Outside Plant Coax Splicer

Cox Auto Inc San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 2 weeks ago

Purpose

This is anentry-level position where the incumbent is responsible for the installation/splicingof coaxial passive devices, minor passive device testing, and troubleshootingof passive devices as related to a Hybrid Fiber Coax (HFC) network. He/she must have the ability to understandand interpret HFC design maps. Also, theindividual will need to properly and safely use tools and equipment required toperform coaxial passive splicing duties, including required safetyequipment. Under close supervision, theincumbent is expected to grasp and excel in the art of coaxial splicing.

Major Tasks

  • Witha basic level of competency, installs and repairs equipment within the HFCdistribution system, including customer premises.

  • Witha basic level of competency, splices overhead/underground coaxial cablesincluding assembling the equipment per the design print. This Includes the proper cutting andpreparation of the required coaxial cable prior to splicing.

  • Witha basic level of competency, responds to issues identified by our performancetools. This includes identifying,troubleshooting and resolving any associated issues, as well as referring morecomplex resolution to higher level staff.

  • Performsbasic troubleshooting activities to repair/resolve coaxial passive equipmentand coaxial cable issues.

  • Performsbasic tap and end-of-line radio frequency (RF) level checks to identify andverify tap RF levels meet Cox' specifications.

  • Utilizestest equipment and other diagnostic tools (e.g., notebook computers, digitizedsystem maps) to resolve basic RF level problems.

  • Utilizescoaxial splicing hand tools in a safe and appropriate manner.

  • Ensuresall needed/issued tools, parts, material and equipment are available at the jobsite and reconciled daily to ensure accurate material usage

  • Maybe called upon to perform daily monitoring and documentation for CLI compliancewith FCC requirements, which could include repairing leakage to resolveproblems.

  • Worksvarious shifts, including nights and weekends, when necessary.

  • Completesdaily production reports and provides status information throughout the day.

  • Marks-up maps, tracks work hours and completes "as-built maps" forareas built.

  • Operates vehicle and/or bucket lift safely, following all safetyand traffic regulations.

Qualifications:

Required

  • High School Diploma, GED orequivalent work experience

  • 1-2 years of experience preferred in CATV or related field

  • Knowledge of and experience with various coaxial splicingtools and equipment a plus

  • Ability to read and interpret HFC network design prints at abasic level

  • Required to lift a minimum of 75 lbs.

  • Capable of handling and workingoff a 32' extension ladder in various conditions and heights, including theremoval and mounting of the ladder on the vehicle rack

  • Required to climb utility poles,use ladders, and utilize truck-mounted lift bucket to complete daily assignmentsas needed

  • Required to wear allrequired safety equipment

  • Reads and interprets systemprints, including system design maps and digital drawings, at a basic level

About Cox Communications

Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. We're dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique. Cox Communications is the largest division of Cox Enterprises, a family-owned business founded in 1898 by Governor James M. Cox.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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