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ABcom Iowa City Low Voltage Foreman/Lead Prevailing Wage in Cedar Rapids, Iowa


• Direct and manage or work with cabling crews

• Build out telecommunications closets

• Install cable support systems which consist of cable tray, j-hooks and ladder tray

• Install cat 6 horizontal station cable, backbone cable, fiber optic cable and inner duct

• Install special systems, security, CCTV, audio visual, and fire alarm cable

• Terminate cat 6 horizontal 4-pair work-area outlet (modular connector) and optical fiber (multi-mode, single-mode, LC, SC)

• Perform copper splicing, fiber splicing (fusion or mechanical)

• Perform copper cable testing (UTP and coax) and optical fiber testing

• Perform both copper and optical fiber troubleshooting

• Must be able to work on ladders and use power tools

• Must have the ability to lift, carry, and set up a 50 lb. ladder

• Ability to work overtime as needed

• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

OSHA 10 required


Owns all company required communications technician hand tools, keeps them in good operating condition, and knows how to use them.



• 5+_ years’ experience in the communications cabling Industry

• Data Center experience a PLUS

• Demonstrate a clear knowledge of codes and standards

• Ability to complete and submit accurate documentation which tracks work progress including timesheets and other related documents

• Communicate with strong written and verbal skills

• Maintain a positive attitude and professional dress and demeanor


• BICSI Certified Technician -- Installer 1 or 2, Copper and/or Fiber

• Other manufacturer certifications

• Other certifications such as Confined Space, etc.



• Medical and dental benefits

• Paid vacation and holidays

• Training

• 401K retirement plan