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Position: Fiber Permit Technician
Location: WA, OR, CA
Type of Position: Full-Time
Salary: DOE

Purpose of Position
The Fiber Permit Tech will play an important role in the team ensuring quality and timely deliveries of our services building fiber to our customers. Under
supervision prepare pole applications and ROW permits for approval by the permitting authority. Outside plant construction and project management skills with
the ability to work independently, sufficient experience with computers and the ability to use the applicable software that is used enabling a successful fiber build.

Responsibilities Include
•        Plan routes from the current network finding the best route to permit to the customer location
•        Work with the construction lead
•        Prepare all permits for; Railroads, DOT, Cities, Counties and Utilities ensuring timely permit approval
•        Attend coordination and progress meetings
•        Under the direction of the Construction Lead perform site pre-inspections and post-construction audits
•        Work with many different resources; implementation team, network engineers, field personnel and contractors to ensure quality and timely delivery of our
services
•        Learn how to prepare construction proposals for the sales team
•        Assist in troubleshooting fiber circuits and other services
•        Help the Construction Lead with as build documentation updating the Fiber Engineering Team
•        Work flexible hours, which would include nights and weekends
•        Maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethic that can provide high productivity with minimal supervision
•        On call rotation responding and participating in construction project management restoring services for emergency calls
•        Perform all work as necessary to conform to quality control guidelines (includes compliance with requirements outlined in applicable regulations such as:
OSHA, FCC, NESC and NEC, etc ; as well as following procedures as outlined in the Installation, Technical, Operations, and Safety Manuals, and Employee
Handbook)
•        Perform other duties as requested by supervisor

Qualifications and Work Environment
•        Ability to carry, climb and operate extension ladder, (approx 28 ft high and 75 pounds)
•        Strong computer and software skills, mapping, GIS, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office
•        ROW Permit or surveying experience
•        Intermediate math skills required
•        Work experience in the cable construction field
•        Exposure to dust, dirt, noise, insects, cleaning solutions
•        Work outdoors in all kinds of weather and at all times of the day or night
•        Work performed near power lines and electricity
•        Ability to think creatively and strategically
•        Good communication skills are essential as is a cooperative attitude toward co-workers, customers and contractors
•        Organization and time management skills
•        Ability to interact effectively with other team members.
•        Must be able to work independently without supervision
•        Ability to adhere to Local, Federal regulations and Company policies
•        Valid driver's license, auto insurance, with a satisfactory driving record

Contact:
Todd Wiley
Sr. Technical Recruiter
Programs for Accelerated Veteran Employment
Launch Consulting Group
(916) 787-2206 Office/Fax
(916) 432-9267 Cell

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Position: Fiber Construction Lead
Location: Greater Sacramento California, OR, WA
Type of Position: Full-Time
Salary: DOE

Purpose of Position
The Fiber Construction Lead plays a vital role in ensuring quality and timely deliveries of our services building fiber to our customers. Will be a leader with
contractors and permit teams. Strong outside plant construction and project management skills with the ability to work independently, sufficient experience with
computers and the ability to use and teach the applicable software that is used enabling a successful fiber build.

Responsibilities Include
•        Route planning and designing fiber routes
•        Serve as a single-point of contact between project management and construction execution providing accurate status information on the progress to
project management team
•        Lead the internal and external permitting personal
•        Work with Railroads, ODOT, Cities, Counties and Utilities ensuring timely permits
•        Attend coordination and progress meetings
•        Responsible for assigning OSP work orders to field crews and contractors for client projects
•        Accountable for managing the overall field performance, including scope, cost, safety, quality, schedule, implementation and customer satisfaction
•        Perform site pre-inspections and coordinate post-construction audits
•        Work with many different resources; implementation team, network engineers, field personnel and contractors to ensure quality and timely delivery of our
services
•        Prepare construction proposals for the sales team
•        Assist in troubleshooting fiber circuits and other services
•        Create and maintain appropriate as build documentation updating the Fiber Engineering Team
•        Analyze and recommend upgrade/expansion strategies
•        Work flexible hours, which would include nights and weekends
•        Maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethic that can provide high productivity with minimal supervision.
•        On call rotation responding and participating in construction project management restoring services for emergency calls
•        Perform all work as necessary to conform to quality control guidelines (includes compliance with requirements outlined in applicable regulations such as:
OSHA, FCC, NESC and NEC, etc ; as well as following procedures as outlined in the Installation, Technical, Operations, and Safety Manuals, and Employee
Handbook)
•        Perform other duties as requested by supervisor

Qualifications and Work Environment
•        5+ years experience with outside plant construction
•        Strong computer skills and software skills, mapping, GIS, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office
•        Experience with fiber optic network documentation
•        Project Management
•        College degree or equivalent work experience in the cable construction field
•        Strong analytical skills – ability to translate data to strategy
•        Ability to think creatively and strategically
•        Strong communication skills are absolutely essential as is a cooperative attitude toward co-workers, customers and contractors
•        Excellent organization and time management skills
•        Visual design skills are a strong plus
•        Ability to interact effectively with other team members.
•        Must be able to work independently without supervision
•        Ability to adhere to Local, Federal regulations and Company policies
•        Valid driver's license, auto insurance, with a satisfactory driving record

Contact:
Todd Wiley
Sr. Technical Recruiter
Programs for Accelerated Veteran Employment
Launch Consulting Group
(916) 787-2206 Office/Fax
(916) 432-9267 Cell

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Position: Senior Project Manager
Location: CA, WA, OR
Type of Position: Full-Time
Salary: DOE

Purpose of Position
The project manager plays a vital role in ensuring quality and timely deliveries of our fiber services along with additional services to
customers. A project manager possesses a solid knowledge base in project management including the initiation, planning, execution,
control and closeout of projects. Able to work with various project team members and act as a problem solver by providing workable
solutions to keep projects on time and within the project budget.

Responsibilities Include
•        This position will be the customer’s single point of contact during the fiber installation and customer services to be delivered. Will
be responsible for consistent customer updates which are crucial.
•        Ensures all aspects of the fiber build conforms to the quality control guidelines (includes compliance with requirements outlined
in applicable regulations such as: OSHA, FCC, and NEC, etc ; as well as following procedures as outlined in the Installation, Technical,
Operations, and Safety Manuals, and Employee Handbook)
•        Coordinates the project details with internal team members, Sales, Construction Managers, Permit Technicians, Splicer’s,
Business Solutions and Accounting
•        Coordinates and acquires specific project elements with external customers, building owners and permitting agencies
•        Responsible for reporting the project financial variances, estimates versus actual for the duration of the project
•        Coordinates project resources to keep critical activities on track and develop recovery plans to offset delays
•        Responsible for the closeout of the project, including coordinating with Accounting the service start date and working with the
Construction Managers ensuring all documentation is recorded in our fiber asset management system
•        Promotes all Company services
•        Perform other duties as requested by supervisor

Qualifications and Work Environment
•        Ability to Adhere to Local, Federal regulations and company policies
•        Ability to drive Company vehicle in a safe and responsible manner
•        Effective Communicator
•        Good Organizational and Planning Skills
•        Strong Computer Skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, Adobe, Mapping Tools, Google Earth)
•        High School Diploma or equivalent
•        Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) or compatible Project Management Training
•        Previous experience in Project Management
•        Valid driver license
•        Satisfactory driving record
•        Auto insurance
•        Some work may be performed near power lines and electricity
•        Work and travel in inclement weather

Contact:
Todd Wiley
Sr. Technical Recruiter
Programs for Accelerated Veteran Employment
Launch Consulting Group
(916) 787-2206 Office/Fax
(916) 432-9267 Cell

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Fiber Optic Cable Splicer – Outside Plant Splicer
Location: Greater Sacramento, CA, WA, OR
Position: Fiber Construction Lead
Type of Position: Full-Time
Salary: DOE

Purpose of Position
The Fiber Construction Lead plays a vital role in ensuring quality and timely deliveries of our services building fiber to our customers.
Will be a leader with contractors and permit teams. Strong outside plant construction and project management skills with the ability to
work independently, sufficient experience with computers and the ability to use and teach the applicable software that is used
enabling a successful fiber build.

Responsibilities Include
•        Route planning and designing fiber routes
•        Serve as a single-point of contact between project management and construction execution providing accurate status
information on the progress to project management team
•        Lead the internal and external permitting personal
•        Work with Railroads, ODOT, Cities, Counties and Utilities ensuring timely permits
•        Attend coordination and progress meetings
•        Responsible for assigning OSP work orders to field crews and contractors for client projects
•        Accountable for managing the overall field performance, including scope, cost, safety, quality, schedule, implementation and
customer satisfaction
•        Perform site pre-inspections and coordinate post-construction audits
•        Work with many different resources; implementation team, network engineers, field personnel and contractors to ensure quality
and timely delivery of our services
•        Prepare construction proposals for the sales team
•        Assist in troubleshooting fiber circuits and other services
•        Create and maintain appropriate as build documentation updating the Fiber Engineering Team
•        Analyze and recommend upgrade/expansion strategies
•        Work flexible hours, which would include nights and weekends
•        Maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethic that can provide high productivity with minimal supervision.
•        On call rotation responding and participating in construction project management restoring services for emergency calls
•        Perform all work as necessary to conform to quality control guidelines (includes compliance with requirements outlined in
applicable regulations such as: OSHA, FCC, NESC and NEC, etc ; as well as following procedures as outlined in the Installation,
Technical, Operations, and Safety Manuals, and Employee Handbook)
•        Perform other duties as requested by supervisor

Qualifications and Work Environment
•        5+ years experience with outside plant construction
•        Strong computer skills and software skills, mapping, GIS, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office
•        Experience with fiber optic network documentation
•        Project Management
•        College degree or equivalent work experience in the cable construction field
•        Strong analytical skills – ability to translate data to strategy
•        Ability to think creatively and strategically
•        Strong communication skills are absolutely essential as is a cooperative attitude toward co-workers, customers and contractors
•        Excellent organization and time management skills
•        Visual design skills are a strong plus
•        Ability to interact effectively with other team members.
•        Must be able to work independently without supervision
•        Ability to adhere to Local, Federal regulations and Company policies
•        Valid driver's license, auto insurance, with a satisfactory driving record

Reports To: Director of Construction
Type of Position: Full-time, non-exempt
Salary: Hourly, DOE  

The Fiber Optic Cable Tech plays a vital role in ensuring quality and timely deliveries of our fiber services along with additional
services to our Client's customers. Skilled in fiber optic splicing with an understanding in engineering and splicing drawings. This
position will have project management skills, ability to work independently, knowledge of construction practices for outside plant cable
placement, sufficient experience with computers and have a background in fiber optic splicing documentation practices.

The position requires telecommunications experience and the ability to travel around the Greater Sacramento Area
•        Prepping and fusion or mechanical splice SM and occasionally MM fiber optic cables, in both outdoor and indoor settings
•        Constructs proper splice cases pressurized and non-pressurized, using all types and sizes of cable, including but not limited to:
grounding, bonding, isolation, slack storage and sealing
•        Able to place a mid-sheath splice
•        Work with Construction PM’s and/or OSP Engineers to perform splicing as directed
•        Testing and troubleshooting fiber using an OTDR, optical power meter, fiber identifier and scope
•        Provide the OSP Engineers with detailed reports of field splicing activity
•        Work flexible hours, after hours work which would include nights and weekends
•        Strong communication skills are absolutely essential as is a cooperative attitude toward co- workers and third party vendors
•        Maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethic that can provide high productivity with minimal supervision.
•        On call rotation responding and restoring services for emergency calls, responsible for being on the job at short notice to repair
damaged cables until service is restored.
•        Reviews and interprets underground and aerial cable records in existing records, on maps or in the field  
•        Makes precise recommendations for changes in running fiber optic cables, or provides input into construction methodologies
•        Participates in engineering, permit and construction processes
•        Perform all work as necessary to conform to quality control guidelines (includes compliance with requirements outlined in
applicable regulations such as: OSHA, FCC, NESC and NEC, etc
•        Clean, maintain, stock, and secure assigned vehicle and equipment
•        Perform other duties as requested by supervisor Qualifications and Work Environment:
•        Ability to adhere to Local, Federal regulations and Company policies
•        Proficient with construction equipment, hand tools, fusion splicer, OTDR, fiber identifiers and scope
•        Ability to carry, climb and operate extension ladder, (approx. 28 ft high and 75 pounds)
•        Ability to lift and move up to 100 pounds
•        Ability to climb poles using gaffs and climbing belt as needed
•        Ability to drive company vehicles (bucket truck) in a safe and responsible manner and operate hydraulic aerial lifts
•        Ability to perform job from high places (i.e. poles and roofs)
•        Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perceptions
and the ability to adjust focus

•        High School Diploma or equivalent/Some College Preferred
•        Must have good verbal and written communication skills.
•        Must have good organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and organize effectively
•        Ability to interact effectively with other team members.
•        Basic understanding of Outlook, Excel and Word.
•        Must be able to work independently without supervision
•        Valid driver's license, auto insurance, with a satisfactory driving record  
•        Our client requires a drug test, background check, employment, and education verification as conditions of employment.

Contact:
Todd Wiley
Sr. Technical Recruiter
Programs for Accelerated Veteran Employment
Launch Consulting Group
(916) 787-2206 Office/Fax
(916) 432-9267 Cell