The Interconnect Engineer I takes direction from the Construction/Project Manager in the performance of walking sites to produce Scopes of Work for various projects. General responsibilities include performing solo site walks with engineers and general contractors, as required, and documenting walks to provide accurate SOW drawings and survey forms for review by Construction Managers and CAD. The Interconnect Engineer I reports daily site activity to Construction Managers, Coordinators and the CAD department.
Performing site walks and producing scopes of work and drawings to plan civil construction
Documenting and reporting all site walk visits and providing accurate SOW drawings, and survey forms for review by Construction Managers, Coordinators, and CAD
Providing thoroughly documented packages in a timely manner and reporting completed work
Submitting applications for service with local power and landline companies
Performing Power and Telco walks
Planning and organizing daily activities and workload accordingly
Representing the company well by maintaining high-quality standards, responding to phone calls and emails promptly
Performing multiple site visits per week to represent company and customers interests
Providing professional assistance to co-workers
Developing and maintaining good relationships with LECs and Wireless carrier operational organizations
Using expertise and experience to influence and negotiate with LECs
Identifying potential issues and managing to resolution or escalation
Organizing and maintaining engineering duties -Performing all duties in accordance with the Vinculums Code of Safe Practices (IIPP)
Please note that this job description is not designed to be a comprehensive listing of all activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Continual Learning Customer Service Flexibility Interpersonal Skills Communication (Oral and Written) Problem Solving/Analysis Commitment to Safety Attention to Detail
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Prior experience in the wireless telecom industry
A 2 year degree, or equivalent experience
Experience working with LECs
Demonstrated ability to report on daily and weekly progress
Ability to read schematics and drawings
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Good computer skills including Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint
Strong organizational skills and keen eye for detail
Reliable transportation and willingness to travel
PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Previous associations with major wireless carriers
Experience with LEC/OSP civil work
Some construction experience
Willingness to travel outside Market area
EXPECTED WORK SCHEDULE
Work schedule is Monday through Friday. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.
Travel to work sites and Vinculums offices as needed, ranging from 60-70%. Must be willing to work occasional overtime.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee will be required on occasion to climb and work at heights, use a step stool or ladder and need to pick-up and deliver materials to the site. Driving a Class C motor vehicle is also a requirement of this position, and all of the physical demands therein required are applicable.
Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with certain disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to unusual or severe weather conditions including heat, cold, and wind. The noise level in the work environment may be usually moderate and periodically loud. While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to operate a motor vehicle. This role uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
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