Underground Construction Technician

Spectrum

3.4

Stevens Point, WI

Why you should apply for a job to Spectrum:

  • 4.2/5 in supportive management

  • 62% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 61% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Through a partnership with Women in Cable Telecommunications, employees can access mentoring, networking and development programs.

  • Spectrum Women serves as an internal resource, helping empower women to achieve their goals for professional success.

  • In 2019, 15 Charter leaders were recognized as Cablefax’s Most Powerful Women.

  • #332050BR-7

    Position summary

    JOB SUMMARY
    Role responsible for installing/repairing/ locating Conduits, Vaults, Pedestals, Fiber Optic cable, hybrid fiber coax (HFC), operating utility construction equipment, ground restoration, flagging, and general construction as directed by the Supervisor. Locate & verify all utilities before construction using multiple methods and locating equipment. Individuals must be able to read prints and have knowledge of the underground process. This position is required to travel 80% of the time to complete different projects as needed.

    MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
    Actively and consistently supports all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.
    All phases of underground construction include but are not limited to:
    Loading, driving, delivery, digging, removal and placement of various types, sizes and weight of construction materials and equipment
    Hand dig using shovel and or mechanical tools.
    Fully restore worksite at completion of work, refill trenches and holes, tamp soil, and replant any plants or shrubs that were disturbed during our construction, place temporary asphalt on streets where excavations have been performed.
    Install and maintenance of underground telecommunications cables.
    Climb into and out of equipment (trucks, cars, backhoes, trenchers, etc.).
    Operate or work around heavy equipment and machinery.
    Maintain visual and audible contact with other crewman and all moving or stationary persons/vehicles/objects to ensure safe coordination of movement.
    Perform general construction work under direction of Supervisor.
    Flagging, property or worksite restoration.
    Maintain safe working habits/conditions according to all regulations, procedures and policies.
    Maintain accurate records including time worked, daily logs as required; properly record all required information on data devices and/or work orders, surveys referrals, etc.
    Perform other duties as requested.

    REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Required Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
    Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
    Understand outside plant construction standards
    Ability to dig in all types of soil
    Knowledge of and ability to handle tools and equipment in a safe manner
    This position is required to travel 80% of the time to complete different projects as needed

    Required Education
    High school diploma, GED or equivalent work experience

    Required Related Work Experience and Number of Years
    OSP Underground construction/maintenance experience – 2-4

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Preferred Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
    Valid driver's license with satisfactory driving record within Company required standards
    Class “A” CDL license is a plus
    OSHA 10 Certification

    Preferred Education
    Preferred Related Work Experience and Number of Years

    WORKING CONDITIONS
    Outdoor/ Field environment

    PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS
    Extended periods of bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting, lifting in awkward positions, standing, and twisting. Also, working in inclement weather conditions, such as extreme heat, extreme cold, rain, ice, snow, and wind.
    Working in congested or remote areas
    Mental Requirements

    EOE
    Charter Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability EFR118 332050-7 332050BR

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    About the company

    Industry: Telecommunications

    Spectrum's Product and Services are powered and innovated by Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), the leading broadband communications company and the second-largest cable operator in the United States. Our company provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including Spectrum TV™ video entertainment programming, Spectrum Internet™ access, and Spectrum Voice™. ...

    Why you should apply for a job to Spectrum:

  • 4.2/5 in supportive management

  • 62% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 61% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Through a partnership with Women in Cable Telecommunications, employees can access mentoring, networking and development programs.

  • Spectrum Women serves as an internal resource, helping empower women to achieve their goals for professional success.

  • In 2019, 15 Charter leaders were recognized as Cablefax’s Most Powerful Women.

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