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Outside Plant (OSP) Engineer

Actalent

02/22/2022

Posting ID: JP-002663112

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New Albany, Ohio
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Description:

Provide direct telecommunications outside plant engineering support of the utility's internal communications projects. Project is focused on expanding internal fiber network and upgrading and rehabilitating existing infrastructure. This position is currently is currently a hybrid role- mix of remote, office, and field work.

Typical functions include:

1. Provide and document budgetary cost estimates

2. Provide detailed engineering plans, costs and schedules related to fiber optics based projects

3. Provide engineering guidance regarding telecommunications issues to AEP business units and associated contracting firms

4. Coordinate with Station Engineering to ensure proper infrastructure is installed during station construction to support communications needs

5. Procure required fiber cable storage, splicing, termination and access equipment

6. Define and document splicing requirements

7. Select and manage fiber splicing

8. Compile Method of Procedure documentation related to fiber splicing and rearrangement activities

9. Review, approve and document installed fiber test characteristics. Verify against initial system design to ensure proper communications system operation

10. Coordinate fiber cable related maintenance and repair activities

11. Process equipment and contractor services invoices

12. Coordinate with Graphics and Documentation to ensure redlines are processed and included with as-built documentation

Qualified Work Experience:

  • Experience with cable construction, maintenance and repair scheduling/coordination
  • Experience with fiber cable systems operation and maintenance
  • Expertise in defining customer needs and implementing practical solutions
  • Expertise with communications facility/infrastructure layout, specification and procurement
  • Expertise in prioritizing projects and tasks

Skills:

OSP engineering, Outside Plant, Telecom

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072

Email: jchambers@careercircle.com

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