Senior Designer (OSP)

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Division: Telecommunications
Location: Austin, TX, United States
Job ID: 18078
Job Status: Full Time Regular


Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
You are a highly skilled aerial and underground Designer with 8+ years of Civil or Telecommunications Design experience. You are seeking an opportunity to join a dynamic company known for its' ability to provide stability, professional growth opportunities, and an award-winning corporate culture. In this role with Ledcor Technical Services, you will design Outside Plant (OSP) fiber optic communications infrastructure, and work to support the design and construction of backhaul and FTTX networks. You'll be an integral part of the project team and will have opportunities to coach and mentor others, as you design networks using a variety of tools, most notably AutoCAD, ensuring constructability issues are incorporated into the network designs.

Ledcor Technical Services is a division of the Ledcor Group of Companies. With over 7000 employees, Ledcor is one of North America's most diversified construction companies. Grow your career with this exciting new opportunity. Join our Ledcor team today in Irvine, CA!

  • Incorporating safety into all aspects of design
  • Designing backhaul & FTTX networks, including outside plant civil structure, fiber networks, pole line design and preparation of permit applications
  • Maintaining knowledge of current OSP design principles and industry standards, and performing in compliance with updated Safety Codes, Electric Codes, customer practices and procedures
  • Identifying quality issues and providing solutions to the team for discussion
  • Reviewing design drawings prepared by others for design compliance and constructability
  • Working from customer drawings, company drawings, vendor drawings or specifications
  • Providing technical support to junior designers, providing detailed feedback
  • Maintaining organization of project drawing files, records, and documentation while keeping company database current

  • 8+ years of aerial and underground Civil or Telecommunications Design experience; Quality Control experience an asset
  • Graduate from a technical college program (preferably in one of the following areas: civil, electrical/telecommunications, GIS)
  • Advanced proficiency with AutoCAD (version 2015 or newer); AutoCAD Map 3D would be an asset
  • Permitting experience would be an asset
  • Successful completion of a criminal background check and pre-employment drug & alcohol requirements
  • Organized and self-motivated with strong attention to detail
  • Strong MS Office skills; experience with Microstation/3-GIS/ESRI/ArcGIS would be an asset
  • Ability to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple project stakeholders and interpret their needs
  • Strong working knowledge of construction or telecom documents, drawings, specifications and current construction practices and methodologies
  • Willingness to contribute actively in team discussions, sharing experiences and ideas
  • Willingness to provide mentorship to Junior Designers and assist them with the development of their technical skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities

Work Conditions
  • Office based position

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!

Ledcor is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with disability, or any other legally protected status. All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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