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Telecommunications OSP Engineer

Company: Butler America Telecom LLC
Location: scio
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Telecommunications OSP Engineer

Butler America Telecom is hiring for an experienced Telecom OSP Engineer that will cover the Northern part of OH.

This position is responsible for Telecommunications Engineering of Outside Plant in a local service exchange environment.

Candidate must be a subject matter expert for all technical aspects of outside plant facilities and associated work such as: cable sizing, cable counts, cable records and permitting for Right of Way and easements.

This position works as a team member with Network Planning, Central Office and Transmission & Operations to support the growth, replacements and upgrade of telecommunications plant facilities.

Job Requirements:

Some of the main duties & responsibilities include but not limited to:


This person provides frontline project management for all construction activities associated with outside plant activity.

Engineer, design and prepare project prints and update mapping records in Frogs (CAD).

Prepare cost estimates for the sales team.

Prepare estimates for Fiber builds.

Maintain and investigate Right of Ways and easements for releases.

Maintain relations and communications by attending pre-construction meetings with the state, county, city, townships, developers and DNR in order to stay abreast of changes, growth, planning and permitting requirements for each serving exchange.

Frontline project management for construction activities.

Perform field staking for pole placement, manholes, handholds, or other items placed in the field.

Proactive review of outside plant facilities to determine necessary upgrades and enhancements.

Coordinate with all utilities for project design and construction to utilize joint trench.

Maintain accurate cable records and updates.

Prepare Copper loop studies as needed.

Track and Maintain Fiber records.

Respond to Delayed orders to meet service needs.

Update records as needed.

Digitize land base into GIS system (CAD).


Knowledge of outside plant and engineering tools to include Infinium, M6, and GIS system (FROGS or CAD), measuring wheel, height stick, basic knowledge of national electric codes.

Must have a working knowledge of RUS (Rural Utility Service) units and their application.

Organizational skills, communication skills (written and verbal) and customer relations will be utilized in achieving desired results.

Outside plant construction project management experience and inventory management experience.

Experience in Right of Way, private easement and permitting with local, state and federal entities.

Preferred two (2) to five (5) years experience in the telecommunications field with qualified exposure to various fields of engineering.

Computer Skills in Window Products and must be able to learn new computer programs as required to perform job functions.

Physical demands involve working extended hours where necessary, overnight travel, driver's license, ability to work at computer station for extended periods,

Must be able to work outside in extreme heat/cold and assume on callsupervisor duties as needed.

Work assignment positions are available in Ohio.

It is required that physical site surveys be conducted in the local markets.

Pay will be discussed at time of interview.

Keywords: Butler America Telecom LLC, Canton , Telecommunications OSP Engineer, Other , scio, Ohio

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