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Job Vacancy Announcement Detail

Employer: Micronesian Telecommunications Corp. dba. IT&E
DBA: Micronesian Telecommunications Corp. dba. IT&E
Address: P.O. Box 500306
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
96950 United States
Phone: 670-234-6600
Other Number: 670-285-9137
Contact Micronesian Telecommunications Corp. dba. IT&E via email

Job Vacancy Announcement JVA
JVA Type: Renewal
Island Saipan
FLSA Covered? Yes, covered
DOD related? No
PERM related? * No
VEVRAA related? No
Original Number of Openings: 1
Number of Openings Currently Available 1
Specific Worksite location: Tekken Street, Susupe Village, Saipan
Job Classification: Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations
Announcement Number: 24-02-104901
Job Classification: Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations
Opening Date: 2/26/2024
Closing Date: 3/12/2024
Salary Range: $19.27 to $19.27 / Hourly
Job Duties: The RF Technical Specialist provides technical engineering support for IT&E’s local and international RF operations and assists in preparing the engineering requirements for RF proposal development, as well as repair, install and maintain RF equipment; assists in the development of new and replacement RF equipment requirements; performs selected duties normally falling under the RF Division, as assigned by the RF Manager. This position will work under the guidance and general supervision of the RF Manager. The Employee will: • Monitor network performance for GSM, LTE, and HSPA+ systems by performing test of systems by driving testing equipment to various sites; interpret data from wireless switches to evaluate network performance; determine and implement necessary corrective action. • Assist in the RF Engineering and optimizing. • Repair, install and maintain RF equipment • Inspect completed work to ensure all hardware is tight, antennas are level, hangers are properly fastened, proper support is in place, or adequate weather proofing has been installed. • Bolt equipment into place, using hand or power tools. • Test operation of tower transmission components, using sweep testing tools or software. • Run appropriate power, ground, or coaxial cables. • Assist in designing the optimization and lead performance related activities for clusters and the market • Work across IT&E deployment team to ensure deliverables are met throughout all stages of the project. • Work directly with contractors in dosing the antenna, azimuth, tilting and drive testing performances. • Assist in designing and building wireless sites and switch and wireless equipment upgrades; program switches for new wireless equipment being installed; pre-test all wireless products for network compatibility. Assist in the planning and performance of both software and hardware upgrades to the wireless switches. • Ensure equipment vendor/manufacturers’ performance standards are fully compliant with the required specifications, meeting both North American and international standards. • Assist in determining necessary wireless switching and other system upgrades to meet forecasted market demands. • Assist in providing design-engineering support to the development of wireless proposals. • Assist in keeping engineering records current. • Assist other engineers and in their areas of responsibility, as needed. • Ensure cellular towers and telecommunications equipment are monitored and maintained. • Assist the RF Division in product testing and evaluation, as necessary and as assigned by RF Manager.
High School Diploma Required? Yes
Qualification Requirements: 24 months of experience as Radio, Cellular, Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers is required. Certification in Tower Climbing.
Full or Part Time: Full Time
Hours per Week: 40
Hours per Day: 8
Payment Frequency: Biweekly
Overtime Available: Yes
Overtime Rate: $28.91 - $28.91
Rate x 1.5 per hour Exempted: No
Specify All Payroll Deductions: All federal and local taxes; partial deductions from employee's paycheck authorized by the employee: If the employee signs up for the following: -Health Insurance: 35% employee deduction -Dental Insurance: 50% employee deduction -Life Insurance: Employer pays for basic life insurance, however, the employee has the option of signing up for more at his/her own expense -Gym Membership: Employer pays $20.00, employee pays $30.00 -401K: Employer matches employee up to 6% of compensation at 75% on the $1.00; employee can contribute up to the maximum amount allowable by law -Gas Card: $0.92 off the gallon at IP&E (Shell) Authorized monthly charges are deducted from employee’s paycheck.
Required tools, supplies and Equipment to be provided: Workers will be provided, without charge or deposit charge, all tools, supplies, and equipment required to perform the duties assigned.
Anticipated starting date of employment: 5/1/2024
Anticipated closing date of employment: 1/1/1900
Housing Provided: No
Food Provided: No
Transportation required: No
If transportation is required, daily transportation to and from the worksite(s) will be provided to the workers. Daily pick-up place(s) will be at: N/A
Fringe Benefits: NONE
Comments: THE MICRONESIAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS INC. dba IT&E is looking to fill one (1) RF TECHNICAL SPECIALIST position in Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Work will be performed only at THE MICRONESIAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS INC. dba IT&E, Northern Mariana Islands, CNMI. This is a TEMPORARY, full-time position and we are looking to fill the job opening for employment from 05/01/2024 to 04/30/2027. Terms & Conditions of Employment: Worker will be paid no less than $19.27 per hour. Overtime will be paid at a rate of 1.5 times base hourly rate. The employer will offer 40 hours of work per week. TRAVEL ONCE OR TWICE A MONTH TO ROTA OR TINIAN WHEN CLIENT REQUESTS RF TECHNICAL SPECIALIST ASSISTANCE FOR INSTALLING, MAINTAINING, TROUBLESHOOTING TOWERS AND OTHER RF RELATED EQUIPMENT/WORK. Hourly work schedule is 8:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m. How to apply: Employer will provide job order with CNMI Department of Labor via JVA system and applicants may apply digitally at or Interested applicants may contact employer by email at They may also apply in person during regular office hours of 8:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday at Tekken Street, Susupe Village, Saipan. Applicants are also encouraged to inquire by phone at (670) 234-6600 during regular hours. Applicants may be interviewed for the job opportunity Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m.