Supervisor-Engineering OSP in King of Prussia, PA at Windstream

Date Posted: 10/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID:18003822

The Supervisor – Engineering OSP is an entry level management role that provides 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. 

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Exercise engineering/supervisory judgement in selecting methods/techniques for obtaining solutions
  • Provide the planning, analysis, recommendations, work guidance or deviations in support of new construction of outside plant network structures and facilities, including digital loop carrier systems and technology
  • Construction activities may be related to new facilities or modification of existing facilities. 
  • Provide direction to employees according to established policies and management guidelines
  • Requires ability to apply broad knowledge of a variety of vendor equipment
  • Ability to apply broad knowledge of outside plant field operations sub-disciplines (aerial and buried cable placing and splicing methods, copper and fiber; feeder and distribution cable pair design; electronic pair gain design and deployment including transport requirements)
  • Ability to lead a group of individual contributors in order to accomplish the goals of the department
  • Ability to track, prioritize, and complete multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to coordinate large numbers of jobs of differing natures and maintain budgeted levels
  • Ability to effectively lead and provide technical direction to a technically oriented workforce dealing with a large volume of projects driven by diverse customer needs.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience: 

College degree and 3-5 years experience with 0-1 year supervisory experience desired or 7 + years equivalent related Engineering/Technical experience with 0-1 year supervisory or a combination of education and related Engineering/Technical experience required.

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.