Engineer I-OSP in Lincoln, NE at Windstream

Date Posted: 7/20/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    2500 State Fair Park Drive
    Lincoln, NE
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    0 to 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/20/2020

Job Description

Job ID:20002034

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 the Role:

Windstream’s team of Outside Plant Engineers I/II connects consumer and small business partners to our leading telecommunications products across the United States.

In this role you will work to create meaningful connections with customers and build long-term relationships. By 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. 


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.

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, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability and veteran status. 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.