Outside Plant Lineman - COAX Cable XM360 Preventative Maintenance Technicians
We are currently looking for Outside Plant Cable System - XM360 Preventative Maintenance - Technicians with COAX Cable and/or Fiber OSP splicing experience.
Knowledge of Alpha XM360 Power Management system would be a plus. Candidates will be learning and using the XM360 Preventative Maintenance software program, while installing and performing maintenance on the OSP cable system.
Baltimore, Washington DC to Alexandria, VA Area
Tampa, FL to Daytona, FL Area
These are Perm Hire positions with full company benefits, company truck, tools and training, if you possess the skill sets.
Pay Rate: Negotiated rate based on experience
Responsibilities / Requirements:
Interpret buried underground and aerial telecom facilities in records, on maps and in the field with clarity and detail and make recommendations for changes in running line or construction methodologies
Work with customer's specifications
Operate equipment as necessary to complete jobs, i.e. bucket truck, digger derrick, tensioners, rope rigs, lashing equipment, etc.
Connect, Disconnect, Install, Remove, Move, and Transfer various communication devices on customer's facilities. (Cable- taps, line extenders, amplifiers, power distribution boxes, splice enclosures, etc.)
Perform storm restoration, if required
Perform various duties related to customer service including service changes, trouble shooting service outages
Instruct and trains OSP construction apprentices
Comply with proper safety standards/procedures and work practices according to company, state and federal laws
Maintain inventories of material and equipment for regional use, and transports needed equipment to the job site
Maintain a close interface with the Corporate Construction team and with all customer stakeholders regarding schedules, quality, and standards
Implement customers' standards of safety, installation quality, processes, and Communication methods
Enforce Corporate standards of professionalism, quality, safety, metrics, and processes
Accurately track all time and expenses, and report back to the project management office using approved methods
Strong interpersonal, listening, and communication skills
Ability to add or remove Common Systems equipment hardware
Ability to add or remove wiring and connections
Knowledge of the OH/UG construction principles
Ability to obtain valid Class A CDL driver's license within 90 days of hire date
Ability to climb poles of various heights or receive certification for pole climbing
Good interpersonal, communication skills
Good organizational, troubleshooting and problem solving skills
Understand basic and advanced OH/UG construction principles
Proficient in all phases OSP construction
Knowledge of line construction such as installing anchor holes, framing poles, setting poles, stringing & sagging, over-lashing, installing down guys, and installing pad mount gear.
Minimum of three years' experience as an OSP Construction Installer, desired
If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit your resume as soon as possible.