|TelForce Group is looking for an OSP Field Engineer in the San Jose, CA area. We are looking for Levels 1 & 2.
The person will be report to the main office and also requires frequent travel (50-75%) around the surrounding N. California metro areas and some could be further outside the metro to take pictures, measurements, document existing facilities, and obtain design information in preparation for OSP network design. Limited overnight travel expected. Contractor will follow the client’s travel policy and safety policies at all times.
OSP Field Engineer Description:
Develops familiarity by reading, understanding and applying departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and the client policies and procedures.
Develops an understanding and complies with the client’s quality program.
Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts.
Contributes to preparation of less complex engineering deliverables such as drawings, reports, specifications, and studies of limited scope.
Performs routine research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection. Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work.
Prepares basic engineering calculations following standard methods and principles used in similar engineering analysis.
Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements.
Project Coordination: Shares information with others as requested.
Coordinates with others when directed by supervisor or project leadership.
Focuses on the needs of internal clients (project team leadership) while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers.
May provide support to business development or pursuit activities.
Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:
Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes.
OSP Field Engineer Qualifications:
Level 1 –
Diploma or Certificate preferred.
Typically a minimum of 1 year related work experience.
1+ year Fiber OSP/ISP field/data collection/site walk experience (not installation or maintenance experience).
Level 2 –
Bachelor's degree in engineering technology or sciences preferred or any other degree, specialized training, or experience, that makes the individual uniquely qualified to perform the job responsibilities.
Prefer 2+ years prior field/data collection/site walk experience, at least 1 years being in Fiber OSP/ISP (not installation or maintenance experience).
OSP/ISP Design knowledge a plus.
Some practical telecom design or telecom construction experience is a plus.
Individual must be available to mobilize when scheduled and possess a valid driver’s license with a clean motor vehicle report.
Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)
Ability to work outside in varying weather conditions
Must be able to stand, bend, squat, walk, move, lift, carry… equipment (>20lb) for the duration of the work day
Preferred Non-Technical Competencies:
Learning on the Fly
Drive for Results
Dealing with Ambiguity
Preferred Technical Competencies:
Basic knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline
Basic industry knowledge and technology trends
Basic knowledge of company quality program
Basic knowledge of construction & constructability practices & principles
Candidates must be at least 18 years old and be able to pass a Background, Drug and DMV screening to be considered for all job openings. Candidates must have a valid driver’s licenses and be insured; some jobs may require travel up to multiple weeks at a time. Please send all resumes with certifications relative to the job to firstname.lastname@example.org. In subject line, please note the position you are applying for, a current resume in Word format, 2 references, phone number and email. We reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as we deem necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in our sole discretion. All resumes submitted to TelForce will become the property of TelForce and shall have the right to display to a third party or in our database for consumption. Call Sonia at 269.330.0661.