Telecom OSP Engineers – Addison, VT

About JSI:

JSI is the consulting and broadband solutions leader for Rural and Tier II Service Providers. Over the past several years, JSI has expanded its services from compliance and regulatory consulting to business and finance consulting. In addition, with the recent acquisition of two broadband engineering firms, JSI is offering engineering, implementation, and managed services of broadband solutions. With billions of dollars of new investments every year and the critical need to extend broadband offerings across the country, the US communications space has been growing rapidly, and JSI is well-positioned to partner with our clients to help them succeed.

To support its strategic expansion, JSI is now seeking on behalf of its Mid-State Consultants division, several talented and experienced OSP Engineers for positions for Addison, Vermont, and across the United States.

 

Responsibilities:

In general, an OSP Engineer will be responsible for the design, field notes, pricing, and drafting of both copper and fiber facilities. It should be noted that an OSP Engineer candidate with prior experience is preferred, but not required. In particular, an OSP Engineer’s essential functions will include, among other things:

  • Engineering routine and specific outside plant work orders, using any combination of aerial, buried or underground cable;

  • Copper and fiber optic cable engineering;

  • Performing field visits; and

  • Completing projects with short turnaround times.

 

Qualifications:

  • Travel is required for this position. Mileage is paid at the Federal Rate for reimbursement.

  • Must have at least two (2) years’ experience in telecom engineering.

  • Must possess advanced knowledge of outside plant design for business-as-usual (BAU).

  • Must have copper and fiber optic cable experience using aerial, underground and direct buried practices.

  • Must be capable of taking of detailed field notes.

  • Must possess working knowledge of basic office software, such as Microsoft Office, Outlook, and Excel.

  • A working understanding of the RUS (Rural Utility Standards) coding process and practices is preferred.

  • NDS and AutoCAD experience is preferred; and

  • Experience assisting in ROW acquisition is a plus.

  • This position requires US Citizenship or a Permanent Resident status.

 

Compensation:

Competitive pay commensurate with experience and skills. Full benefits are available. Training will be offered to the right candidate. For more information on the physical demands of this position, please contact Human Resources. At JSI, you will have a career that is rewarding and challenging on every level of the organization. JSI is committed to providing our employees with:

  • Professional growth and development opportunities

  • A diverse, dynamic, and stimulating work environment

  • Educational opportunities

  • Work-life balance

  • A competitive salary and benefits package

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