Works in a safe conscientious manner in all environments using proper safety habits.
Loads necessary tools, materials and equipment on company trucks and drives or rides to work location.
Places, rearranges or removes cables and associated plant.
Connects and rearranges copper and fiber optic cable facilities associated with buried, underground and in buildings according to engineering design by utilizing hand tools and specialized equipment.
Works with heavy duty power equipment and hand tools in the installation and maintenance of outside plant facilities.
Does construction work such as digging holes, placing poles, laying cable and conduit in the ground.
May be required to work in buildings, trenches, splice pits, cable vaults and hand holes.
Attaches or detaches various kinds of hardware to wires, cables, buildings or poles.
Utilizes test equipment in cable locating and to test for cable faults.
Maintains accuracy in all reporting functions.
Protects, cleans and ensures that preventative maintenance is performed on all assigned equipment.
Heavy lifting may be required in handling tools, materials and supplies.
Maintains compliance to all relevant OSHA, Safety or Departmental specific standards as directed by supervisor.