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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 2:46 PM

Job Description:/h3:
The Outside Plant Engineer is responsible for fiber optic and copper route engineering, pole line and underground route field documentation, construction permits, project tracking, as:built documentation and electronic records preparation in accordance with company policies, procedures and quality standards, while meeting customer delivery requirements. Works with network planning, central office, transmission and operations personnel to support growth, replacements and upgrades of telecommunications plant facilities.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
:Engineer aerial, underground, and inside fiber optic routes
:Copper telephone cable design including size and gauge, cross box design and terminals; rearrangements including cutovers, pair conditioning, cable assignments, loop make ups, bridge taps, splice documents
:Review Planned Road Improvement Civil Design Drawings and identify/mitigate conflicts with existing aerial, buried and underground telecommunications facilities. Coordinate resolution associated with all utilities impacted by proposed road improvement designs and joint utility trenching.
:Manage all projects to meet or exceed minimum specifications of Construction Policies, NESC, NEC, OSHA, State, County and all other applicable
:Maintain a high level of productivity, assuring time:frames are met for projects occurring simultaneously and track and generate reports on project status.
:Prepare, manage and maintain project documentation, maps and CAD drawings. Create drawings and records of fiber and copper routes, splice locations, construction notes, bills of materials and project overviews.
:Research and acquire permits, rights of way and easement agreements.
:Respond to DOT requests for information and plan for facility relocations.
:Review and record As:Built documentation
:Attend customer meetings; perform site surveys and walk:outs as necessary to comply with customer requirements and time frames.
:Work with multiple customers and prepare all deliverables within each customers own specifications.
Job Requirements
:Experience in planning copper and fiber optic network additions and estimating OSP projects by detail.
:Ability to read and interpret documents such as technical specifications, professional documentation and blueprints.
:Demonstrated skill in the use of AutoCAD, MicroStation, MS Office Suite, Pole Analysis software, GPS handheld systems, and other industry:related hardware and software, strongly desired.
:Experience preferred in CenturyLink systems: Fireworks, Bidmaster, NDS and OSP:FM
:Ability to write reports, correspondence and documentation.
:Ability to communicate effectively with vendors, customers and other employees of the organization.
:Some out of town travel and overnight travel may be required.
:Must have a valid drivers license, safe driving record and carry proper insurance.
:OSP engineering experience working for telecom companies like Centurylink (Qwest), Frontier (Verizon), AT and T, or other telco companies is a plus.
:This position has the ability to work remotely
A Bachelors or Associates Degree in a relevant field of Engineering or five to ten years of related experience (Technical knowledge of the Telecommunications industry and construction practices).
Company Description:/h3:
At ATCO, we provide prescreened, highly qualified experts for multiple disciplines within the telecommunications industry in addition to experienced project management, crisp execution of technical jobs and proven responsiveness and reliability.


• Location: Seattle

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