Waveguide Solutions is a turn-key fiber optic network design, engineering and construction company based in Nashua NH with an additional offices throughout New England as needed for customer builds.

Location: Elkton MD

We are a growing telecommunications contractor looking to add to our aerial lineman team in Maryland.  The apprentice lineman/groundman should be someone who is looking to learn the skills and attributes needed to eventually become a lead lineman. This position is based in the Elkton Maryland office and will work with customers for OSP aerial fiber builds, in Delaware, Maryland, Philadelphia, Baltimore, DC and Southern New Jersey area.

Essential Job Functions:

• Ability to able to read maps (design), able to run assist wheel and figure 8 fiber
• Learning the skills on how to hook poles
• Assemble stock I.E. snow shoes, bands
• Must be able to load a lasher
• Ability to be handle crew paperwork ie) production for the day and documentation
• Familiar with, and understand the use of, all tools and stock
• Stock truck with stock for the day’s job assignment
• Check oil and do VIR before every shift
• Responsible for general organization of truck and cleanliness of truck both in and out
• Accountable for the advancement and training of anyone on the levels below them
• Conscientious regarding the safety of him/herself at times as well as the safety of every other crew member or individual on the job site
• Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

• Show up for work daily and on time
• Must be able to pass a Background Check, and Drug Screens
• Must possess and continue to possess a valid driver’s license and pass random driver’s license screenings
• Ability to make independent judgment and perform repetitive tasks
• Regular contact with co-workers and customers
• Within 90 days of start date, take and pass OSHA-10 Certification
• Must be able to take and pass, and continue to pass a DOT Physical
• Travel a requirement; nights & weekends as well
• Overtime should be expected

Requirements and Working Conditions:

Repeated and frequent ability to lift, from floor to above head 80 lbs continuously
Ability to sit, stand, climb, kneel, bend, lift, crawl, squat, reach and utilize both hands and feet in an aerial and underground capacity. Environmental Conditions exposure is heat, cold, dust, wet, vibration and very loud noise

About Waveguide

Waveguide has been the dominate player in the Northeastern region of the US for over 20 years when it comes to turnkey Fiber Optic networks. We have remained on the forefront of the industry demands and trends throughout our history by implementing and utilizing the latest technologies to complete our work. Our current customer base consists of large regional and national broadband companies, local and national incumbent phone and cable companies, universities, data centers, municipalities and the private sector. We continue to be a recognized industry resource for Best Practices within all of these service offerings:

* Turn-key fiber optic network design, engineering and construction * Utility and make-ready management * GIS and CAD mapping services * GPS field mapping and data collection * Hub and Head-end construction * COAX and HFC construction * DAS, Wireless and Small Cell design and construction services * Project Management services * OSP maintenance and restoration services * Plant audit and field surveys * Network upgrades, new builds and extensions * Project management

Benefits Competitive Pay & Full Benefits to Include:

Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Ortho Insurance, Vision Insurance, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Dependent Care FSA, 401(k) Plan, Profit Sharing Plan, Paid Time Off (PTO), Employee Referral Program Fully paid for: Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, AD&D, Life Insurance Additionally Offered: Voluntary Supplemental Life, and AD&D Insurance. Waveguide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer promoting diversity in the workplace. EEO/AAP/M/F/D/V.

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