Fiber Optic Splicer

Titus Systems, LP - Austin, TX (30+ days ago)


Job Summary

Titus is seeking an experienced Fiber Optic Splicing Technician for installation and splicing of fiber optic communications infrastructures. In addition, candidates must be able to troubleshoot, maintain, and repair fiber cabling of all types including inside and outside plant applications.

Responsibilities and Duties

A Fiber Optic Splicing Technician will:

  • Install and repair Fiber Optic and Copper Cable in a variety of environments
  • Deep knowledge of fiber optic splicing (fusion & mechanical), terminating (unicam, epoxy, “pigtail”), testing (OTDR, OLTS), and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to proficiently operate a Bucket Truck (Terex Hi-Ranger experience a plus!)
  • Proficient at reading and interpreting blueprints, maps, and diagrams
  • Must be capable of preparing and completing forms, reports, documentation, etc., and can apply basic rules of grammar, punctuation, dictation, and style.
  • Requires the ability to communicate and direct people to convey or exchange information; includes receiving instructions assignments or directions from superiors.
  • Be available to provide 24x7 emergency response support

Qualifications and Skills

The ideal candidate for Fiber Optic Splicing Technician will satisfy the following requirements and qualifications:

  • Must possess a minimum of three (3) years of experience as a Fiber Optic Splicing Technician.
  • Ability to perform manual labor, extensive walking, standing, use of small hand tools, hammer drills and ladders.
  • Ability to work extended hours and manage deadlines to accomplish required tasks as well as being subject to call backs.
  • Must have the skills and knowledge to perform fusion & mechanical splicing.
  • Must have the skills and knowledge to properly utilize OTDR, OLTS testing equipment and reporting software
  • Must be able to work outdoors in hot and very cold conditions.
  • Must be able to differentiate between specific colors and shades of colors on cable wires, etc.
  • Possession of valid Texas Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.
  • Must be able to pass an extensive background check due for secure area access.
  • Possession of a CDL Class B License or higher is a plus!
  • Must possess at least a High School diploma or GED equivalency
  • Current Texas Security license and OSHA 10 card a plus!

Benefits

WE OFFER:

  • Stable employment
  • Weekly Pay
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental and Life benefits
  • 401K Plan with Company Match
  • Advancement opportunities for outstanding performers
  • Working with a great team on high profile projects!

WHO WE ARE:

Titus was established in January 1985 and has been a 100% Woman Owned Business since 2013. Titus continues to achieve vigorous growth in a highly competitive market by forging lasting relationships with our customers through strong performance and a positive reputation for quality.

Austin is one of the leading areas for new construction nationwide, both in the public and private sectors. We currently have an extensive local backlog of high profile commercial, multifamily and institutional work that demands a high energy, top-quality oriented Fiber Optic Splicing Technician.

Titus is a privately held, independent electrical contractor proudly affiliated with the Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC), the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), and Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC). We have one basic premise that we operate under, OUR CUSTOMERS ARE THE SOLE REASON FOR OUR COMPANY’S EXISTENCE. Our motto, “Total Quality Commitment” is more than just words. It is truly our commitment to a higher professional standard for all our customers. Some companies say they’re committed to quality, Titus has it copyrighted!!!

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.75 to $29.50 /hour

Experience:

  • Fiber Splicing: 3 years
  • Aerial or Bucket Truck: 3 years
  • OTDR: 3 years

Education:

  • High school

Location:

  • Austin, TX

License:

  • CDL Class B