Manager-OSP Engineering in Lexington, KY at Windstream

Date Posted: 5/28/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    130 New Circle Road
    Lexington, KY
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Job ID:20001163

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:

The Manager of Outside Plant Engineering manages vital team members who represent our leading telecommunications brand that connects homeowners, small business, enterprise and carrier partners across the United States.  The Manager and their team care about technology and connecting customers to products they value. The Manager and their team will create meaningful connections with customers that create long-term relationships.

What You’ll Do:

  • Provide direction to employees concerning outside plant installation and/or maintenance activities. 
  • Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of a variety of factors.
  • Exercises sound judgement in selecting engineering techniques for obtaining solutions. 
  • Responsible for planning, analysis, recommendations, work guidance or deviations in support of new construction of outside plant network structures and facilities. Including fiber to the premise (FTTP) and any new technology requirements. 
  • Construction activities may be related to new facilities or modification of existing facilities. 
  • Oversees the wireline engineering and construction projects to ensure projects are complete and within budget. 
  • Primary contact for problem resolution.
  • Provides direction to employees according to established policies and management guidelines. 
  • Will report to the Staff Manager

Job Requirements

Do You Have?
  • Ability to apply broadknowledge of a variety of vendor equipment.
  • Ability to apply broadknowledge of outside plant and outside plant electronics disciplines.
  • Ability to lead a groupof individual contributors in order to accomplish the goals of the department.
  • Candid and authentic communicationstyle
  • Ability to effectivelylead and provide managerial insight and direction to a technically orientedworkforce dealing with multiple projects driven by diverse customer needs
  • College Degree and 5-7years of experience with 2 years supervisory experience.
Even Better:
  • Ability to coordinate multiplediverse projects while maintaining budgetary emphasis.
  • Familiarity with PC andsoftware to include CAD and Microsoft
Our Benefits:
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Plans
  • Identify Theft, Legal, Auto & Home and PetInsurance
  • 401K Plan
  • Health & Flexible Savings Account
  • Life and AD&D, Spousal Life, Child LifeInsurance Plans
  • Educational Assistance Plan
About US:

Windstream Holdings, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, is aleading provider of advance network communications and technology solutions forconsumers, small businesses, enterprise organizations and carrier partnersacross the U.S. 

EEO Statement: Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer including minority/female/disability/veteran; Without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status. Windstream is a drug-free workplace.


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