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OSP Inspector

Willowbrook, IL 60527

Posted: 07/22/2019 Employment Type: Contract to Direct Category: Engineers-All Other Job Number: 82695

OSP Engineer 

GENERAL SUMMARY

You will supervise  and maintain  control of outside plant (OSP) activities surrounding a given work site, maintain  accurate records of construction underway, and makes recommendations in support of the project schedule.  Based on the interpretation of the daily and weekly schedules, effectively run  a crew of two or more, or supervise  subcontractor tasking in order to meet or exceed assigned tasks.  Accurately gauges capabilities of assigned crew members in order to provide input to daily and weekly project tasking.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND FUNCTIONS
  • Supervise  in-house and subcontract installers performing OSP activities.  Ensure  that crews safely perform work in accordance with industry standards, the contract’ s scope of work, and construction drawings.
  • Interpret underground utility records, power utility grid maps, railroad validation maps, and plat maps in order to prepare engineering field notes in sufficient clarity and detail to facilitate conversion to CADD programs.
  • Make  recommendations for changes in running line or construction methodologies due to knowledge or experience in environmental conditions, construction access by crews, or congestion of utilities.
  • Understand  and actively participates in the engineering, permitting and construction processes in order to support the requirements of the project contract.
  • Document  and account  for own and subcontractors’ work performed at any phase of construction using standard company procedures, and provides written correspondence to the team, the Owner, and to governmental agencies as required.
  • Determine  and execute  correct procedures for OSP fiber optic cable splicing, termination, testing, and documentation.
  • Must be able to electronically record daily inspections utilizing a pre-formatted Tracking Sheet.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  One year of OSP engineering or construction experience, or BS/BA degree in construction management or engineering, or an acceptable equivalency in education and experience.  A degree in any engineering discipline acceptable, but civil, mechanical or electrical preferred.  Desirable work experience includes field engineering lead responsibility/project charge responsibility.  Supervisory experience a plus.  You must possess a valid driver’ s license.
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