Fiber Outside Plant (OSP) Construction Inspector

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Full-time Employee

Location(s)

Alabama

Huntsville, AL

Starting Date

Pay Rate & Details

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Other Requirements

This position does not provide relocation assistance.

Job Description

Founded in 1996, The Broadband Group (TBG) represents cities, municipalities, and large scale Master Planned Communities (MPC) throughout North America. Its affiliated company, TBG Network Services (TBGNS) based in Huntsville, Alabama, is responsible for oversight, design, engineering, and construction management of Huntsville Utilities’ 996-mile fiber construction project, with Google Fiber serving as the Anchor Tenant on the network.



Position Overview

The Fiber OSP Construction Inspector oversees, monitors, and inspects construction activities to ensure requirements of design, drawings, specifications, regulations, and industry practices are being met in a safe, efficient, and environmentally sound manner. This position delivers quality assurance of all construction activities, providing confidence that requirements are consistently fulfilled. The field staff will coordinate the various activities on the project and also take detailed records of the installed fiber cable.



Primary Job Responsibilities

• Overall construction supervision.
• Ensure adherence to construction maps.
• Understand and implement local construction methods and procedures as required.
• Review permits and Right-Of-Way (ROW) considerations and requirements.
• Witness and monitor work activities, inspections, and testing in accordance with approved quality plans, site surveillance plans, ITPs, procedures, and processes.
• Ensure compliance with NESC and Industry Specifications while OSP is being constructed.
• Complete “As-Built” forms for delivery to Engineers.
• Perform quality inspections on work currently performed or work that has been recently completed, utilizing established checklists and/or other quality related documents.
• Maintain records and prepare inspection reports.
• Other related duties as assigned.



Desired Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

• Valid US Driver’s License, clean driving record.
• Ability to read and understand maps, drawings, and diagrams for fiber construction.
• Fiber and Outside Plant knowledge.
• History of adhering to safety procedures and practices.
• Ability to work independently, as well as in a team-oriented environment.
• High degree of focus and attention to detail/strong organizational skills.
• Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. and perform repetitive physical motions of bending, standing, climbing, and walking in construction zones.



Education/Training/Certifications

• High School Diploma (or equivalent) required.



Experience/Skills

• 4+ years of telecommunications experience required.
• Experience as a “Construction Inspector” is preferred.



Job Type: Full-time

This position does not provide relocation assistance.

Contact Information

Frank Newsom - Director of Operations

E-mail: Email
Listed: 11/1/2017
Expires: 1/30/2018