Davey Resource Group, Inc. Ashland, KY, USA
Jan 18, 2020
Requisition Number: 51486 Company Name: DRG Inc Service Line: 1UAM - DRG Utility Asset Management Employment Type: Regular Job Type: Full Time Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED Work Experience Required: 3 - 5 years Travel Expectations: Up to 50% Job Title: Telecommunications I Fiber Splicer Asset Management is a division of Davey Resource Group (DRG) which has been employee-owned since 1979. Asset Management specializes in managing the assets of utility companies throughout the U.S. by providing solutions, focused around the electrical and telecommunication industries. We believe in smart growth that continues to provide career advancement opportunities. We utilize cutting-edge technology to deliver proven solutions for utility companies with design, construction, and field inspection services. Asset Management is currently seeking motivated self-starters that can thrive in a fast-paced environment to learn and develop new skills to contribute to our group. Job Description: DRG is looking for a Fiber Splicer who will be responsible for performing skilled tasks in accordance with standard industry practices in the construction, maintenance, and operation of telecommunications. This position will be responsible to use various specialized equipment in an outside fast paced work environment. Responsibilities: ● Installations, troubleshooting, and maintaining all fiber optic systems in businesses, homes, schools, and other organizations to ensure that they are working properly. ● Measuring the signal strength of television, telephone and internet connections to ensure that there is adequate performance. ● Creating sensors and performing inspections to make sure that the fiber optic systems do not have defects that could undermine performance. ● Splice fiber optic cables including both loose tube and ribbon optic cables. Construct a proper splice case, including but not limited to: grounding, bonding, isolation, slack storage and sealing. Prepare and maintain splicing records, schematics and diagrams. ● Conducting regular inspections of the systems with the aim of locating and repairing any defects detected during the inspections. ● Determining solutions to any problems and issues that are preventing the fiber optic systems from performing optimally. ● Constructing a proper slice case as well as preparing and maintaining records, diagrams and schematics relating to the splice case. Requirements: ● OSP splicing ● Local candidates preferred as relocation assistance is not available for this position. ● You’re able to perform manual tasks requiring frequent bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, lifting, digging, pushing and pulling ● You can lift up to 100 pounds ● You can work outside in all elements ● You can travel outside of the area for work, including frequent overnight travel ● Ability to pass pre-employment and random drug screens ● Frequent sitting, standing, climbing, and bending. Occasional standing, walking and kneeling and crawling are required. ● Close peripheral and distant visual abilities are needed including depth perception. ● The work environment is frequently loud and requires the employee to work in a variety of outdoor conditions ● Knowledge of materials and tools used in line construction and maintenance work ● Test, activate, and troubleshoot equipment after installation ● Able to proficiently splice telecommunication wires ● Dependable and Trustworthy ● Strong verbal and written communication skills ● Operate construction equipment and machinery ● Work under any type of weather conditions ● Work independently or as part of a team and relate well to co-workers Qualifications: ● 2+ years OSP Fiber Splicing ● Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record ● High school graduate or GED certificate preferred. ● OSHA certification a plus, but not required. Must be able to complete online OSHA and safety-related certifications Additional Information: The Davey Resource Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is focused and relentless in our pursuit to help our utility clients deliver safe and reliable utility services to their customers. We are results-driven by our great people and the technology at our fingertips. Military Veterans ready to take on new challenges are encouraged to apply. Compensation is based upon experience, qualifications and education. DRG offers, incentive programs, excellent benefits. Full-time positions include options to buy company stock and participate in a 401k after 1yr, access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment drug screen, background screening and Social Security Number verification required. We encourage you to take ownership of your future. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at email@example.com .