Full Job Description
AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.
THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:
Fortune 500 manufacturing and technology organization with significant investment in R&D and Innovation
Rich history with over 150 years of significant growth and innovation
Expanding global footprint in North America, South America, Europe and Asia
Industry leader within all 8 divisions and leader in each
Known for growing talent internally and promoting internally
WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:
Culture: Highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
Growth: Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
Opportunity: Ability to drive change within organization with a focus on process improvement
Stability: Strong executive leadership team investing in its talent and elevating the global footprint
WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:
Remote position- anywhere in the U.S.
WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:
Conduct all business activities in a manner consistent with corporate values and Code of Conduct with proper handling of confidential company and customer information.
Engage with customer(s) to insure needs and expectations are met.
Gather design requirements
Planning and designing fiber optic hardware and cable routing for both OSP and ISP applications.
Conduct pre-construction site surveys to verify cable routing, identify any obstacles that may result in additional construction costs, and take field measurements
Assist in the creation of splice plans, test plans, system as-builts, and other documentation
Physically perform Site Walk outs (preliminary, pre-construction, post-construction/final)
Develop a preliminary design based on field walkout using Fiber Pass software
Statement of Work Generation
Ensure activities are being performed in an appropriate manner by contractors and vendors
Coordinate, monitor and consult on fiber optic plant construction activities to ensure products are being installed within customer guidelines and manufacturer standard recommended procedures.
Conduct regular safety audits to ensure all contractors are working within OSHA safety guidelines
Provide daily reports to the project manager outlining construction progress on all installations located in the assigned area of responsibility.
Working knowledge of fiber optic fusion splicing, testing, and troubleshooting.
Troubleshoot potential warranty issues using provided equipment such as OTDR, Visual Fault Locators (VFL), and Optical Test Sets.
Understanding of local cable placement best practices.
Familiar with local permitting and construction codes.
Manage Construction Documents
Manage Change Orders
Perform job Completion documentation and activities
Perform project Invoicing and Billing Activities
Data Entry as required
Personal computer (PC), and Plotter/Printer.
Software: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project, AutoCAD, MS Visio.
OTDR, optical power meter
Field connectorization kits and other optical cable installation and test equipment.
Develop a proficiency with network design related software (e.g. Fiber Pass)
Network mapping software, Google Earth.
Develop a proficiency with custom Network Management Systems such as NDS, GE small world.
Other field tools as required by the project circumstances
Personnel indirectly managed:
Other project related field resources
THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:
Two years experience in Telecommunication and/or Project Management preferred.
Bachelors Degree in telecommunication engineering or project management preferred.
Previous experience with CCS optical products is desired.
Remote work experience entailing project planning, network design, documentation, and workflow management.
Strong interpersonal and communications skills.
Strong organizational and planning skills.
Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Visio and/or graphics drawing programs is a plus.
Fluent in English. Ability to speak other languages is a plus.
Willing to travel extensively. Requirements are 50% or more of time spent traveling.
Person ideally willing to remain in this position for a minimum of two years.