Cable Engineer Outside Plant Job Description Sample
Network Engineer - Cable Plant (#Nwkt-3-38)
Network Engineer - Cable Plant (#NWKT-3-38) Location: Springfield, VA Description: We are looking for a Network Engineer to help build network cable and equipment infrastructure at diplomatic posts outside the Continental US. Secret clearance required and Top Secret is preferred. Tasks are responsibilities include: · Design, install, test, calibrate, troubleshoot, and activate private, high capacity digital connectivity solutions. · Activate new circuits and work with long distance services providers to troubleshoot and resolve connectivity challenges. · Design, test, troubleshoot, and repair systems using fiber optic cables, line drivers, intermediate distribution frames, wiring blocks, routers, receivers, modems, multiplexers, routers and networking switches. · Coordinate, manage and direct installation of Category 5/6 UTP cable · Install and troubleshoot IP based networks, local and long haul data communications, network test equipment, and network management software. . Operate and interpret test equipment such as signal and protocol analyzers, analog transmission calibration equipment, as well as continuity, voltage, current, and frequency meters. · Accomplish construction related activities related to the installation of vertical and horizontal conduit, surface conduit, cabinets, racks, HVAC, etc. · Develop work plans, work schedules, and supervise junior staff. · Install and properly terminate TIA/EIA 568 standard twisted pair and TIA/EIA 455 standard fiber optic cabling. · Assist users, when directed, with problems, questions, and troubleshooting. · Analyze existing network configurations in support of requirements and performance analysis studies. Requirements analysis will take into account standard systems configurations, industry best practices, and security requirements. Requirements must be translatable into a physical network design capable of providing government employees secure access to the existing networks. · Ensure complete compliance with information and infrastructure security requirements. · Develop, analyze, and implement network infrastructure modifications to existing networks that would support access to government networks. · Assist senior computer hardware specialists and installation technicians with engineering, performance, and installation tasks. If you are interested in being considered for this opening, please send your resume to email@example.com for consideration. Please provide the following details in the email:
the position title and number,
your salary requirements,
your current security clearance, if any,
your best contact phone number,
and the best time to reach you.
Outside Plant Cable Technician
We are looking for Cable Technicians for our Out side Plant division on the North side of San Antonio.
Outside Plant Cable Technician
Day shift: 7:30pm-4:30pm
Night shift: 3:00pm-12:00am midnight
At least 6 months of Out Side Plant Cable Tech Experience/ Underground Utilities Construction
Pulling, termination, testing, and labeling of any CAT, Copper, or Fiber cables.
They will need to be able to carry at least 75lb's.
Will be responsible for maintaining and correctly operating all company issues vehicles, trailers, equipment & tools.
Installing data cable in an outside-plant environment (as a lineman or underground)
Unreel, pull and string wire and cable from pole to pole
Locate and mark path and depth of underground cables, wires and drops
Performing maintenance and installation duties on OSP telecom systems
Provide support for all underground construction-related activities, through all project phases
Working with utility machinery/equipment: trencher, Bobcat, bucket truck, directional digger, etc.
Perform tasks independently, reporting progress and getting assignments frequently throughout the day
Follow plans and instructions from supervisors and/or more experienced workers
Tri-Starr Personnel provides innovative and strategic staffing solutions by recruiting talented job seekers and connecting them with reputable employers in leading employment industries. Our core purpose is to assist employers and job seekers in reaching professional and personal goals while creating opportunities and fostering the growth of the individual.
The Tri-Starr Group is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to recruiting, employing, training, promoting, and developing individuals without discrimination because of race, color, religion, gender status, sex, national origin, citizenship, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, age, or any other protected status.
U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.
Network Specialist - Cable Plant Support
MUST HAVE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE.
- Install, configure, upgrade, and replace or remove cable plant hardware and software components
- Implement configuration changes to the network due to the addition, relocation, or removal of personnel, and the upgrade or replacement of hardware and software
- Prepare and submit electronic documentation such as Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word), or AutoCAD
- Support network installs, changes, and maintenance for the buildings being remodeled or built
- Perform surveys as needed for the job
- Install, test and activate network drops
- Prepare network documentation
- Maintain Network Equipment
- Install, repair, or replace items such as net-shelters, fiber transceivers, switches, and all cabling
- Pull new fiber optic cabling between Buildings or levels of Buildings
- Use Network testing equipment to test network Infrastructure - Fluke One Touch Network Assistant, Fluke IntelliTone Pro 200 toner and probe, Provision 960 FiberScope, Corning Laser fiber tester, Termination Kit CAT5, 3M Hot Melt Fiber Kit, Sumitomo Type-25eS Fusion Splicer, Fluke NetView Network Analyzer
Six years of experience in the following:
Performing onsite CT&Es and/or ST&Es using DoD and Military specific standards. Demonstrable Experience in developing C&A packages using DIACAP methodology.
Knowledge of DoD IA scanning tools
Excellent presentation and public speaking skills
Familiarity of Linux, UNIX, and Windows Operating Systems administration
Knowledge of network devices and interconnection (i.e., routers, switches, IDS/IPS, firewalls, and DNS)
Ability to effectively communicate verbally and via written correspondence.
High School Graduate & 3+ years experience
CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: DoD 8570.01-M Baseline IA certification and IT certifications, or Navy approved IT training, for IT Level I, IAT Level II, CISCO CCNA Certification, current Navy approved Operating Systems Certifications for workstation and server, proficient in MS Visio.
Cable Installation Engineer
Kforce has a client in search of a Cable Installation Engineer in Austin, Texas (TX).Essential Functions:
Provides timely, high-quality telecommunications support to its user base by installing and modifying existing cabling and new equipment
Provide data and voice connectivity support services
Perform Enterprise Connectivity support services in accordance with established company procedures and guidelines
The Contractor shall ensure that all Enterprise Connectivity support tasks are performed in accordance with applicable security regulations The Contractor shall:
Document plans and implement all cabling installations
Configure computer room cabinets and provide installs/pulls of cables, power supplies and circuits
Develop detailed reports, charts, and graphs on operational status of data and voice communications systems
Provide services for adds, moves, deletes, and changes on the NEC Private Branch Exchange (PBX) telephone groups
Perform continuous status checks on all data center and voice connectivity to ensure optimum system functionality
Provide status of Unicenter Service Desk (USD) tickets processed; Report should highlight specific areas that may have been affected and provide an overview of the tickets the Contractor has worked in the telephone and connectivity categories for statistical purposes; This report is to measure performance on production associated with cabling, PBX and circuit orders
Conduct broad-based studies of communications to improve system performance
Produce planning documents for existing and future computer room space for efficient cable plant layouts
Bachelors degree in Computer Science or Engineering with 5 years of experience * 8 yeas of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education
An Installation Engineer has experience in executing the deployment of simple and complex IT systems, networks hardware and software and ensuring that that systems are functioning properly upon installation
Ability to solve issues that arise on site
Experience in a variety of deployment environments and execute based on written and verbal instruction
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Telecom Network Design Engineer - Outside Plant (Osp)
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
- Manage all projects to meet or exceed minimum specifications of Construction Policies, NESC, NEC, OSHA, State, County and all other applicable agencies.
- 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 customer's own specifications.
- 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.
- Experience preferred in Frontier systems: Infinium, FROGS, M6, DPI, BSA.
- 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 driver's license, safe driving record and carry proper insurance.
- OSP Experience working for telecom companies like CenturyLink (Qwest), Frontier (Verizon), or other companies is a plus.
A Bachelors' or Associate’s Degree in a relevant field of Engineering or IT, and two to five years of related experience (technical knowledge of the Telecommunications industry and construction practices).
Cable Design Engineer
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
Cable Design Engineer
California Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Salary
Job Summary: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems. We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply. We have an exciting opportunity for a Cable Design Engineer to join our Mission Systems group, directly supporting our CAB & FAB Support team, in Rancho Bernardo, CA. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under general supervision with limited review, this position is responsible for Design of cable harnesses for moveable and stationary applications in various environmental conditions.
Will be involved in all phases of product life cycle from new product design to support of manufacturing.
Will documents results in electronic change management system.
Designs cable harnesses for moveable and stationary applications in various environmental conditions.
Assesses environmental and EMI impact to cables and designs cables accordingly.
Troubleshoots and analyzes issues with exiting cable assemblies utilizing standard engineering and scientific principles.
Functions as the subject matter expert in all items associated with cable harnesses.
Travel Percentage Required: 0% - 25% Clearance Required?:
Typically requires a bachelors degree, masters degree or PhD in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and progressive engineering experience as follows; six or more years of experience with a bachelors degree, four or more years of experience with a masters degree, or two or more years with a PhD. May substitute equivalent engineering experience in lieu of education.
Must have a thorough understanding of engineering concepts, principles, codes, and theory; experience demonstrating a broad application of those concepts; and, expanding knowledge of principles, concepts, theory, and practices in related technical specialties.
Must possess the ability to develop and communicate new concepts; apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment; organize, schedule, and coordinate work phases; and, determine the appropriate approach at the task level or, with assistance, at the project level to provide solutions to a range of complex problems.
Must have strong communication, computer, documentation, presentation, and interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and as part of a team; able to perform complex tasks in one or more engineering areas; capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact and, lead a team of moderately experienced professional employees on single component projects.
Minimum of 3 years of hands-on cable harness design for electro-mechanical applications.
Experienced in use of Autocad is required.
Experienced in use of WindChill is desired.
Experienced in use or Creo and/or Solidworks is desired.
Knowledge of Electrical & Mechanical engineering is desired.
Must be able to obtain and maintain DoD Security Clearance. General Atomics and affiliated companies is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.
Underground Cable Engineer
Underground Cable Engineer Location:Boston State/Territory:Massachusetts Department:Power Delivery Boston Underground Line Group Description Underground Cable Engineer Job Summary of Roles and
We are seeking an entry level Underground Cable Engineer to work in our Underground Line Group in our Boston, MA office.
The successful candidate will support underground transmission line project work and will learn how to perform underground cable design calculations and to prepare reports, drawings, and specifications. Required Education/Experience
BSEE or BSEET degree from an accredited university preferable with a power option
Minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA)
The candidate must have strong command of the English language with good written and oral communication skills in order to work effectively with internal team members and external client personnel Desired Education/Experience
Designing, drafting, or engineering work experience (may have been on a co-op or intern basis)
Interest in underground line design and consulting engineering in the electric utility industry
Familiarity with survey work
Passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam or is a registered Engineer In Training (EIT) At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success. Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled
Automation Engineer Optical Cable
We are seeking an Automation Engineer Optical Cable to become an integral part of our team! You will develop and execute software test plans in order to identify software issues.
- Devise and implement test strategies that adequately assess all software aspects
- Investigate and recreate reported defects
- Work with other engineers to troubleshoot and resolve coding issues
- Track and document all testing defects and resolutions
- Participate in the design and development for test automation and support
- Previous experience in software development, quality assurance, or other related fields
- Knowledge of Java, Python, or other programming languages
- Familiarity with relational databases such as MySQL, Oracle, and SQL Server
- Strong root-cause analysis skills
- Deadline and detail-oriented
Competitive salary package
On going training opportunity
Exciting rewarding work
Cable Infrastructure Build Support Engineer
At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you'd like to help us build the place to find and buy anything online, this is your chance to make history. The Infrastructure Operations organization is looking for an exceptional individual who is passionate about Cable Infrastructure. Our Cabling Infrastructure team is looking for a field engineer to monitor execution and implementation of data center designs. The ideal candidate will possess a technology background that enables them to understand the complexities of the sophisticated network architecture of Amazon data centers. To be a qualified candidate for this role you must have experience operating in large-scale data centers and display a demonstrated ability to think broadly and strategically, as this is needed to align the future of structured cabling with the larger objectives of the business. You must be passionate about the Customer Experience, think and act globally and want to contribute to innovations in the area of structured cabling. Is this the challenge you are looking for? Role Responsibilities and
Establishes professional relationships and effectively communicates with all those involved in the project. Interfaces constantly to maintain accurate status reports and project reviews.
Informs management of any issue or concern prior to the issue putting the organization at risk.
Ensures timely completion of assigned projects, within budget, and with complete customer satisfaction.
Plans and analyzes assigned projects, establishes schedules and project parameters, and sets procedures with field teams and vendors to accomplish system objectives.
Manages scope-creep and reacts in a timely manner to report potential changes to scope/schedule.
Reviews changes to scope with office team / vendors, and communicates potential schedule impacts to key project stakeholders.
Aide’s office team and vendors in the creation / tracking of project change orders (PCO’s).
Works hand-in-hand with the CI foreman in developing resource schedules, manpower allocation, all material related tasking’s (BOM generation, receipt, inventory), communicating submittal status, changes in project scope, site-surveys, vendor management, build activities, LB activities, QA, and all other tasks related to the successful completion of the project.
Prepares project status reports, close out reports, red-line drawings and as-built documentation via web portals ticketing systems and email.
Facilitates regular meetings with vendors/stakeholders to track all components of the project.
Plans, schedules and performs site surveys with various groups to identify project requirements.
Monitors and manages multiple concurrent cabling infrastructure projects.
Demands high standards of quality workmanship, tracks production, and monitors safety procedures.
Ensures project cabling infrastructure installations adhere to published time constraints.
Anticipates, plans, and proactively develops work-around procedures/mitigation strategies to accommodate delays and/or interruptions of work.
Plans, schedules and performs Quality Assurance (QA) inspections/room validations.
Supervises and supports vendor teams to include on-boarding, terminating, coordinating access requests, establishes clear directions, sets objectives on work and results, conducts weekly meetings, and provides feedback on vendor performance.
Ensures assigned vendors understand and comply with AWS stated security and safety policies and procedures.
Submit material requests, track deliveries and assign teams to receive and scan equipment to rack locations using web portals and ticketing systems.
Ability to interpret engineering, architectural, and construction plans, drawings and specifications, and knowledge of building and mechanical codes is required.
Develops and reviews detailed design cut-sheets.
Ensures cabling infrastructure installations of passive and active components are compliant with company policies and standards.
Develops and prepares change management tickets, and assigns ownership to CI foreman for the proper opening/closing with the FOC, as well as detailed daily status reporting in ticket correspondence to show planned work vs. worked completed.
Attends all relevant project meetings and reports current status of assigned projects to key stakeholders.
Assists senior engineers with infrastructure design and engineering initiatives.
Complete understanding of AWS connectivity schemes and cutsheets.
Responsible for all cabling activities in assigned facilities which includes initial project kickoff with the vendor/stakeholders to the completion of cabling for individual LB racks.
Formal review of planned work with Foreman before execution.
Direct oversight/responsibility for all onsite resources (Resources include staff, tools, equip, and material).
Tracking of technicians hours and preliminary review of time sheets
Receive and screen deliverables to include cut-sheets and test data. Basic Qualifications
Minimum 5-8 years of structured cabling experience
Minimum of 3 years data center experience and knowledge of structured cabling infrastructure.
Ability to read, interpret and understand CAD drawings
Experience with cable test management software, such as Fluke Linkware
Must have experience knowledge and skills of computer operating systems, web portal interfaces, and trouble ticketing systems. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, and Outlook and Visio.
Understanding of test equipment (Power Meter/light source, OTDR, VFL, network analyzer, Copper/Fiber cabling test equipment)
Experience with fault isolating and troubleshooting cabling within live networks production areas.
Understanding of Network Architecture, and familiar with major network products used in data center. Understands future trends of structured cable plants operating in large scale enterprise data centers.
Must be able to direct vendor teams effectively and efficiently in installation of network equipment and cabling infrastructure.
Experience working with various networking hardware switches and routers
Demonstrate a clear knowledge of codes and standards
All candidates must possess a valid driver's license, their own vehicle, and will need to pass a driving record to check to operate company vehicles Professional traits that are not unique to this position, but necessary for success at Amazon:
Think outside of box, nothing is off the table when it comes to new design and solutions
Challenge the status-quo, achieve what’s impossible with a passion to deliver results.
Relentlessly high standards - never satisfied with the status quo
Strong customer focus, and dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in products and services; acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect.
Strong results orientation
Exhibits excellent judgment
Able to dive deep and is never out of touch with the details of the business or the technology
Strive for innovation and simplification
Have passion and convictions and the innate ability to inspire passion in others
See's the big picture, and operates strategically Preferred Qualifications
Project management, organization and problem solving skills with a drive for results and the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Strong analytical and quantitative skills
Ability to work extended hours to include early morning, late evenings and on weekends as needed
Ability to work efficiently under high pressure to meet tight project milestones and deadlines
Must work well with little supervision individually and in a team environment
Must possess ability to build peer relationships
Maintains a positive attitude and professional demeanor to communicate with customer and peers on a professional level.
Must possesses excellent written and spoken interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to complete and submit accurate project documentation/status reporting.
Ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and evaluate outcomes
BICSI and/or other industry standard certifications Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation. AMZR Req ID: 596498 External Company URL: www.amazon.com
Cable Design Engineer - Data Center
Cable Design Engineer
Data Center Email Tweet Location:Seattle, WA, United States Date Posted: 11-17-2017 Apply Now Our client is a Engineering Design and Commissioning Company that is a global leader. They provide design, commissioning consulting and management expertise in Mission Critical Facilities Space with the mindset to provide reliability, energy efficiency, sustainable design and LEED expertise when providing these consulting services. This career-growth minded opportunity offers exciting projects with leading-edge technology and innovation as well as competitive salaries and benefits. Data Center Cable Design Engineer
SeattleRelocation Assistance Available!
Plan and organize large scale data center cable design projects
Create and manage Critical Facilities Construction Project plans – size up, costs, scheduling, timeline.
Maintain liaison with primary client, Owner's Rep firm, and other vendors to facilitate construction activities.
Establish project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards within boundaries of corporate policies. Put these in clear concise work statement for the field.
Manage financial aspects of contracts (progress billing, rental equipment, income/expenses) to protect the company’s interest and simultaneously maintain good relationship with the client.
Relevant experience in the Data Center Industry
RCDD a Huge Plus
Background in CAD design, build and operations of data centers a huge plus
Background in Space Planning – cabinets, racks, power strips, connectivity, structured cabling, telecom network deployment
Strong verbal and written communications skills
Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize.
Personable / ability to build rapport with both internal and external customers
Belong to local professional organizations – 7x24, Uptime, Caprate, DataCenterDynamics, etc
Experience managing Data Center Construction Projects with Budgets between $15MM to $100MM+
Client facing /Client relationship / Client Management skills.
Must be familiar with the design process of building systems for data center and mission critical projects.
Business Development experience; previous experience creating RFPs and RFIs
Solid Project management construction experience. Submittal Instructions:Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org ( resume at pkaza dot com ) with 10163902 in the subject. After applying, if you have further questions, you may call 973-895-5200 and ask for Iggy. You can also submit via our career portal and take a look at other Critical Facility openings we are working on at, https://jobs.pkaza.comIf you are in Data Center Facilities but this opportunity is not what you are looking for let’s still talk. New openings are coming in weekly and others we are not allowed to post. We also not only keep leads confidential but pay for referrals as well.Company offers competitive salaries and benefits package including medical insurance, a 401(k) plan.EOE/AA Employer M/F/D/V Peter Kazella & Associates Inc / Pkaza is a third party employment firm. All fees assessed by Pkaza will be paid by our employer that we represent and not by the candidate.
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