Cable Splicer in Grinnell, IA at Windstream

Date Posted: 6/12/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    800 Ogan Avenue
    Grinnell, IA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/12/2022

Job Description

Job ID:22001663

"Windstream is considered an essential business and we are HIRING NOW. As our company responds to COVID-19, the safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, partners and communities is our top priority.”


About Us:
Windstream Holdings, Inc. is a leading provider of advanced network communications and technology solutions for consumers, small businesses, enterprise organizations and carrier partners across the U.S.
 

Essential Job Functions:

  • Install, repair, and support outside plant facilities generally used to provide residential and business services .  These services may include but are not limited to:  Voice, Data, Network, Transport, and Video Services.
  • Perform other work as business needs demand including but not limited to installation, repair, support, and promotion of products and services generally purchased and used by business and residential customers.  

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (required)   

  • Internal applicants must have satisfactory performance in all respects of current position.
  • If applicable, must successfully complete prerequisite training and testing.
  • Must be able to correctly identify all colors of a color-coded cable.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with the public, co-workers and managers.
  • Must be able to multi-task, work with minimal supervision, follow written and oral instructions, show attention to detail and demonstrate problem-solving skills.
  • Must be available for overtime, after hours call-outs or work during non-scheduled hours.
  • Must be available to work assigned schedules, including Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.
  • Must be capable of lifting over thirty pounds continuously.
  • Must be capable of working with and maintaining assigned tools and equipment.
  • Must be neat in appearance, be able to write legibly, and prepare and maintain neat and accurate records.
  • Must be willing and ready to work in any assigned location and to attend schools for training, which may require overnight travel as determined by the Company.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to learn and use a variety of current and future applications, test systems or information systems as they are developed.
  • Must have a working knowledge of telephony outside plant including but no limited to drops, cross-boxes, fiber systems, terminals, etc.
  • Must have a working knowledge of computers and any applicable application.
  • Must be capable of working aloft and successfully complete al necessary safety training including “Working Aloft and Ladder Safety”.
  • Must meet weight requirements as defined in Safe Load Limits for Equipment and Ladders Policy.
  • Must reside within a reasonable distance of assigned reporting center. 

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

High School Diploma or Equivalent

Certification/ License:    

Must maintain a valid driver’s license and safe driving record.

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EEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran status, current military status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law, and to give full consideration to qualified disabled individuals and protected veterans. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.