Manager OSP Construction (SK) in Marion, IL at Hargray

Date Posted: 4/29/2022

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Job Description

About Us

Clearwave Fiber, a 100% Fiber Optic Internet provider offering business, enterprise, and residential communications services, is expanding its network to reach new communities across the Midwest and Southeast regions. This new venture was formed from Hargray Fiber and Clearwave Communications. Clearwave Fiber has the financial backing of Cable One, GTCR, Stephens Capital, and The Pritzker Organization. Our Team of more than 400 colleagues is committed to delivering the most advanced technology and customer service. If you enjoy technology and are passionate about working with a new venture with strong investment partners, we’d like to invite you to consider joining us in this endeavor. 



General Description of Position:


Responsible for overseeing and leading on-time construction of Fiber plants in conjunction with our design, construction and locate contractors. Coordinates with Project Managers and contractors to ensure efficient, highest quality, timely and on-budget construction and splicing completion.



Duties &


Including but not limited to the following.


•       Directs the installation of outside plant facilities.

•       Responsible of Safety oversite of construction activities.

•       Performs quality control assessment of all plant types.

  • Assists contractors with complex designs and resolve issues with projects.
  • Coordinates splicing diagrams to construction contractors for all platforms.
  • Evaluates new OSP products and designs for possible implementation.

•       Performs skills assessment of assigned Construction Engineers, Construction Leaders, Construction Assistants, and Contractors.

•       Initiates and directs plans to motivate workers to achieve goals, strive for maximum efficiency and to go beyond what is expected.

•       Recommends or initiates personnel actions, such as promotions, transfers, discharges, disciplinary measures, pay increases, etc.

•       Responsible for timely performance evaluation of employees based upon measurable objective criteria.

•       Responsible for training and development of all employees.

•       Communicates with Director with weekly reports and issues identified.

•       Performs other related duties as assigned to ensure effective operation of the department and the Company.


Job Requirements




Only candidates who meet minimum qualifications will be considered.


•       Degree in Communications or a minimum 4 years’ experience in the telecommunications industry installing, repairing and maintaining outside plant facilities.

•       Must be proficient in MS Office / Excel 

•       Must possess the ability to navigate HES for the purpose of tracking Service Orders, Trouble Tickets, and Facility Records.

•       Must possess a valid driver’s license.

•       Working knowledge of RUS and NEC codes as they apply to the outside plant construction and maintenance


Additional Qualifications Desired:


•       Team leader or supervisor experience directly related to OSP construction and maintenance.