HFC Technician sought for Outside Plant and Inside Plant Construction crew. Experience working in an aerial and underground crew desired.

Location: Nashua NH

Waveguide Solutions is seeking qualified individuals to perform the following essential job functions:

Essential Job Functions

  • Ability to assemble, activate as well as troubleshoot any type of equipment
  • Knowledge of various MSO design criteria, and the ability to read and interpret information contained within system maps
  • Knowledge of all types of dielectric coaxial cable designs
  • Applicant must have mastered all facets of splice, termination and testing delivery.
  • Applicant must have a large range of capabilities and excels in all aspects of splicing and testing to include aerial bucket splicing, single fusion, ribbon fusion splicing, ribbonizing, spider ribbon, splitting tubes, iOLM testing and FC testing.
  • Knowledge of different brand passives and actives as well as various connectors
  • Understand passive and cable loss budgets
  • Ability to read and evaluate design mapping
  • Capable of aerial, underground and MDU construction
  • Knowledge of NTSC channel formats and STD, HRC, or IRC frequency plans
  • Working knowledge of AC and DC voltage, system powering
  • Experienced installing cages and cabinets in data centers
  • Capable of conveying a courteous professional attitude when interfacing with customers and project coordinators.
  • Applicant must demonstrate good instructing, mentoring and training skills with lower level team members.
  • Applicant must demonstrate a thorough understanding of OTDR software and packaging abilities
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Must be able to pass and continue to pass a drug screen, operators health card (DOT Card) and criminal background check
  • A minimum of 5+ years’ experience of coaxial splicing, level III splicing experience and activation
  • Responsible individual with a valid driver’s license that can operate a non CDL commercial vehicles
  • Must be available to work flexible hours including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Overtime should be expected
  • Ability to lift and carry moderately heavy equipment (less than 50 lbs) ie) splicers, OTDRs and lashers, and comfortable with heights
  • Ability to use a computer and comfortable with Microsoft Word and Excel

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Repeated and frequent ability to lift, from floor to above head. 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

NOTE:  This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Waveguide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer promoting diversity in the workplace. EEO/AAP/M/F/D/V

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

Interested applicants, please submit your resume and cover letter to:
resume@waveguidefiber.com