A local client to the Vancouver, WA, market is looking for a strong entry level Engineering Technician/Drafter for a contract-to-hire opportunity.
Ideally, candidates will have 2-3 years of OSP design experience (aerial and underground), and understand fiber optics and how networks are laid out.
Candidates who have local telecommunications (CenturyLink, AT&T, Verizon, etc.) design experience are preferred. This role will be responsible for a number of tasks including permit application preparation, design, and drafting.
Preferred candidates will have experience with AutoCAD, OCalc and MicroStation.
- Understand mapping and matrix
- Prior experience with AutoCAD and Excel (Candidates must be solid with both programs)
- Be able to look at network and identify where spare fiber is (Many of the projects are node splits)
- Ability to draft by hand and in AutoCAD
- Be able to learn and understand fiber routes - Figure out the route and identify where cables come back to
This position would fit into the OSP Designer category. The primary need is someone with fiber design experience on the local level but most importantly have the capacity to use AutoCAD, QC drawings, help with permitting and be open to other responsibilities as assigned. As discussed and outlined below, there are other tasks that this position will be doing. OCalc is another task and we would like them to have AutoCAD experience.
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