OSP Project Coordinator



Job Summary:


Responsible for the project execution of Outside-Plant (OSP) fiber engineering projects.


Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for a team of Engineers/Drafters


  • Being a single point of contact to clients for assigned projects
  • Creating and maintaining an engineering/drafting project schedule
  • Ensuring on-time and on-budget project deliverables
  • Maintaining a balance of resource allocations within their group, including the Project Coordinator’s own technical capability
  • Ensuring proper technical training of engineers and drafters
  • Participating/Leading Peer Team meetings
  • Implementing new technical, project, and schedule processes
  • Leading monthly team meetings and monthly 1:1 with team members
  • Responsible for approving PTO, overtime, and other timekeeping measures

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Proficient in current OSP Engineering design practices
  • Proficient in GIS, CAD, and project scheduling software packages
  • Excellent client communication and problem resolution skills
  • Excellent organizational and project planning/tracking skills
  • Attention to detail to ensure high quality deliverables

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering technology, science, or any other degree, specialized training, or experience, that makes the individual uniquely qualified to perform the job responsibilities (preferred)
  • In lieu of Degree – 5 years related work experience or previous related people management experience.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification (preferred)
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license (preferred)

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Vision to allow prolonged periods of computer work
  • Vision to allow differences in colors, shades and brightness
  • Light to moderate lifting is required
  • Must be able to tolerate moderate noise (business office with computers, phones, printers, and light traffic)
  • Must be able to traverse all necessary terrain at a job site
  • 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.