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Preferred Hiring Terms

Full-time Employee

Location(s)

Virginia

Radford Area

Starting Date

Pay Rate & Details

Competitive salary, great benefits, possible relocation assistance for outstanding candidate

Qualifications

Education: Bachelor Degree or 15 or more years of Telecommunications experience. Experience Level: 10 years relevant experience required (including HFC Construction/Maintenance experience) is required. Experience in all phases of aerial and underground coaxial and fiber plant construction, CWDM, DWDM, and RFoG installation and maintenance. 5 years of supervisory experience. Must have basic P.C. skills, Excel and Access programs. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.

Other Requirements

Responsible for fiber and coaxial network construction and maintenance. Performs plant aerial and underground construction, maintenance and troubleshooting, in accordance with safety regulations, and company policies and procedures. Completes work assignments independently or with minimal supervision/guidance. Projects require problem resolution using standard policies and procedures. Has developed specialized knowledge/skills in own area.

Job Description

Shentel (NASDAQ: SHEN) is a regional telecommunications company successfully providing a broad range of telecommunication solutions for over 110 years. Shentel is committed to enriching the lives of the customers we serve with the highest quality telecommunication services by making major investments in technology, using innovative thinking and delivering high quality local customer service that makes using technology easy. It is our vision to provide rural communities with access to the same level of telecommunications services as those found anywhere else in the US. With operations in multiple states, we provide our customers with wireline and wireless telephone, Cable TV, and Internet. In addition, Shentel is proud to be an affiliate of Sprint. We own and operate the more than 1000 towers that comprise our wireless network and employ the teams who work in our 48 Sprint stores, provide customer service, and operate the wireless network. We are looking for dedicated people with professional attitudes who take pride in providing superior customer service, closing sales and driving the success of all of the facets of our business. We’re Shentel. Always connected to you. Shentel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.

Job Summary:
Responsible for fiber and coaxial network construction and maintenance. Performs plant aerial and underground construction, maintenance and troubleshooting, in accordance with safety regulations, and company policies and procedures. Completes work assignments independently or with minimal supervision/guidance. Projects require problem resolution using standard policies and procedures. Has developed specialized knowledge/skills in own area. May act as a resource for colleagues with less experience.

Qualification Requirements:
a. Education: Bachelor Degree or 15 or more years of Telecommunications experience.
b. Experience Level: 10 years relevant experience required (including HFC Construction/Maintenance experience) is required. Experience in all phases of aerial and underground coaxial and fiber plant construction, CWDM, DWDM, and RFoG installation and maintenance. 5 years of supervisory experience.
c. Advanced training in technical or engineering areas is required. Knowledge of basic fundamental drafting is required. Knowledge of CATV distribution systems is required.
d. Must have basic P.C. skills, Excel and Access programs.
e. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
f. Good oral and written communication skills as well as good organizational skills. Must be able to interact with interdepartmental staff, customers and outside workers. Ability to work overtime, as needed.
g. The ability to lift up to 75 lbs.

This position description is only meant to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this position. The incumbents may be requested to perform tasks other than those stated in this description. The company reserves the right to revise or change this job description as the need arises. This job description does not constitute any written or implied contract of employment.

Contact Information

www.shentel.jobs
Melinda Gardner
Email
540-984-5511
Listed: 12/14/2017
Expires: 3/14/2018