Dominion Energy Technician-Telecomm-III in North Charleston, South Carolina
At Dominion Energy we love our jobs. That’s right. Love. Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate. These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever. We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent? Do you think differently? Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!
Dominion Energy South Carolina is looking to hire a fiber optic splicer technician in North Charleston, SC. This position is responsible for supporting Dominion Energy owned and contract maintained fiber cable along the company’s various right of ways. This role is self-driven with highly developed skill sets and decision making capabilities. The candidate will be working mostly independently in the field and have flexibility to arrange project priorities to increase work efficiency. Capability of performing and analyzing all fiber testing along with being well versed in the cable installation and documentation processes. Technician is able to understand diversity needs and select the proper fiber routes to achieve the diversity required.
Primary job duties include, but not limited to:
Working in and around fiber and radio huts, generation plants, substations, data centers, crew quarters and right of ways.
Terminating and testing OPGW and ADSS fiber optic cables
Performing cable preps and field splices
Troubleshooting and repairing fiber strands and cable cuts
Documenting fiber strand usage and updating cable records in Circuit Vision
Reviewing and analyzing optical system route redundancy
Participating in maintenance window cutovers and system grooms
Support storm recovery duties during disasters
Work with Transport Team to turn up telecommunication services
Assist with cable locates and verification of locates
All other duties as needed
The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined below.
• Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined (above/below).
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
Minimum of 15 years of fiber splicing experience
Able to splice and terminate older fiber with none symmetrical cores
Proficient in all aspects of advance optical testing and interpretation of the results
Understanding of SCDOT Orange Book for lane closure and road blocking
Valid driver’s license
Strong safety awareness
Well organized and high level of attention to detail
Good verbal and written communication skills, including technical writing
Strong problem solving/troubleshooting
Ability to process information quickly and function under high stress situations
Ability to develop rapport with Dominion employees, external customers and contractors
Strong project management skills
Equally effective working independently or in a team environment
Experienced using word processing, Visio, spreadsheets and GIS interfaces
Familiarity with BICSI, EIA, TIA, or NEC Standards
Attention to detail, trustworthy and self-motivated when working alone
Completion of High School; Associate Degree in electronics or related field is preferred or equivalent years of experience.
Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description
Confined spaces Up to 25%
Loud Noise Up to 25%
Other Working Conditions
No test required.
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We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, PTO, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more. To learn more about our benefits, click here
Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.
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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy1. Great Work Life Balance2. Generous Pay and Benefits3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture
About Dominion EnergyI am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable. I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy. We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry. We're shaping the future of energy in America. Join us!
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Nearest Major Market:Charleston South CarolinaNearest Secondary Market:South CarolinaJob Segment:Telecom, Telecommunications, Technician, GIS, Information Systems, Technology
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