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CATV Field Walkout Engineer: Direct Hire or Subs

Independent Contractor


Location is dependent on project




Production Based

Job Description

We are seeking Field Walkout Engineers, direct hire or subcontractors, who will perform walkouts for an entire town and/or subdivision to create field notes for new or existing (as-built) cable plants following specifications provided by customer.

• Perform new build walkout or as-built mapping.
• Follow guidelines to provide detailed accurate route of existing or new build plant.
• Ensure all tasks are completed in accordance with customer and industry specifications.
• Obtain the correct field information, record verification, document all details for aerial and underground telecommunications including fiber, coax, poles, pedestals, and more.

Skills we are looking for
• 2+ years of cable mapping experience within the CATV industry is required.
• Subcontractors: prior experience working as a sub within the industry is required.
• Comprehensive knowledge of the fielding process with hands on experience in CATV asbuilt and new build walkouts.
• Knowledge of cable design and basic OSP construction practices of cable systems.
• Permitting experience in telecommunications such as: right of way (ROW), pole, railroad, and government agency permitting is preferred.
• Able to read and interpret maps, drawings, and diagrams associated with CATV projects.
• Ability to accurately update As-Built field prints with equipment & information obtained from the field walkout.
• Good computer skills with proficiency in MS Excel, Word, Outlook, IKE & PDF Editor with the ability to learn new software and technologies is preferred.
• Ability to draw digitally in software programs like Katapult or Bluebeam is preferred.
• Must be highly responsible and self-motivated.
• Able to work independently within minimal supervision.
• Able to communicate with customers in a professional manner.
• Strong analytical, observational, and communication skills.

Additional Information
• This is a full-time, production-based position.
• Must be willing to travel 100% nationwide.
• Perform field walkout assignments daily over varying terrain and in all weather conditions.
• Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.

In-house only
• Company vehicle and necessary tools will be provided.
• Hotel expenses covered.
• Full benefits package.


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