Econolite is designing and building a more sustainable world. Our technology, future-proof solutions, and engineering services are building a safer, more connected future. We are currently expanding our team of engineering professionals. If you’re looking to be part of the team leading this connected revolution, Econolite wants to talk with you.
Econolite is seeking a dedicated full time Fiber Optic Technician for various Transportation System projects located throughout Southern California. The Fiber Technician will be expected to undertake a lead and/or a foreman role in the field for both aerial and underground fiber related work.
Read blueprints or technical diagrams
Terminate, splice, and install a variety of fiber optic connectors, closures and enclosures including both loose tube fiber and ribbon fiber
Proficient in using fiber tools and fiber optic test equipment including fusion splicer, power meter and OTDR
Ability to troubleshoot damaged fiber, effectively and efficiently
Perform aerial construction activities, including but not limited to, installing aerial fiber, Installing splice closures, and performing cleanup work
Perform underground construction activities, including but not limited to, pulling new cable/fiber through conduits, digging up and repairing damaged conduit and underground vaults or pedestals
Must be comfortable working outdoors
Ability to travel and stay overnight within the coverage area
Follow state and local building regulations based on the National Electric Code
Basic computer skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
Serves as a proactive customer service & quality ambassador of Aegis ITS, Inc. by representing the organization in a positive, professional manner to support The Brand Promise
Performs other duties as required and assigned
Minimum of 4 years of splicing experience in telecommunications or utility industry (Fiber Optic fusion splicing and OTDR testing experience is mandatory)
Current California NEC Certification preferred
High School Diploma or GED
Traffic Signal and Transportation Systems experience is a plus but not mandatory
Must have a clean driving record
Some business travel from site to site within the state of California is required as this is a Journeyman trade position.
Econolite Systems brings Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) services to Econolite’s one-stop-shop of traffic management solutions leadership by providing network and communication design, engineering, software development, field installation, system integration, and maintenance services. Visit us at www.econolite.com
The above statements are intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. They are not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, skills, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
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Econolite’s Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) solutions ease traffic congestion, provide safer mobility and improves quality of life. As the one-stop-shop leader for traffic management systems, sensor products, and services, our broad offerings also include planning and design of turnkey, multi-modal transportation systems, software engineering, traffic network implementation, integration, operations, and maintenance. Econolite is committed to the advancement of connected and autonomous vehicles, smart cities, and cybersecurity.