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Job Title: OSP Field Engineer

Listing Created: June 28, 2017

Job Location: Akron, OH


TelForce Group is looking for an OSP Field Engineer in the Akron, OH area.

Contract with potential to convert to permanent. The OSP/ISP Field Technician functions in a technician capacity, working primarily in the field, to gather data for engineering and design of aerial, underground, and buried fiber optic facilities. This position requires frequent travel around suburban Cleveland/Akron Metro and occasionally other metro areas.

Although this position predominantly involves field work, it will also require completion of administrative tasks as required by project leadership. Based on experience, skill level, and project needs, there is a potential for this position to move over into more complex field data collection. Under close supervision, performs basic functions requiring technical knowledge utilizing electronic applications, processes, standards and document control processes/procedures for the purpose of creating or modifying deliverable. Evaluates methods used to accomplish the drafting and/or design activities.

This job is based in Akron, OH and entails field work around suburban Cleveland/Akron Metro Area and occasionally other metro areas to take pictures, measurements, document existing facilities, and obtain design information in preparation for OSP network design.

OSP Field Engineer Description:
Engineering Standards: Continues to learn and apply standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and the company’s policies and procedures.

Quality / Continuous Improvement: Ensures that deliverables are accurate and compliant by continually developing knowledge of the company’s Quality Program. Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts.

Engineering Production: Broadens knowledge of the applications required to modify and develop less complex deliverables based on a variety of design inputs. May assist with minor computations such as material quantity estimates and dimensional checks.

Project Coordination: May assist in coordinating deliverables with other groups involved on the same project to minimize interference or errors.

Client Focus: Focuses on the needs of internal clients while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers.

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: Proactively seeks and shares knowledge of latest technologies and processes.

OSP Field Engineer Qualifications:
• Diploma or Certificate preferred. Typically a minimum of 1 year related work experience.
• OSP/ISP or Fiber data collection/site walk experience.
• Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc…)
• Ability to work outside in varying weather conditions
• Must be able to stand, bend, squat, walk, move, lift, carry… equipment (>20lb) for the duration of the work day

Candidates must be at least 18 years old and be able to pass a Background, Drug and DMV screening to be considered for all job openings. Candidates must have a valid driver’s licenses and be insured; some jobs may require travel up to multiple weeks at a time. Please send all resumes with certifications relative to the job to sonia@telforcegroup.com. In subject line, please note the position you are applying for, a current resume in Word format, 2 references, phone number and email. We reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as we deem necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in our sole discretion. All resumes submitted to TelForce will become the property of TelForce and shall have the right to display to a third party or in our database for consumption. Call Sonia at 269.330.0661.


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