Fiber Technician / Lead

Optical & Telecommunications Solutions - Addison, TX (30+ days ago)

Optical & Telecommunication Solutions (Optical Telecom) is a wireless telecommunication design, installation & integration company based in Dallas since 2001. We are currently seeking Fiber Field Technicians/Leads for full-time employment positions to support our field operations team.

Positions and Duties:

  • Fiber Optic Technicians - Level I, II, and Lead
  • Install Copper / Fiber Cables, Dress, Terminate, and Test
  • Troubleshoot


  • Dallas, TX or Houston, TX based and available for multi-overnight travel.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Use of basic hand tools & equipment.
  • Installation of coaxial or fiber cabling, mounting supports and dressing of the cabling.
  • Climbing and working off of a ladder.
  • Ribbon Splicing and OTDR/Power Meter testing Single Mode Fiber.
  • Knowledge of setting up and programing RF and Fiber Test Equipment.
  • Previous working and/or hold certificates for operating scissor or boom-lift equipment.
  • Capable of reading and understanding building construction drawings.
  • Wall Penetrations / Floor Cores and Fire Stop.
  • Installation of telecommunication equipment, racks, cabinets, cable ladder and misc. equipment, including transmission equipment, power, alarms, punch-down and dressing / labeling of components.
  • Capable of physically bending, reaching and lifting up to 50 pounds.
  • Understanding and use of established safety requirements & procedures and/or hold OSHA certificates.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Pay will be based on experience level.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life.
  • Paid Vacation.
  • Paid holidays.
  • 401K Retirement
  • Travel Per Diem

Only candidates eligible to work in the United States of America and are presently Dallas-Fort Worth/Houston area residents and/or will be moving to Dallas/Houston need apply. Furthermore candidates must:

  • Willing to travel up to 3 weeks at a time.
  • Possess a Valid Driver License.
  • Pass Background, Drug Test and MVR (driving record) Pre-Employment Screening.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • High school


  • Driver's License