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L3Harris Field Technician D in Kansas City, Missouri


Job Title: Field Technician D

Job ID: AS20210305-60644

Job Location: Kansas City, MO

Job Description:

L3Harris is looking for a Field Technician to perform installation, maintenance, and repairs to a variety of telecommunications systems, cabling, and other related system equipment at customer locations across an assigned geographic region.

This individual will work closely with the Network Operations Command Center (NOCC) receiving dispatches and service requests supporting Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) programs.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for the installation, repair, configuration, test and preventative maintenance of network equipment, telecommunications equipment and computers.

  • Perform basic software troubleshooting and diagnostics and assist with the setup and configuration of system hardware and software.

  • Provide technical support to end-users and install both hardware and software including operating systems, office applications, and computer hardware.

  • Service various network components and network test instrumentation including:

  • Cable connectors and replacements (RJ-11, RJ-45, DB-25, V.35, RS-449)

  • Fiber

  • Multiplexes, Network topology, Frame Relay, Fractional T-1, SONET Network Technology, ATM, Private Line, Voice and Data applications

  • AD and DC including 3 Phase AC

  • JDSU HST, Ameritech AM5XT, Sage 935, Digital Oscilloscope, Halcyon 704A, Para-scope or other T1/DS3 Test sets.

  • T1 Testing Specifications, DS3 Testing, Digital Testing (BERT), and Analog VG Testing within Bell Core Standards.

  • Serve as the point-of-contact for unresolved problems from the company’s Help Desk and NOCC.

  • Maintain records on repairs, down time, changes, and updates.

  • Periodically climb ladders and step stools, to reach heights of approximately 10 feet (3.05m), and periodically lift up to 50 pounds (22.67kg)

  • May work outside regularly scheduled hours to meet operational needs and to respond to after-hours emergency calls

  • May travel up to 100% of the time to remote sites within a 3-hour drive radius of the base location.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance


  • Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license, and a satisfactory driving record, as conditions of initial (and continued) employment

  • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 6-8 years of prior relevant experience or 2 years post-Secondary/Associates Degree with a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience.

    Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Familiar with configuration and operation of the 24VDC & 48 VDC power supplies

  • Knowledge on Network+, CCNA, CCNP, CCNA Wireless, A

    • Experience working remotely across a geographically dispersed team

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.