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Fiber Splicer

Full-time Employee



Job Description

Job Description and Responsibilities :
The Fiber Splicer 3 is responsible for the maintenance and installation of new and existing fiber in an inside and outside plant environment.

Primary Responsibilities:

Ability to prep and splice fiber via mechanical fusion methods

Ability to splice large count fibers via tube or ribbon method

Ability to access the fiber optic splicer enclosure and splice the necessary fibers directly from a ladder

Perform mid-sheath live network splicing

Ability to troubleshoot and repair outages on a live network

Complete central office, rack, head-end and HUB terminations

Able to troubleshoot and repair problems utilizing optical test equipment such as OTDR, Fiber Identifier and Fiber Scope

Prep, tray, and splice fiber optic cable ranging from single fiber to 288 count as well as perform ring cut when needed

Perform testing and turn-ups of subscriber drops in both inside and outside plant environment

Perform power meter testing

Requirements :

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Knowledge of operating and using fiber optic splice equipment

Knowledge of fiber optic theory which includes fiber loss, connector types and the different types of fibers

Technical Skills:

Ability to read splicing matrix and design drawings

Ability to utilize MS Excel or equivalent to document and retrieve splice information

Ability to operate a bucket truck

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to pass pre-employment screening that includes background and drug testing

Individuals must have a valid driver’s license and driving record meeting the company policy conditions

Must be in good physical condition with the ability to stoop, crawl, bend at the knees and waist, squat and lift 50 lbs; includes body weight, equipment, tools and boxes

Must be able to stand for long periods of time on varied surfaces

May be required to work long and unpredictable hours

Position requires working outdoors in all types of weather

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. attics, crawl spaces, utility holes)



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