• Responsible for managing all engineering and construction activities associated with
expanding and maintaining the OSP network infrastructure.
• Familiar with engineering and operational requirements of maintenance and fiber
relocation efforts.
• Leads large scale projects, driving productivity through use of vendor resources to
meet deliverables.
• Engages appropriate internal and external organizations with professional
written/verbal communications to accomplish required tasks.
• Coordinates project activities with contractors, developers, municipalities and
• Proposes solutions supported by sound engineering and operational productivity to
achieve goals in creative and effective ways.
• Recognizes vulnerabilities in network infrastructure and makes intelligent decisions
to ensure reliability – within financial constraints.
• Prepares detailed cost analysis, project specifications, spend forecasts, route
mapping, requisitions, and business justifications.
• Processes reports, vendor invoices, material receipts, and other administrative duties
as assigned.
• Receives general instruction, otherwise performs independently with minimal
supervision, exercising latitude to achieve daily objectives and approaches to
critical/complex assignments.
• Multi-tasks to effectively manage a wide range of simultaneous activities often
interrupted by other demands
• Handle fiber verification and mapping activities
• Maintain records of fiber splicing and topography
• Perform route analysis and develop aerial and underground fiber route maps

• Strong leadership and project management skills.
• Excellent oral, written, and listening skills, capable of interacting with customers and
co-workers at most levels including executives.
• Detail oriented, well organized, and effective in multi-tasking.
• Capable of working independently to achieve deliverables and resolve
urgent/complex issues.
• Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of fiber optic engineering principles within OSP
job related functional area to include general practices, procedures and industry
• Strong Computer Skills (Databases, Processes, and Administrative) - Comprehensive
knowledge and skill for more complex applications to include Word, Excel, Visio,
AutoCAD, Microstation, ArcGIS/ESRI, 3GIS, Google Earth, etc.
• In-depth knowledge of FTTx network design/implementation and well as GPON
architecture preferred.
• Knowledge of the network plant and local practices.
• Working knowledge of right-of-way, property rights, and permit acquisition.
• Inside Plant knowledge is a plus.