|Job Ref:||27217BR||Employer:||Black & Veatch||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United States||County/State:||Texas||City:||Dallas||Address:||Post Date:||20/10/2016 01:01|
Functions in a technician capacity, working primarily in the field, to gather data for engineering and design of aerial, underground, and buried fiber optic facilities. This position requires frequent travel around suburban Dallas and occasionally other metro areas. Although this position predominantly involves field work, it will also require completion of administrative tasks as required by project leadership. Based on experience, skill level, and project needs, there is a potential for this position to move over into more complex field data collection. |
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
This job will be a long term contract with possibility to convert to full time based in Dallas, TX and entails field work around suburban Dallas and occasionally other metro areas around Dallas to take pictures, measurements, document existing facilities, and obtain design information in preparation for OSP network design.
Contractor will follow Black & Veatch travel policy at all times.
Will follow Black & Veatch safety policies
Develops familiarity by reading, understanding and applying departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and Black & Veatch policies and procedures.
Quality / Continuous Improvement: Develops an understanding and complies with the Black & Veatch quality program. Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts.
Engineering Production: Contributes to preparation of less complex engineering deliverables such as drawings, reports, specifications, and studies of limited scope. Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work. Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements.
Shares information with others as requested. Coordinates with others when directed by supervisor or project leadership.
Focuses on the needs of internal clients (project team leadership) while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers. May provide support to business development or pursuit activities.
Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:
Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes.
Minimum of 1 year related work experience
Individual must be available to mobilize when scheduled and possess a valid driver's license with a clean motor vehicle report.
Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc…)
Ability to work outside in varying weather conditions
Must be able to stand, bend, squat, walk, move, lift, carry… equipment (>20lb) for the duration of the work day
Preferred Job Qualifications
Diploma or Certificate preferred.
OSP/ISP or Fiber data collection/site walk experience. If not, then utility field experience.
Learning on the Fly, Problem Solving, Perseverance, Patience, Time Management, Drive for Results, Self Development, Customer Focus, Listening, Informing.
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Disabled/Veterans/Females