I have devoted the last 15 years to Ntelos communications, 5 in the cable/ wireline department and 10 in wireless. I have 5 years experience employed by Actel communications as a lineman where I worked as crew chief and was in charge of project management. I spent 2 years with Sprint communications as an installer/ service tech installing new voice and data for residential/ commercial purposes. I was laid off after 2 years of service and shortly there after went to work for Ntelos. Professional Experience in Fiber/ copper Splicing: I have 5 years experience terminating and splicing fiber/ copper. Data/ Voice: I have 8 years experience terminating and trouble shooting data & voice jacks for office /home using various tools and test equipment. Land Line construction: I have 5 years experience operating large and small ditch witch type equipment. I've also used boring and push equipment to install large under ground telephone lines ranging anywhere from 200 pair to 1400 pair. I have terminated and spliced large land line cable. I have experience in pole climbing/ construction working with bucket trucks and using lasher's to install fiber/ telco lines. I've driven large line trucks pulling large cable trailers. T1 Installer: I have experience installing and terminating T1 switches. Cable Installer: I have 4 ½years working in the cable department for Ntelos installing and trouble shooting wireless microwave grills (ANT) for cable TV. I also have headend experience working with all types of test equipment for microwave signal. Line Man: I have 5 years experience running multiple data/ voice lines. I also have experience installing 25-150 pair cable for inside construction and terminating both ends on a 66/110 block. Cell Tech for Fields Operations: I have great skills working with Actel Lucent 4.0/ 4.0b base station cellular equipment and I have faith in myself to be able to adjust to new technology in a very fast pace. I also have experience installing microwave T-1 using dragon wave and Lynx. I also have experience using Ethernet routers 7705/ 7750. (CELL TOWER: As a tech I've come to understand a lot about the operations of cell towers and have experience working with Honeywell tower light/ alarm equipment. My responsibilities were to maintain the grounds and do monthly inspections for missing copper grounding, hazards and tower light outages. In some cases I've also had to contact the FAA to open trouble tickets.) Test Equipment: Multi-meters, RMT soft ware, Anritzu Power meters, T-10/ T-bird, Wiltron, Lap Top PC, Radiation alarm equipment, Microwave signal meter, Sweep set/ PIM gear, Ethernet/ fiber/ T1 testers. Commercial Power: I have experience disconnecting and reconnecting generators to commercial power to restore power during major power outages. I have experience in both A/C and D/C voltage. (I also have experience trouble shooting and repairing small engines.) Cell Swap: I have experience swapping wireless base stations such as micro mini, mod cell, mod 2.0, mod 4.0, mod 4.0b. during the last 5 years I've played a major role with Ntelos in the removal/ replacement of 400 outdated base stations as a major company wide network upgrade.
Microsoft Visual Basic® 6.0, Microsoft Office XP, Microsoft Windows® 2000, Adobe PhotoShop and PageMaker, RMT soft ware, Windows 7 & 8.
AC/DC power and control systems
Superior troubleshooting skills
Test equipment operation
Commended for attention to detail and accuracy.
I have been working for nTelos as a cell tech for the past 15 years. I have great skills installing/ repairing/ maintaining Actel Lucent 4.0/ 4.0b base station equipment. I also installed/ repaired microwave T-1 shot using dragon wave and Lynx equipment. I installed/ repaired Ethernet 7705/7750 routers. In this cell tech position my responsibilities also included managing the network via PC logging into the switch entering commands to restore / trouble shoot parts that could cause a higher drop call rate. (CELL TOWER: As a tech I've come to understand a lot about the operations of cell towers and have experience working with Honeywell tower light/ alarm equipment and it was my responsibility to maintain the grounds and do monthly inspections for missing copper grounding, hazards and tower light outages. In some cases I've had to contact the FAA to open tickets.)
Adobe PhotoShop, PageMaker, electronics, Microsoft Office XP, Windows 7,8, 2000, Programming.
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