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OSP Engineer - III at Experis

OSP Engineer - III

Experis Rolling Meadows, IL Full-Time
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Description:


JOB TITLE:

OSP Engineer - Network Maintenance and Relocations

MUST HAVE SKILLS:

* Strong leadership and project management skills.
* Strong vendor management skills working with OSP construction and engineering firms.
* Excellent oral, written, and listening skills. Capable of interacting with customers and co-workers at all levels including executives.
* Detail oriented, well organized, and effective in multi-tasking
* Capable of working independently to achieve deliverables and resolve urgent/complex issues
* In-depth knowledge of fiber optic engineering principles, OSP construction practices and industry standards.
* Knowledge of steps involved in working OSP projects from design and permitting to construction, fiber splicing and optical testing.
* Working knowledge of right-of-way property rights and permit acquisition.
* In-depth knowledge of OSP network design and GPON networks preferred.
* Experience with fiber circuit inventory databases and workflow applications.
* Experience with engineering and software applications including: Visio, AutoCAD and geospatial applications (ArcGIS/ESRI, 3GIS, Google Earth, etc.)
* Strong computer skills and working experience with MS Office and Google applications.
* Knowledge of creating and working with MS Excel worksheets required

Note: Candidate must have their own PPE (Personal Protection equipment) necessary to perform site walks at live construction sites.

DESIRED SKILLS:

* Past experience working with a Client network and local OSP construction practices in Chicago preferred.

JOB DUTIES:

* Responsible for managing engineering and construction activities associated with expanding and maintaining Client's outside plant network in Illinois and NW Indiana.
* Perform engineering activities to implement existing fiber network maintenance, upgrades and relocation projects. Implement projects that maximize network reliability using cost effective solutions.
* Perform engineering activities related to building and expanding fiber network. Oversee project engineering design, implementation and testing of new fiber builds that maximize network reliability using cost effective solutions.
* Engage appropriate internal and external organizations to accomplish required tasks.
* Leads large scale projects, driving productivity through use of vendor resources to meet deliverables.
* Coordinate project activities with external contractors, engineering firms, developers, municipalities and consultants.
* Proposes solutions supported by sound engineering and operational productivity to achieve goals in creative and effective ways.
* Recognizes vulnerabilities in network infrastructure and makes intelligent decisions to ensure reliability - within financial constraints.
* Prepares detailed cost analysis, project specifications, spend forecasts, route mapping, requisitions, and business justifications.
* Processes reports, vendor invoices, material receipts, and other administrative duties.
* Receives general instruction, otherwise performs independently with minimal supervision, exercising latitude to achieve daily objectives and approaches to critical/complex assignments.
* Multi-tasks to effectively manage a wide range of simultaneous activities often interrupted by other demands.
* Zero network outages and no customer impact is expected.


EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:

* Requires High school degree and 4+years of job-related experience or degree in related field. A combination of education and applicable work experience may be acceptable.

LOGISTICS:

Primary work environment is in an office setting with strong team collaboration. Field visits maybe required during construction activity to insure accurate, reliable project implementation.

Typical work hours are 8am - 5pm M-F. Additional hours maybe required to support work load. Evening, night and weekend work hours maybe required to support project implementation.

Must have personal vehicle for field activity. M

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