Engineer I-OSP in Ocilla, GA at Windstream

Date Posted: 6/16/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    106 North Irwin Avenue
    Ocilla, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    2 to 4 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID:22002912

Windstream’s team of Outside Plant Engineers are vital team members who represent our leading telecommunications brand that connects homeowners, small business, enterprise and carrier partners across the United States. Our team of Outside Plant Engineers care about technology and connecting customers to products they value. Our Broadband Engineers create meaningful connections with customers that create long-term relationships.

What You’ll Do:

  • Work directly with developers, builders and planning boards to help ensure we prepared to install the needed facilities to activate customers on time
  • Helping choose a provider for the customer once customers are moving in
  • Working hand-in-hand with Engineering, Planning and Construction teams to meet all milestones and commitments. 
  • Building relationships with developers, builders, planning and zoning boards.
  • Working in OSP Field Engineering
  • Work with Outlook, Excel and Microsoft Word
  • Conduct 30% of work in field and 70% in the office on average, may vary.
  • Assess situations, seek multiple perspectives, gather information, if neccessary identify key issues, to solve complex problems.
  • Organize complex activities for development, implementation and maintenance of large projects
  • Utilization of sound Engineering practices.
  • Apply strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and perform successfully in a fast-paced environment.

Do You Have?

  • College degree in Engineering (EE or Civil, preferred) or related field and 2-4 years professional level experience OR
  • 6+ years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience OR
  • Equivalent combination of education and professional level related Engineering/Technical experience

Even Better:  

  • Design experience with moderately complex outside plant equipment installation, modifications and upgrades
  • PMP and/or Six Sigma ceritifications
  • Computer software knowledge to include Microsoft Office, Custom Planning Tools and Databases
  • Ability to stay current with the economical and technological developments in the industry.
  • General knowledge of EPM, JobTrac, JD Edwards, GComms and CAD/E systems (Microstation)

Our Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Plans
  • 401K Plan
  • Health & Flexible Savings Account
  • Life and AD&D, Spousal Life, Child Life Insurance Plans
  • Educational Assistance Plan
  • Identity Theft, Legal, Auto & Home and Pet Insurance

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.



Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

College degree in Engineering or a related field and 0-2 years professional level experience; or 4 years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Engineering/Technical experience required. This is a safety sensitive position.

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.