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WaveDivision Holdings LLC Fiber Splicing Technician I, II or III in East Port Orchard, Washington

Description Astound Broadband, the sixth-largest telecommunications provider in the United States, is a leading supplier of cutting-edge technology and communications services-and applicants like you make it all possible. To develop your career, we provide one-on-one training and coaching, a supportive work environment and the opportunity to represent a superior telecommunications company. Additionally, we offer a robust benefits package, including rewards, recognition and employee discounts to ensure your continued success. With us, you'll stay empowered to do your best work by creating astounding possibilities for local communities and beyond. Job Summary Astound Broadband is searching for a Fiber Splicing Technician in our peninsula region in Washington. This position plays a vital role in ensuring quality and timely deliveries of our fiber services to customers. This candidate will perform prep and fusion of single-mode or multi-mode fiber optic cables for both inside and outside plant construction. They will be performing fiber panel audits and splice case audits, as well as properly placing mid-sheath splices. Duties and Responsibilities Perform prep and fusion of single-mode or multi-mode fiber optic cables for both inside and outside plant construction. Perform fiber panel audits and splice case audits. Properly place mid-sheath splices. Test and troubleshoot fiber using an OTDR, optical power meter, fiber identifier and scope. Perform installation and testing of fiber cross connects Work with Construction Project Managers and Fiber Design to perform splicing as directed. Provide Fiber Design team with detailed reports of field splicing activity. 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). Clean, maintain, stock and secure equipment. Maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethic that can provide high productivity with minimal supervision. Participate in engineering, permit and construction processes. Construct 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. Make precise recommendations for changes in running fiber optic cables and provide input into construction methodologies. Assist in scheduling splicing jobs with Construction Managers and/or Fiber Design. Assist in training and support for Fiber Splicer I-II. In coordination with Construction Manager, prepare required Wimps needed with the NOC for all maintenance splicing required. Work with Fiber Design on required parts and equipment. Work flexible hours as needed and on-call rotation which may include nights and weekends. Other duties as assigned. Must possess a valid driver's license and maintain a clean driving record. Requirements/Qualifications Education: High school diploma or equivalent Experience: 5+ year of splicing experience with the ability to properly place a mid-sheath splice. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Proficient with construction equipment, hand tools, fusion splicer, OTDR, fiber identifiers and scope. Ability to climb poles using gaffs and climbing belt as needed. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. Ability to adhere to Local and Federal regulations and company policies. Strong organizational skills are required with the ability to prioritize and organize effectively. Basic computer skills and understanding of Outlook, Excel, Word and the Google Suite (Docs, Drive and Mail). Perform prep and fusion of Ribbon fiber. Intermediat