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OSP Engineer

Milwaukee, WI 53202

Posted: 01/30/2020 Industry: OSP/Fiber: Engineer Job Number: 1368 Pay Rate: 35.00

Job Description


Broadstaff is happy to be working for our client, a predominantlycommericial fiber suppliery offering Engineering, Installation, Service Delivery and Network Operations Support, on their 6 monthe Contract To Hire position based in  Milwaukee.

Why is this Job For You?

Are you a highly technical and experienced Outside Plant Engineer with hands-on experience in aerial and underground fiber construction for carrier-grade fiber networks? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment that includes construction and trouble management responsibilities for all aspects of physical fiber optic plant? Are you a road warrior comfortable with being out in the field up to 70% of the time to manage and support Ohio’ s fastest fiber optic network and its customers and facilities? If so, you may be the perfect candidate for the position of Outside Plant (OSP) Engineer with our client!

Job Responsibilities:
  • Manage multiple fiber plant construction projects to include overseeing permitting for your projects and construction activities and vendors as well as materials procurement organizations and partners.
  • Perform pre-construction walk outs to determine most optimal fiber routes for customer laterals and backbone
  • Develop accurate Statement of Work (SOW) packages to include cost estimates and Outside and In-Building Fiber routes (primarily in CAD or Google Earth formats)
  • Perform fiber optic and Ethernet line testing in relation to accepting newly installed plant or trouble repairs. Testing will include the use of OTDR, Power Meter, and/or other similar Test Sets
  • Perform Post construction Quality Assurance of contractors work to ensure work is met to Standard Telecommunication Construction Standards and has met the Scope of Work requirements
  • Microsoft Word, Excel, and Visio, CAD, and Google Earth Software
  • Availability to perform on-call work as prescribed to include after-hours (nights and weekends) call-outs

Job Qualifications:
  • 2+ years installing/troubleshooting Fiber Optic and Ethernet Physical transport in a service provider environment
  • 1+ years testing and delivering high speed telecom services using test units such as OTDR, Fusion Splicer, Power Meter, and other Fiber Optic test Sets
  • 1+ years directly managing inside and outside plant construction projects, capital budgets, and contractors
  • 1+ years developing fiber routes for both outside placement and in-building placement
  • Current Fiber Optic (FOT) or BICSI Certifications (Installation and Testing)
  • Previous facilities management experience
  • Previous experience using inside/outside plant topology software such as Nexus and GraniteAbility to work in all climates
  • Ability to lift 60lbs
  • Ability to be on-call/rotation

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Amy Nowack

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