Splicing Manager

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Location: Lexington, KY, United States
Job ID: R13123
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

The Splicing Manager is responsible for the day-to-day splicing operations to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget. Experienced and competent in construction and splicing practices, this individual ensures safety and quality control, and delegates work as appropriate.

The Splicing Manager completes their own role independently or with minimal guidance, and acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. The position is guided by department policies, resource requirements, budgets and the business plan.

Apply today to join the Ledcor Technical Services team!

We support our employees with training to develop skills, knowledge, and abilities.

We offer an industry-leading benefits package, ongoing employee training and development, team building and career growth opportunities.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for proper preparation and splicing of fiber optic cable within a telecommunications system with the ability to use OTDR and fusion splicing equipment; ability to read fiber matrix; ability to interpret and analyze data; and, ability to identify and troubleshoot problems

  • Ensures that site safety measures meet or exceed the parameters set out by corporate safety manuals and all regulatory boards and authorities

  • Monitors schedule within divisional scope on large projects and ensures milestones and completion dates are met

  • Recognizes and analyzes scheduling issues/delays and supports solution development

  • Estimates duration of activities and materials required for large multi-discipline estimates

  • Provides guidance and direction to field staff and coordinates resources within scope of control, adapting plans and setting priorities to meet operational objectives


  • 2-4 years of construction experience as a Splicing lead, manager or in a similar direct supervisory role

  • Proficient in the use of hand tools and equipment utilized in splicing fiber

  • Ability to operate company vehicles and properly tow/back-up trailers, work in a bucket truck, people-lift, etc.

  • Solid understanding of current construction practices and familiarity with construction documents

  • Proven ability to guide safe work practices in a high-pressure environment while maintaining project

  • quality, schedule, and budget

  • Ability to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple project stakeholders, interpret stakeholders’ needs and identify solutions

  • Must be capable of handling logistics and crew assignments

  • Ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook

Additional Information:

Company Description

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.  

Adjustments will be provided in all parts of our hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance by submitting a request via email. For more information about Ledcor’s Inclusion and Diversity initiatives, please visit our I&D page.

All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.   

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Date Posted
Dec 21, 2022

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