Mainline Production Splicer II


Job Summary:

The ideal applicant will be experienced in single and mass fusion fiber cables, prepping into splice enclosures, understanding and adhering to the special requirements of fiber optic strands, testing, and restoration.  You will work in a team environment and independently be able to troubleshoot networks, find and diagnose problems. Communication with management and clients is key.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None


  • Splicing on new construction and restoration for a variety of cable types such as loose tube, ribbon, and micro.
  • Fiber test experience including CD, PMD, OTDR, IOLM, and Power Loss.
  • Accurately read and interpret splicing documents, splicing engineer packets and network plan designs in preparation for each job
  • Document and maintain splicing records, photos, and notes.
  • Perform advanced analysis and troubleshooting of problems.
  • Communicate construction and splicing scenarios clearly to other team members, outside parties, and work in conjunction with field engineering to update records.
  • Fluently read telecom or cable outside plant records for turn-up and troubleshooting an outside plant fiber network.
  • Constructively make recommendations on new approaches to work.
  • Must have a clean driving record as well as the required safety skills and be expected to follow our safety program rules.
  • Schedule work and complete tasks in a timely manner to create an efficient work environment.


Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Organizational detail in your tools, truck, and materials
  • Passion for accuracy.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Manage pole climbing, bucket truck, working at heights, handling ladders, and pushing, pulling and bending equipment.
  • Must update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
  • Requires overtime and/or weekends as well as on-call duty

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
  • Minimum of two years hands on verifiable experience in ISP/OSP
  • Vocational school training or apprenticeship preferred.
  • Class A CDL License preferred.
  • Class E Driver’s License required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must have physical strength, balance, hand-eye coordination, and stamina necessary to complete jobs in various areas.
  • Must be able to clearly see color, brightness and shading in plans and materials.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 80 pounds and push and/or pull 50-pound loads at a time.
  • Must be able to stand and walk up to ten hours per day and climb multiple sets of stairs while carrying materials weighing between 40 and 60 pounds.
  • Must be able to ride in a vehicle up to four hours to travel to and from job sites.
  • Must be able to work in different temperatures and changing weather conditions.
  • Must be able to traverse and inspect all areas of jobsite in all types of weather; this may include walking, climbing, reaching, bending, crawling, or stretching.
  • Exposure to characteristic construction site dangers.
  • Must have flexibility in scheduling to meet the needs of the business.