Frontier Communications

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Sr Construction Tech

Sr Construction Tech

Engineering

Location

Durham, NC

Job ID: 6147

About Frontier Communications

Frontier® Communications provides communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 25 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier Business™ offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses.

Summary

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.

 

General Duties

 Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:  

 PERSONAL CONTACTS:

  • Interdepartmental - Frequent
  • Intradepartmental - Frequent
  • Customer - Frequent
  • Vendor - Frequent
DRIVING: Driving required.

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.

 

 

Basic Qualifications

 Tests– 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 Equal Opportunity Employer. Frontier Communications does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, citizenship status, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class

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.