BroadStaff is happy to be working with our client, a leading provider of 100% fiber optic internet, television, and telephone services in over 80 communities in Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, and Ohio and entering the SE markets, on their full time Lineman 2 position sitting in Bloomington IL with travel throughout the market.
What's In It For Me?
Competitive total compensation package 80% of Medical premiums paid for by company Dental and Vision Plans 2 Week first year Accrued PTO program from Day 1 Company paid Disability and Life insurance 401(k) company match and 100% vested on Day 1 Locally owned, friendly, fun atmosphere
Why Is This Job For Me?
This is a great position for a talented Lineman who can perform both aerial and underground fiber installation work and splice fiber. In addition, the Outside plant Technician II will be expected to undertake a lead role in the field for both aerial and underground fiber installation and repair work. This position requires field work which may include overtime, weekends, holidays and off hours.
Climbs poles, ladders and will instruct new trainees Responsible for crew, vehicles, materials and crews production Coordinate fiber placing and repair activities with internal departments, our fiber carriers and customers Openly share knowledge with the internal team Accurately completes weekly progress forms, project activity reports and all other documentation pertaining to work assignments Can operate aerial lift equipment using proper safety equipment and instruct new trainees Follows OSHA, NESC, and company safety regulations and precautions when completing assigned work Performs aerial plant maintenance
Job Qualifications and More!
High school diploma or the equivalent is required. Advanced technical training preferred. NCTI/SCTE certifications desirable Minimum of 3-5 years in line work and some fiber splicing and successfully worked in a Lineman 1 capacity Ability to read and interpret OSP maps and designs Knowledge of NESC, OSHA, and related state and local codes Proficient in the use of OTDR’s and fiber optic cable splicing Windows based software skills (AutoCAD, Excel, Word, Access) preferred Strong planning, organizational, and follow up skills Good analytical and communication skills, sound judgment, and the ability to work effectively with multiple department staffs Ability to recognize priority issues and escalate accordingly