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Full-time Employee


San Marcos

Job Description

NX Utilities, a QualTek company, is a Telecom & Utility Construction Company with a large and diverse customer base stretching from coast to coast. With a national footprint and a well-trained mobile workforce, NX Utilities has everything necessary to help wireline clients meet their construction and engineering needs.

Job Description and Responsibilities :
Produces fiber optic designs and modifications by studying project objectives; researching and developing fiber optic engineering techniques and approaches; validating designs, and supporting project implementation.

Primary Responsibilities:

Evaluate, plan and design suggested fiber optic telecom routes to maximize the efficiency of the network while taking into account material, make ready, and method of placement cost to maximize efficient and effective utilization of fiber networks

Interpret existing fiber routes with proposed routes to ensure that estimated traffic and demand would be achievable for both current and proposed routes

Draft new and revise existing, aerial and underground plant facilities based on field and design information provided

Render detailed drawings where required of MDU schematics, trenching details, road/bridge crossings, and design schematics

Complete and manage required customer permitting

Utilize best practice for network optimization of planned facilities along with planning to meet future demand

Perform quality control on drafting from contractors and in-house resources to ensure best practices are being adopted

Establish and maintain effective communications and professional working relationships in order to collaborate on and troubleshoot any issues

Plan and schedule projects with in-house Engineers and Drafters

Other duties as assigned

Requirements :

Associates degree and 1-3 years’ experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience


Ability to read and interpret utility engineering drawings and plans

Advanced understanding of copper, fiber and/or CATV design standards and requirements

Knowledge of fiber network design

Technical Skills:

Advanced CAD skillset

Computer and Microsoft Office proficiency, including use of graphics, word processing, and electronic spreadsheet applications

Soft Skills:

Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment

Strong organizational, interpersonal ,verbal and written communication skills

Highly organized and detail orientated

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

Working on a computer for 6-8 hours a day

Sitting at a desk for 6-8 hours a day



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