Engineer II/Senior Engineer-OSP in Florence, MS at Windstream

Date Posted: 11/20/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    101 Lewis Street
    Florence, MS
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    2 to 4 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID:21005922

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

About the Role:  

Windstream’s team of Outside Plant Engineers II connects consumer and small business partners to our leading telecommunications products across the United States. 
In this role you will analyzing a variety of data, you will solve complex problems for our business and residential customers utilizing copper cable, fiber cable, and electronics. 
What You’ll Do: 
Engineer/Design Outside plant facilities including fiber and copper 
Assist in the planning, analysis, design and engineering of outside plant network structures and facilities, 
Organize complex activities for the development, construction, implementation, and maintenance of Outside plant engineering projects. 
Utilize sound engineering practices and company objectives to resolve issues in a creative and effective way. 
Skillfully communicate to establish and maintain positive and productive working relationships and drive projects to completion 
Engineer/Design projects to ensure cost-effective utilization of materials and labor. 
Perform administrative work relating to projects and assignments. 
Assess situations, collaborate and, identify key issues, and solve complex problems. 
Conduct 70% of work in the field and 30% in the office on average; varies per market.  
Even Better:   

Design and construction experience with moderately complex outside plant equipment installation, modifications and upgrades 
PMP and/or Six Sigma certifications 
Computer software knowledge to include Microsoft Office, Custom Planning Tools and Databases, VISIO, CAD. 
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 
Identify Theft, Legal, Auto & Home and Pet Insurance 

About Us:  

Windstream Services II, LLC 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 2-4 years professional level experience; or 6 years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Engineering/Technical experience required.

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.