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Experienced Cable Tech in Audubon, PA at NX UTILITIES

Date Posted: 4/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The ISP Technician is responsible for the safe and efficient installation of conduit, fiber cables, moldings, junction boxes, fiber jacks, and NIU.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Drill concrete as well as hammer and saw EMT and microduct pipe
  • Install connectors and attachments as needed to NEC and local building codes
  • Install EMT boxes and terminals
  • Install and secure EMT and micro duct pathway, including proper bending technique
  • Perform fiber optic tests and accurately record the results
  • Proficient in fiber splicing and activation

Job Requirements

Education:

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. certificate plus  2-4 years’ experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

 

Experience:

  • 2-4 years of telecommunication construction experience; cable experience preferred
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints, construction prints, and building plans
  • Proven experience documenting daily records, reports, and hours worked

 

Technical Skills:

  • Proficient utilization of fiber optic test equipment, rub light, power meter, and OTDR
  • Ability to utilize MS Excel or equivalent to document and retrieve information
  • Ability to operate hand and power tools
 

 Soft Skills:

  • Highly organized and detail orientated
  • Ability to detect errors, determine causes, and make corrections as appropriate
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to comprehend, process and apply both verbal and written skills appropriate to the job
 

 Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to pass pre-employment screening that includes background and drug testing
  • Individuals must have a valid driver’s license and driving record meeting the company policy conditions
  • Must be in good physical condition with the ability to stoop, crawl, bend at the knees and waist, squat and lift 50 lbs; includes body weight, equipment, tools and boxes
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time on varied surfaces
  • May be required to work long and unpredictable hours
  • Position requires working outdoors in all types of weather
  • Ability to climb and work at elevations (e. g. from ladders, poles, lift trucks) exceeding 18 feet
  • Ability to work in confined spaces (e. g. attics, crawl spaces, utility holes)

 

EOE