Cyient is a global engineering and technology solutions company. As a Design, Build, and Maintain partner for leading organizations worldwide, we take solution ownership across the value chain to help clients focus on their core, innovate, and stay ahead of the curve. We leverage digital technologies, advanced analytics capabilities, and our domain knowledge and technical expertise, to solve complex business problems.
With over 15,000 employees globally, we partner with clients to operate as part of their extended team in ways that best suit their organization's culture and requirements. Our industry focus includes aerospace and defence, healthcare, telecommunications, rail transportation, semiconductor, geospatial, industrial, and energy.
Cyient has an immediate opening for a Field Technician in our Telecommunications Business Unit. The ideal candidate will be responsible for Outside Plant (OSP) field data collection in North Central Texas, West Virginia, Connecticut and other areas as needed (based on your location). The candidate will visit multiple job locations daily and collect, record and analyze existing field conditions related to Telecom poles, Underground structures and Street/Right of Way measurements. The candidate will also learn to determine ideal locations & situations for above ground equipment and fiber optic cables and identify issues in the field that could impact network designs.
The tech savvy candidate will collect and submit data using various types of handheld electronic GIS equipment, as well as other hand held equipment. Work may involve walking one or more miles on a daily basis while collecting data. Training in the use of Cyient issued electronic equipment required to complete the work will be provided, the ideal candidate will already possess prior experience with GIS enabled data collection devices or other field equipment.
A Field Technician 2 will have between 2-4 years of working experience in the following areas:
Experience with utility construction in an outside plant environment.
Experience with reading, understanding and analyzing utility work prints, and the ability to identify, research and problem solve cable path/placement issues in the field and accurately relay solutions to the engineering team.
Experience with identifying ideal locations for future telecom equipment, including above-ground cabinets & pedestals, as well as utility boxes placed to grade and underground conduit systems.
Understanding and experience with Right-of-Way (ROW) and easement guidelines.
Experience with aerial, underground or buried telecom infrastructure components.
Experience and understanding of GO95, GO128 and NESC requirements.
Experience with O-Calc, SPIDA or other wind-loading software or equipment, as well as exposure and familiarity with other utilities' equipment present in field conditions.
Experience with coaching less experienced Field Technicians with daily tasks, data collection and safety procedures.
Ability to walk and work outdoors daily is required.
Valid driver's license, car insurance and reliable transportation required.
Skills & Experience
Distributor Networks, Fiber-Optic Communication, Outside Plant (OSP)-Designing, Superior communication skills while interacting with Utility, governmental agencies (city, county, state, and federal), consultants, and engineering firms.
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