Ftth / Fiber Splicing Technician - Ohio North Region Job In Sandusky, Ohio

Published 2023-09-19
Expires 2023-10-19
ID #1848785663
Ftth / Fiber Splicing Technician - Ohio North Region Job In Sandusky, Ohio
United States, Ohio, Sandusky,
Published September 19, 2023


Genesis10 is seeking a FTTP/Fiber Splicing Technician for a growing Telecommunications company with opportunities for career advancement and to participate in creating and shaping new processes with leadership. This is for a direct-hire position in their Ohio North Region.  Candidates must be located in & willing to travel in the areas of Sandusky, Tiffin, Fremont, Perkins Twp, Port Clinton, Catawba, Monroeville, Norwalk, Bellevue, Clyde, Huron and Green Springs.  

Pay: $18-22/hr, W2

Job Description:

We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic people who are passionate about new technology and taking care of our customers. This role will primarily revolve around installing all brand-new fiber optic broadband service to our customers' homes. Ideal candidates will have triple play installation experience, as well as outside plant fiber optic splicing experience and excellent troubleshooting skills.


Install and troubleshoot fiber services from the terminal to Customer Premise Equipment (CPE). Services include voice, video, & broadband with ability to setup a wireless mesh network and connect wireless devices.

Ability to urgently troubleshoot, splice, and repair OSP fiber optic cables to restore service during outage (primarily loose tube fiber).

Comfortable with aerial drop/cable installation, mechanical terminations and testing.

Fantastic customer service skills and professional attitude. This role will require using your best judgement to cater to different customer needs, while also maintaining a focus on balancing quality and efficiency of installations.

Assist with maintaining and updating facility records.

Skilled in basic telephony, knowledge with computer electronics.

Physical ability to work various in conditions, including working in attics, crawl spaces, and in adverse weather conditions.

Operate and maintain company vehicle/equipment safely and professionally.

Perform on-call rotation duties after regular business hours.

Available to work overtime when deemed necessary, including holidays and weekends.

Skilled in basic safety principals.

Minimum Requirements:

Possess and maintain a valid state driver's license and acceptable driving record

High school diploma

Ability to be trained and pick up new concepts with some prior experience in field work, maintenance, tools, or a skilled trade.

Ability to lift and move up-to 80 lbs. some of our ladders weigh 50-80lbs

Weigh less than 285 lbs.--required for ladder safety

At times work in small, confined spaces or aloft (up to 28 ft.)

Be available for overtime, emergency callouts and vacation work

Identify wire and cable colors

Qualify on pre-employment assessments

Physical ability to work from a kneeling or standing position for long periods.

Ideal Candidates will also Have:

Outside plant fiber optic splicing experience (Fusion splicing, OTDR testing)

Moderate network troubleshooting skills

Experience with VOIP and customer alarm systems

Ability to read prints and assist with redlines/construction drawings

Outside plant cable locating experience

Underground confined space training and experience.

Fiber optic training certifications

3 years minimum of residential/business installation experience

3 years minimum outside plant fiber optic splicing and troubleshooting experience

At least 5 years minimum in the telecommunications industry

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10: Ranked a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts for six consecutive years, Genesis10 puts thousands of consultants and employees to work across the United States every year in contract, contract-for-hire, and permanent placement roles. With more than 300 active clients, Genesis10 provides access to many of the Fortune 100 firms and a variety of mid-market organizations across the full spectrum of industry verticals.

For contract roles, Genesis10 offers the benefits listed below. If this is a perm-placement opportunity, our recruiter can talk you through the unique benefits offered for that particular client. Benefits of Working with Genesis10:

Access to hundreds of clients, most who have been working with Genesis10 for 5-20+ years.

The opportunity to have a career-home in Genesis10; many of our consultants have been working exclusively with Genesis10 for years.

Access to an experienced, caring recruiting team (more than 7 years of experience, on average.)

Behavioral Health Platform

Medical, Dental, Vision

Health Savings Account

Voluntary Hospital Indemnity (Critical Illness & Accident)

Voluntary Term Life Insurance


Sick Pay (for applicable states/municipalities)

Commuter Benefits (Dallas, NYC, SF)

Remote opportunities available

For multiple years running, Genesis10 has been recognized as a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S., as a Best Company for Work-Life Balance, as a Best Company for Career Growth, for Diversity, and for Leadership, amongst others. To learn more and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at our website.

Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Ftth / fiber splicing technician - ohio north region

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