM and MPLS networks to Telcordia GR-1275 standard (Telco Central Office), network provisioning, as-built documentation, and interfacing with customers’ engineering staff on site

Experience & Skills 

  • Extensive experience installing networks to the highest quality standards
  • Microsoft Office 365 Suite – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Outlook, and Visio (engineering graphing tool)
  • Ability to understand edit technical documents
  • Detail-oriented – projects often contain dozens of critical items that need to be cross-referenced & validated
  • Thoroughness and attention to detail is a critical job function
  • Aptitude for understanding the critical elements that go into the installation, testing, and documentation of a “five nines” reliable optical network and managing individual work to these critical reliability standards
  • Capability to effectively learn and apply new and evolving networking technologies through on-the-job training, industry classes, and industry certifications
  • Desire to work in a team environment
  • Train and mentor Associate Field Technicians

Salary Details  

  • $65k-85k
Jack Lawrence Head of IP USA

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