Outside Plant Manager

Job Category
Outside Plant Operations
Job Description

Are you ready to be part of the next technological evolution? Join us at S&T as we harness the power of broadband in western Kansas. As the Outside Plant Manager, you will oversee all aspects of physical plant consisting of twisted pair, coax, and fiber capable of supporting a robust and scalable broadband network. With a passion for leading, coaching and developing technical personnel, the OSP Manager will play a pivotal role on the Operations Team directly influencing and mentoring nearly a fifth of the organization.

Are you up for the challenge? We’ve been looking for you.

WAGE RANGE:
$70,000 - 75,000, annually.

TARGET START DATE:
*October 14th, 2019 or sooner.

REQUIREMENTS:
*Five years of supervisory experience and five years or equivalent work experience in the communications industry.
*Valid driver’s license with a good driving record (Class A).

PREFERENCES:
*Associate’s degree in management or a related field (Telecommunications, Networking, Computer Science, etc.) and/or equivalent
experience.

OTHER SKILLS & ABILITIES:
*Knowledge of telephony plant operations and procedures.
*Understanding of communications technology and industry trends including RUS and NEC codes and practices.
*Proficiency in creating, reading, and interpreting documents such as maps, staking sheets, operating and maintenance instruction
manuals.
*Ability to create, read, analyze, and interpret data including computer reports and printouts.
*Skill in operating and maintaining various industry-specific testing, installation and repair equipment.
*Ability to prepare annual capital and expense budgets and variance reports as needed. Accountable for all expenses within the
framework of that budget.
*Knowledge of management techniques used to instruct, motivate, and train departmental personnel. Capable of setting and
achieving departmental goals relative to company objectives.
*Capacity to organize, prioritize and handle multiple concurrent work assignments and complete the work accurately under time
constraints and deadlines.
*A knack for customer service and customer relations. Strength in communicating with customers, co-workers and various business
contacts in a courteous and professional manner. Ability to function effectively as a team player through open communication
and a constant sharing of information at all levels of the company.

Job Location (City, State)
Brewster, KS
Company Name
S&T Telephone Coop Assn
Company Email Address
careers@sttelcom.com