UnitiFiber Holdings Inc. ("Uniti") is searching for a SplicingCoordinator.
Responsibilities will include but are notlimited to:
Splice fiber optic cables including bothloose tube and ribbon optic cables. Construct a proper splice case, includingbut not limited to: grounding, bonding, isolation, slack storage and sealing.Prepare and maintain splicing records, schematics and diagrams.
Perform work in accordance with industry standardsand adhere to safety procedures.
preparation and splicing of fiber opticcables in both outdoor and indoor environments. The position requires a goodworking knowledge of telecommunication infrastructure; familiarity with fiberoptic cable and splice enclosures; ability to use fusion splicing equipment andan OTDR.
Ability to identify and troubleshoot fiberissues; Must be able maintain control of activities surrounding the assignedwork site(s); Maintain accurate splicing and field notes; Support projecttimelines and provide accurate feedback.
Other duties as assigned.
Associates seeking to join Uniti aremotivated individuals with exceptional organizational skills, an ability tomultitask, attention to detail, and effective communication skills both writtenand verbal. The position requires an individual with strong interpersonalskills and ample self-initiative who thrives in a fast paced, collaborativeenvironment. Uniti is open to candidates with diverse backgrounds and the idealcandidate will have:
Ability to drive and back up a truck andtrailer proficiently.
Ability to read, create and maintain splicingschematics and diagrams.
Can respond to the needs of a 24/7/365operation.
Must be able to work after hours andweekends. Remain in service during outages until resolved.
Must be able to work emergency schedulesduring natural disasters and network outages.
Must be able to pass pre-employment screeningthat includes background and drug testing.
Individuals must have a valid driver'slicense and driving record meeting the company policy conditions.
Must be in good physical condition with theability to stoop, crawl, bend at the knees and waist, squat and lift 50 lbs;includes body weight, equipment, tools and boxes.
Must be able to stand for long periods oftime on varied surfaces.
May be required to work long and unpredictablehours.
Position requires working outdoors in alltypes of weather.
Ability to climb and work at elevations (e.g. from ladders, poles, lift trucks) exceeding 18 feet.
Ability to work in confined spaces (e. g.attics, crawl spaces, utility holes).
Ability to pay close attention to detail andmake good sound decisions based on information given.
Ability to multitask and stay organized underpressure.
High School, a combinationof education and experience is acceptable.
Excellent verbal and writtencommunication skills.
Able to distinguish betweencolors and read diagrams.
This position requires field work which mayinclude overtime, weekends, holidays, and off hours. Travel will be requiredand may be up to 80%, depending on the business needs.