Pillar Innovations, LLC is a progressive engineering services company that takes pride in being on the cutting edge of technology. Pillar Innovations offers a diverse product portfolio to fulfill the needs of the energy, mining, environmental and manufacturing sectors. Additionally, it provides services ranging from custom software packages to belt splice monitoring and wireless communications. Regardless of the need, Pillar Innovations is there to provide the safety, communication, and automation systems that industrial customers need to succeed. Pillar Innovations is a rapidly-growing company that offers a fun and challenging work environment with a wealth of opportunities for professional growth. Pillar Innovations offers competitive wages commensurate with experience, outstanding medical, dental and vision benefits, short-term and long- term disability, life insurance, 401k, paid holidays and paid time off.
Pillar Innovations is now accepting applications for a full-time Fiber Optic Technician. The Fiber Optic Technician will be responsible for terminating, splicing, documenting and testing fiber optic cables with an end goal of providing maximum operating efficiency. This position will also be responsible for customer premise installations, including racking, cabling, bonding, and grounding.
This Fiber Optic Technician position requires a flexible work schedule that includes extended hours, travel and regular overnight and out-of-town stay and night-shift and after-hour calls for service and repair
The Fiber Optic Technician will work out of the Pillar Innovations Division located in Grantsville, MD and Morgantown, WV.
-Terminate, splice, document and test fiber optic cables
-Responsible for customer premise installations, including racking, cabling, bonding, and grounding
-Coordinate fiber activities with other Aerial Communications Linemen and other trades and departments as necessary
-Perform ring cuts on live fiber without affecting existing services
-Perform fiber tests with OTDRs, light source and meters
-Provides accurate equipment location, splicing and terminating records for the fiber database
-Builds bays, racking, jumper ducts and other network elements needed for the installing of fiber optic equipment and patch and panels
-Monitor, communicate and perform corrective actions to fix problems affecting any fiber or fiber related equipment
-Install demarcation enclosures, switches and other telecom equipment
-Support new business development and customer service by being available and responsive to internal and external customers and for new business inquiries
-Provide detailed paperwork and documentation to ensure accurate record-keeping, billing and inventory