SRI Telecom
  • Lafayette Parish, LA, USA
  • 27+
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Competitive Benefits Package available. Health, Dental, Vision, HSA, 401k, Etc.

  • Construction Planner I
    • Constructs, builds, repairs, and inspects Hybrid Fiber Coax (HFC) networks to provide voice, video, and data to residential and commercial customers.
    • Coordinates with other utilities for permits, joint trench, pole applications, and service issues.
    • Performs field engineering of proposed projects and ensures alternative routing delivers the most cost-effective design for construction.
    • Coordinates all customer implementation activities including site walk-throughs, node placements and subcontract labor.
    • Coordinates contractor work coordinate and/or obtains permits, access, or ROW agreements where applicable, distributes design prints and other necessary working documents.
    • Negotiates and approves design or construction changes.
    • Research and reviews plans, gathers necessary data and listing material requirements for project.
    • Coordinates with public works personnel, developers, commercial customers, building owners, and utilities on joint trench projects.
    • Maintains workflow databases and updates schedules. Participates in managing and estimating (revenue-delete) cost forecasts, material planning, capital and expense budgets.
    • Estimates construction costs, prepares budgets, and tracks expenses.
    • Participates in managing and estimating revenue forecasts, material planning, capital and expense budgets.
    • Verifies serviceability, surveys proposed service routing, and estimates material, construction, and labor costs.
    • Initiates customer contacts, coordinates and/or secures access or ROW agreements, completes route designs, and takes necessary steps to meet customer needs.
    • May order materials or coordinate with administrative personnel; may verify and reconcile invoices.
    • May plan and allocate fibers for splicing and activation.
    • May inspect construction work or coordinate inspection assignments. -Releases addresses as serviceable and notifies other departments of serviceability.
    • As projects are completed, perform tasks to close tasks in database/tool, reconcile assets, and generate reports to ensure proper closure of project.
  • Typical Training / Experience
    • HS diploma, GED or relevant work experience
    • 0-2 years of experience in area of responsibility
  • Dept/Org Scope & Impact
    • Entry level support role requiring basic skills.
    • Can perform some of the basic tasks within the function.
    • Some impact at the job or department level.
  • Problem Complexity
    • Performs simple, routine work.
    • Selects correct processes from clearly prescribed rules, past practices, or instruction.
    • Seeks advice and guidance on non-routine or problem areas from supervisor. Any deviations from the norm are cleared by the supervisor/manager.
  • Autonomy
    • Under close supervision, exercises limited latitude/independent judgment.
    • Work typically involves detailed checks or close review of output by a senior co-worker and/or supervisor/manager.
  • Knowledge
    • Assignments require minimal knowledge beyond the assigned work.
    • Demonstrates correct understanding of routine aspects of work.
  • Must have skills.
    • Project management
    • Construction backgrounds prefer Telecommunication or Cable.
    • Computer skills IE Excel, Adobe
    • Networking
    • Administration skills
  • Additional Information:
    • Is the position a driving role? Yes
    • Will the resource be acting in a supervisory role? No
    • Is this a safety sensitive position? Yes
    • Worksite Zip Code: 70506

Location: 70506


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