Apex Systems is seeking an OSP Engineer for an opening in Clearwater Florida! If you are interested or would like to apply please send your resume to Kyle Grierson at
Day to Day Responsibilities/typical day look like:
Engineer, design , and prepare project prints and update mapping records. Prepare project justifications for approvals-coordinate circuit designs with ISP planners/engineers.
Maintain inter-company relations to provide the information needed by Sales & Marketing, Regulatory, and Operations for special projects. (pre-quals, BDT, boundary information, easement, and ROW recording and service orders)
Prepare and monitor the capital budget plan concerning areas of responsibility.
Prepare cost estimates for SIFT Tickets, BDTs, and other CIAC (billable) projects.
Apply for all permits as required (Florida Department of Transportation, EPA, CSX RR, and multiple County and City Permitting Departments)
Maintain and investigate R.O.W, easements, vacate requests and private property issues.
Maintain relations and communications with outside agencies, such as local planning commissions and developers. These responsibilities include; attend design and pre-construction meetings with State, County, City, and Developers to stay abreast of changes, growth, planning, and permitting requirements for each serving exchange.
Proactive review of outside plant facilities to determine necessary upgrades and enhancements
Communicate with the state, county, city, and national indices to gain information on planned projects that involve growth and changes
Coordinate with developers and Operation's Teams for project design and construction to utilize joint trench wherever possible
Communicate with all peers and departments to ensure proper project planning
Maintain accurate cable records and updates
Prepare loop studies as needed
Respond to DOR's to meet service needs
Work with Operations in the review of JIMs, Contractor Invoices, and Investment Summaries as needed.
Research and respond to daily SIFT Tickets and escalations.
Project management oversight of all OSP capital construction activities to ensure conformance to requirements.
Selling Points for Candidates:
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