Outside Plant Supervisor
Working in Washington DC and Baltimore, MD as well as the areas between the two cities and suburbs
We are looking for an individual with 7+ years of experience in all aspects of CATV Outside Plant activation, testing, maintenance, and construction with at least 3 years of supervisory experience to lead our technical initiatives.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage in house and subcontracted resources performing outside plant (OSP) activation, testing, maintenance, and management of construction projects.
Conduct OSP safety and project meetings.
Interface with business partners to coordinate schedules, plans and risks.
Accurately forecast resource requirements based on completion deadlines.
Conduct and manage quality control to ensure projects are executed safely to high standards that align with specifications.
Forecast, order and manage material usage requirements.
Manage process of collecting, reviewing and distributing deliverables.
Maintain relationships with business partners, subcontractors, owners, clients, management and co-workers.
Service the client in a timely and respectful manner, meeting or exceeding their expectations.
Ensure industry standards are met or exceeded while using proper techniques.
Ensure that stakeholders are informed of project progress, issues and projected completion dates.
Assure the timely completion and submission of all proof of work documentation and daily reports.
Participate in accident investigations with operations fleet and safety departments. Determine degree of prevent-ability and coach employees on company standards for safety.
Assist with fleet maintenance program to assure proper usage and cost control.
Mentor Field employees to enable developmental growth.
Lead and develop the team, providing oversight, vision and long-term direction.
Handles progressive discipline to employees in accordance with company policy.
Document all field changes and note them on the record set of “as built” drawings.
Daily Project Oversight.
Payroll and Job costing support.
Safety plan implementer.
7+ years of CATV Outside Plant experience preferred and minimum 3 years of supervisory experience preferred.
Strong Microsoft Office skills.
Knowledge of HFC plant, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards.
Understanding all facets of fiber and coax testing and deployment.
High school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree in technical field or equivalent experience preferred.
Must pass a background check, drug test, and motor vehicle check.
Must possess a valid driver’s license for at least 2 years.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Strong supervisory and leadership skills.
Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate.
Ability to function well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment.
Able to multitask and prioritize.
Able to stand, sit, bend, kneel, push/pull, reach, and stretch 30-50% of time.
Able to lift and carry up to 80 pounds
Excellent planning, organization and coordination skills.
Paid Time Off
401(k) with Company Match Competitive pay
Patriot Broadband Technologies