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Fiber Technician

Orlando, FL

Posted: 08/22/2019 Industry: OSP Technician Job Number: 1129 Pay Rate: 54,080

Position Summary:

BroadStaff is thrilled to be working with our client, a Telecommunications provider experiences in outside plant construction, as well as complete engineering for permitting and make ready applications, on their direct hire, full time OSP Fiber Technician/Lineman  position in Orlando, FL working project throughout the 1-4 cooridor between Tampa and Orlando.

The OSP Technician/Lineman will be responsible for hands on field builds of fiber  on both aerial(80%)/underground(20%) lines with some swap out of eqiupment along for with fiber lashing work.  The project work is supporting the Verizon 1 program.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Construct new wireless facilities within right of way including antenna  installations, radio’ s and cabinets/shrouds, electrical systems, grounding, coax cables and fiber
  • Repairs and maintains major cable system and structures such as broken lashing, replacing or re-sagging aerial strand, pole transfers, down-guys, aerial to underground conversion, substructure repairs and cable replacements related to system outages, maintenance, rebuilds and emergencies or hazard
  • Reads and interprets work orders, specifications, engineering drawings and/or cut sheets to determine work to be done in sequence of tasks.
  • Performs construction work such as digging holes, climbing telephone poles, placing and removing poles and anchors, pulling and stringing wire/cable from pole to pole, laying cable and conduit in the ground.
  • Operates power equipment such as compressors, pumps, blowers, hydraulic diggers, and hydraulic aerial lifts mounted on trucks.
  • Uses test equipment to  check for gas in manholes; may be required to empty water and other debris from manholes
  • Dismantles, moves, and removes aerial, underground or building wire, cable associated equipment and hardware.
  • Connects wires and cables to terminals and attaches/detaches various kinds of hardware to wires, cables, buildings, or poles.
  • Responds to and participates in emergency and outage situations that require heavy construction capabilities.
  • Ensures that all work considers the safety of the customer and general public

Job Qualifications:
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • 2 years of recent fiber lineman/technician experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of approved practices, procedures, tools, and materials used in wireless & telecom construction work.
  • Identify differences in wire and cable colors.
  • Required to lift moderately heavy equipment, such as radios and shrouds; climb structures; and stand for long periods of time.
  • Class A CDL required
  • Overtime will be required at times. In addition, hourly schedules will vary day-to-day and there can be extensive travel.
  • Ability to properly lift up to 75  pounds
  • Able and willing to work outdoors and in inclement weather

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1715 N Westshore Blvd Suite 350 Tampa FL 33607
(800) 417-1736, (813) 200-4559
Fax (800) 878-6568