NRTC Field Engineer in Detroit, Michigan
NRTC Broadband Solutions is looking for Field Engineers to join our growing team . The NRTC Broadband Solutions Field Engineer is responsible for collecting pole attachment data, make ready notes, and placing initial locations of design items. The position requires working outside in all types of weather (extreme cold, heat, wind).
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ability to follow OSHA/State/Local Safety Standards
Identify electric and communication make-ready per NESC and local requirements
Communicate QC/QA results with OSP team
Collaborate with OSP team to ensure network design requirements are being met
Identify electric and/or communication make-ready
Accurately identify required anchoring/guying
Determine required placement method
Identify anchoring if needed
Working ability to QC/QA aerial field info
Accurately determine if path is to be aerial or underground
Indicate if directional bore or trenching is to be utilized
Identify potential road blocks and make clear note as action to avoid/take
Other related duties as assigned.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or GED
Generally, 1-3 related years of experience
Specialized training includes aerial construction experience or OSP engineering
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Computer skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office & SmartSheet products
Excellent interpersonal skills and verbal communications skills.
Strong command of RUS construction standards
Accurate operation of GIS data collection tools
Above average skills in verbal communication
Demonstrated ability to work outside in all weather conditions
Ability to interact in a positive manner with internal and external customers. Ability to travel as required.
Disclaimer: The above job description summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of required responsibilities, duties and skills. The order in which responsibilities, duties and skills are listed is not significant.