OSP Construction Planning Specialist-Cox

at SRI Telecom
Location Scottsdale
Date Posted July 31, 2021


Company Information:In the exploding business of modern telecommunications, SRI is at the forefront of this expansion by helping companies build, integrated & staff the cutting-edge networks. SRI is proud to only work with the largest service providers in the country who gives us endless opportunities for business and personal growth!Description of RoleSRI Telecom is looking for an Outside Plant Telecommunications Construction Planner with relevant experience to outside plant infrastructure Fiber construction. This position is a contract position with Cox Communications. The successful applicant will focus on reviewing and correcting as-built designs of complex outside plant Fiber networking for Multi-Dwelling Unit construction. TasksWork closely with contractors, vendors, and city planners for permitting, right-of-way, and easements. Collect data in the field for design corrections, build work packages, estimates construction costs, prepares budgets, and tracks costs. Coordinates all customer implementation activities including site walk-throughs, node placements, and subcontract Labor.Negotiate and approve design or construction changes. Verifies serviceability, surveys proposed service routing, estimates material, construction, and labor costs. As projects are completed, perform tasks to close tasks in a database/tool, reconcile assets, and generate reports to ensure proper closure of a project.Skills & ResponsibilitiesMinimum of 2 years of experience in an area of responsibility.Self-motivated problems solver with the ability to balance multiple projects and priorities. Seek advice and guidance on non-routine or problem areas from a supervisor.Under close supervision, exercises limited latitude/independent judgment.Strong verbal and written communication skills. Must be organized, detail oriented and personable.It shows a correct understanding of routine aspects of work. Must have a construction background, preferably with telecommunications, administrative skills, computer skills, field/data entry background, ability to read and interpret maps, and a good understanding of fiber optic materials and construction. Work ScheduleMonday through Friday 7 am-3 pm in a home office environment with few visits to the field.BenefitsSRI offers W-2 employment with access to a comprehensive benefits package such as as 40 hours paid vacation, 7-paid holidays, health/dental/vision insurance, 401k, HSA, and others!SalaryThis position pays $29/hr. Location: 85255