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Journeyman Copper Splicers needed

Full-time Employee


Durango / Colorado Springs / Longmont


As soon as possible


We offer competitive wages based upon experience


Please see full posting for list of qualifications

Other Requirements

Valid driver's license

Job Description

Pauley Construction offers a challenging work environment where personal growth as a splicer is an everyday part of the job. We work for a major telecom provider that offers a huge array of splicing situations all over our geographic area. We work on large cable transfers, paper cable, pic cable, maintenance, road moves and more. We work on all cables sizes, types and environments. We work regularly on DS0 and DS1 circuits, Adtran and Calix test and turn-up and more. Pauley values craftsmanship and reliability very highly. 

This position will work out of and report to the Durango, Colorado office.


Splicing copper cable for large cable transfers
Cable maintanence
Adtran and Calix testing and turn-up
Light labor including lifting manhole covers and barricading open manholes
Connection testing
Troubleshooting and repairing copper for customer
Splicing plant extensions
Repairing out of service drops to provide service to new and existing customers
Handle emergency call outs
Work from manholes, bucket trucks and/or ladders


Intermediate level

Knowledge of local cable facilities and fiber networks
Experience in Outside Plant telecom functions
Experience in how to read and interpret outside and subscriber plant facility records and engineering schematic work prints
Electronics training or experience that demonstrates knowledge of AC/DC theory
Working knowledge of analog and digital transmission
Experience in splicing fiber optics, copper cable (various splice connectors)
Working knowledge of direct termination of fiber-optic connectors including mechanical, anaerobic, epoxy polish, heat cured as well as pigtail splicing methods
Knowledge of bonding and grounding requirements of telecommunications plant
Working knowledge of ISP/OSP fiber optics terminations in splicing products in regards to appropriate application
Must be able to travel overnight as necessary to meet business and job requirements
Assist other technical personnel in the performance of their duties when requested
Ability to work with paper/pulp splicing, tagging and restoration
Ability to distinguish between different cable types (i.e., telecommunication, electrical, fiber, CATV, etc.)
Ability to build cable records, cut sheets and as-builts
Working knowledge of various test (Sidekick, 965 meter, DSP’s Exfo digital meter, Throw-master, OTDR’s

Advanced Crew Leader Level

Knowledgeable on all test equipment used to identify and locate optical and copper faults (OTDR/VFL and power meter operation)
Knowledge of and connect bulkheads, splice trays, organizers, kits and storage units
Ability to maintain and repair entire telephone loop/facilities
Ability to build span lines, install repeaters and perform tagging and testing functions on cable pairs to meet HDSL requirements
Ability to understand various electronic fiber mux and equipment
Proficient at working in aerial and buried outside plant environment


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