Sr Construction TechnicianInternal posting period: 4/19/2021 to 4/26/2021
Performs all types of cable repair, testing and technical analysis including acceptance testing, fiber optic construction and maintenance, transmission/noise isolation, operation of all types of heavy equipment, complex air pressurization problems and sealed plant repair.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
Interdepartmental - Frequent
Intradepartmental - Frequent
Customer - Frequent
Vendor - Frequent
DRIVING: Driving required, coupled with a clean driving record.
TRAVEL RELATED: Required for job site reporting as necessary
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: 1) Job requires distinguishing wire and cable colors; 2) Required handling 50 pounds frequently and 100 pounds occasionally; 3) Pushing, pulling, lifting, and bending; 4) Manual dexterity in the performance of tasks; 5) Working at heights; 6) Handling ladders; 7) Pole Climbing.
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT USED: Backhoe, cable plow, megger, ohmmeter, pusher, 3M modular splicing unit, locator, DAVAR test equipment, line truck, semi-truck, trailers, CSU and/or aerial devices, various hand/power, splicing and testing tools, shovel and rake, transmission, noise and isolation equipment, attenuation test sets, OTDR, fusion splicing and mechanical fiber splicing tools.
May be required to perform additional duties and tasks as required by the Company.
- Results obtained in standard tests for this position must meet minimum requirements established by the Company, in accordance with Company policy.
Strong leadership skills
Knowledge in all types of splicing activity, cable and safety test equipment and/or use of all types of cable construction equipment
Knowledge in first aid and CPR
Requires class "A" CDL driver's license
Job requires climbing; 6) Knowledge in reading and understanding CAF (Customer Access Facility) work orders
Basic AC/DC Theory
Good safety record
Job requires reading and writing English
Job requires driving vehicle with manual gear shift
Working aloft and in close spaces
Strong work ethics, integrity and positive outlook.
Fiber Optic construction and maintenance, transmission/noise isolation, sealed plant repair and/or operation of all types of heavy equipment.
Frontier Communications is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.