OSP Construction Manager

Hyper Networks Inc | Posted 3-06-2020

Norcross (General IT)


Construction Manager Job Description

The Construction Manager will perform critical tasks that ensure quality installation and upgrades of the fiber network. This position reports to the OSP Manager.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate project activities with cell tower and property owners
  • Coordinate the project materials request process
  • Monitor installation subcontractor performance in accordance with:
    • SoW, Schedule, Budget, Quality and permitting regulations
  • Prepare and submit status reports to management
  • Support field and network engineers during testing phase as required
  • Handle scheduling and distribution of work assignments
  • Review and redline work prints and material consumption
  • Assist project team with coordination and execution of surveys, design reviews, and cost estimates.
  • Prepare and update network documentation based on changes in network topology

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to manage teams to complete designated amount of work in a specified time frame (e. g. , quality jobs per day), adjusting work assignments or schedules to meet changing work-related priorities or demands.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret electrical schematics, construction drawings, and building plans; document daily records and reports
  • Horizontal Directional Drilling experience in many forms (missile/drilling)
  • Strong knowledge of asphalt / concrete restoration and vault placements
  • Extensive knowledge of Right of way permitting rules and regulations
  • Extensive knowledge of traffic safety plans per MUTCD guidelines
  • Extensive knowledge of cell site infrastructure (H-frames, utilities, platforms, shelters, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of DC electrical components and power (24/-48v)
  • Demonstrated experience with fiber optic and/or coax cable placement
  • Demonstrated ability to use and care for fiber optic test equipment, ruby light, power meter, and OTDR and document test results accurately
  • Basic knowledge of fiber optic theory which includes fiber loss, connector types, and the different types of fibers
  • Ability to climb and work at elevations (e. g. , from ladders, poles, lift trucks) exceeding 18 feet
  • Ability to work in confined spaces (e. g. , crawl spaces, utility holes)
  • Ability to perform strenuous physical activities including, but not limited to: lifting objects weighing over 100 pounds
  • Ability to perform job activities outdoors in different weather conditions (e. g. , extreme cold and/or heat, inclement weather)
  • Ability to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with employees, contractors, suppliers, in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straightforward, and professional manner
  • Demonstrated sound judgment and decision making
  • Handling multiple projects and deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Maintaining organized and accurate records
  • Working independently with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of MS Office Suite (Excel) or equivalent software such as Google Docs and Sheets
  • Bend/squat/kneel/stand frequently
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, work in a dynamic fluid environment and effectively cope with change
  • Ability to pass pre-employment screenings (motor vehicle, drug, and background)

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Valid Driver's license with satisfactory driving record
  • 3+ years of operations management experience installing and maintaining fiber optic and cell tower products and services
  • 3+ years managerial experience of small, remote, field based teams
  • BICSI and/or NATE certification preferred (or equivalent)

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • May be required to work long and unpredictable hours including weekends
  • Working outdoors in all types of weather
  • Exposure to dust, fluctuating temperatures, and periodic high noise levels
  • Travel required - 50%

Hyper Networks Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment opportunities at Hyper Networks are based upon one’s qualifications and capabilities to perform the essential functions of a particular job. All employment opportunities are provided without regard to race, religion, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.