Cable Television Technician II

Job Locations QA-Doha
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(12/10/2020 10:00 AM)
Information Technology
Location : Location
Clearance Requirement
Job Requires Relocation


SOSi is seeking a Cable Television (CATV) Technician II to support the 379th Communications Squadron in Qatar.


**This position is contingent upon contract award**


  • Provide Intermediate level experience in the installation, maintenance, repair, alignments, testing and troubleshooting of CATV broadcast equipment as specified.
  • Supply, install, operate and maintain CATV systems and equipment, including the Government satellite cable network and FM Armed Forces Radio and Television Service radio broadcasts and support the day-to-day technical operations of the CATV infrastructure.
  • Install, repair and maintain CATV equipment and subsystem equipment, existing cables, junction boxes and interface equipment.
  • Install inside cable plant coaxial cable to support expansion of the system, including support to identify defective cable, replace and bury CATV cabling.
  • Support Commanders’ Access Channel, Force Protection Channel and Morale Channel.


  • Intermediate level of “Hands On” experience in support of installations, repair, and troubleshooting or maintenance of communications systems or equipment.
  • Must have the technical knowledge to solve complex problems, understand the interrelationships of circuits and be able to exercise independent judgement.
  • In Scope DoD Secret clearance.
  • Candidate must successfully meet Visa and CRC processing requirements to include USCENTCOM SG MOD 14 and 15.
  • Candidate must have a valid US passport.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in the installation, maintenance, repair, alignments, testing and troubleshooting of CATV broadcast receive equipment.
  • Familiarization with:
    • Downlink antennas
    • LNB’s
    • Decoders
    • Modulators
    • Signal monitors
    • Fiber Optic Distribution
    • Video ticker system
    • Phase Alternating Line (PAL) Encoding System
  • Fluency in a foreign language desired but not required.

Working Conditions

  • This position is in an environment with austere and challenging conditions in extreme heat.
  • There may be lifting and climbing requirements up to 25 pounds and 50 feet.


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