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Senior Fiber Optic Technician

Full-time Employee


Baltimore and DC Area



Job Description

Position: Senior Fiber Optic Technician

Reports To
Fiber Operations Manager

Job Overview
Performs all aspects of fiber optic installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, documentation.
Performs field audits to create and provide accurate and updated maps/matrices reflecting “real world” conditions.
Ability to read, understand and proof fiber optic network design maps, prints, matrices, etc. of all types.

Responsibilities and Duties
(include, but are not limited to)
• Auditing existing cable plant and providing documentation to include but not limited to splicing, pathway, and MUX configurations.
• Individual will test optical networks utilizing an assortment of test equipment ie. OTDR, power meters, VFL, etc.
• Performs all splicing operations at a critical level with little to no supervision.
• Inspects new and/or existing cable plant to ID any deviations from standard installation practices.
• Builds clear and concise maps, matrices, test results, and additional information deemed necessary to adequately satisfy customer request.


• Experience
• 5 years minimum work experience; high school diploma or equivalent.
• Specific skills
• Excellent Leadership skills
• Outstanding Communication skills
• Impressive Problem-Solving skills
• Ability to work and create documents in Microsoft office and other digital formats.
• Any additional certifications and on-the-job training received by the professional will be an advantage
• The technician should have an in-depth knowledge of fiber optic OSP construction, installation, and engineering practices
• Ability to build, prep and splice various types of fiber optic cables and enclosures/FDP (to include loose tube, ribbon, unitube, etc.)

• Personal characteristics
• Ability to thrive in fast-paced environment while being able to manage multiple concurrent projects.
• Ability to work independently with little supervision
• Able to comfortably and professionally interact with both internal and external customers.
• Physical abilities
• Ability to lift and maneuver 30lbs or more.
• Ability to work in various environments, (ie. Aerial locations via ladder/bucket truck; manhole/underground areas, indoor, outdoor, etc.)

**We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled individuals to apply.


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