Splicer Network Technician - Englewood, CO

Splicer Network Technician - Englewood, CO

31 Dec 2023
Colorado, Englewood, 80110 Englewood USA

Splicer Network Technician - Englewood, CO

About LumenLumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at news.lumen.com, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.The RoleThe Splicer Network Technician is responsible for installation, splicing, and testing of all fiber optic and copper cable within multiple program networks.The Main ResponsibilitiesInstalls, splices, and tests fiber as directed for Projects, Operations, and Maintenance related activities and responding to emergency events

Performs dark fiber, and reel testing

Performs routine repair of existing fiber to aggregation point, providing continuity for entire fiber route

Technicians perform maintenance on existing cables, including evaluation tests and repairing old or malfunctioning cables

Technicians cut and splice fiber optic cables, locate problem areas and perform other repairs as needed

What We Look For in a CandidateSkilled individual with extensive working knowledge of hand and power tools. Knowledge of fiber optic test and installation equipment

Requires individual capable of dealing with multiple agencies and personnel to assist with installation and permitting processes

Strong people skills

Good penmanship, drafting and verbal skills

Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions

Able to work in manholes, CEVs and splice pits

Good physical condition - capable of standing all day and walking several miles to engineer cable routes in remote locations or to follow construction equipment and crews while filling in for an inspector 

Able to work on drawings and spreadsheets for extended periods

Able to work overtime, when necessary

Successful completion and passage of all applicable employment assessments and interviews.

Safety habits/compliance with all OSHA and other safety protocols and policies

Willing/able to work standby rotation and accept callouts

Education and ExperienceCompleted basic courses in basic electricity, cable splicing/maintenance, basic cable transmission, cable air pressure or equivalent job experience.

Two or more years applicable work experience

Valid driver’s license

Travel required

Requisition #: 324704When applying for a position, you may be subject to a background screen (criminal records check, motor vehicle report, and/or drug screen), depending on the requirements for the position. More information on what’s included in these checks can be found in the Post Offer section of our FAQ page (https://jobs.lumen.com/global/en/faqs) . Job-related concerns noted in the background screen may disqualify you from the new position or your current role. Background results will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.This position is part of a bargaining unit and represented by a union. Depending upon the applicable collective bargaining agreement under which you may be hired, you may be: (a) required to join the union and pay union dues as a condition of employment; or, (b) required to pay union dues, but not join the union as a condition of employment; or (c) free to chose whether or not to join the union, but if you do join the union you would be obligated to pay union dues.EEO StatementWe are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, creed, veteran status, disability, medical condition, genetic characteristic or information, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, "protected statuses"). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.DisclaimerThe above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.Salary RangeSalary Min :13Salary Max :36This information reflects the anticipated base salary range for this position based on current national data. Minimums and maximums may vary based on location. Individual pay is based on skills, experience and other relevant factors.This position is eligible for either short-term incentives or sales compensation. Director and VP positions also are eligible for long-term incentive. To learn more about our bonus structure, you can view additional information here. (https://jobs.lumen.com/global/en/compensation-information) We're able to answer any additional questions you may have as you move through the selection process.As part of our comprehensive benefits package, Lumen offers a broad range of Health, Life, Voluntary Lifestyle and other benefits and perks that enhance your physical, mental, emotional and financial wellbeing. You can learn more by clicking here. (https://centurylinkbenefits.com)Note: For union-represented postings, wage rates and ranges are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreement provisions.Salary RangeSalary Min :13Salary Max :36This information reflects the base salary pay range for this job based on current national market data. Ranges may vary based on the job's location. We offer competitive pay that varies based on individual experience, qualifications and other relevant factors. We encourage you to apply to positions that you are interested in and for which you believe you are qualified. To learn more, you are welcome to discuss with us as you move through the selection process.

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