Outside Plant (OSP) Fiber Technician in Henderson, CO at Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/25/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Outside Plant (OSP) Fiber Technician will perform complete inspection and acceptance of both aerial and underground placement and associated construction activities for any assigned OSP project.

Since 1912, Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc., a subsidiary of MYR Group, Inc, has provided comprehensive electrical construction services to clients throughout the western U.S. Sturgeon Electric has two divisions, offering both power line construction and commercial/industrial electrical construction, making it a full service electrical provider. 

Sturgeon Electric’s Commercial and Industrial (C&I) electrical construction division specializes in large-scale commercial electrical projects, telecommunications, traffic signalization, gas distribution, high voltage distribution service and maintenance to clients. Sturgeon Electric has experience performing projects under Integrated Lean Project Delivery methods, and also offers pre-construction services, in-house pre-fabrication capabilities, and Building Information Modeling (BIM) capabilities.



Job Requirements


•    Responsible for reading prints and understanding the fiber optic color code to install and test fiber cable in a variety of environments (underground, aerial)
•    Operate fiber fusion splicing machines and a variety of different OTDR and power meters
•    Install both aerial and underground splice closures, along with a variety of other closures common to the splicing and termination of fiber optic cables
•    Will perform fiber testing utilizing OTDRs, Power Meter/Light Sources and VFLs
•    Accurately record and document testing results per customer specifications
•    Preferred knowledge of both CWDM and DWDM networking including CWDM filter splicing 
•    Electrical construction experience preferred
•    both aerial and underground placement and associated construction activities
•    Preferred knowledge of both CWDM and DWDM networking including CWDM filter splicing 
•    Electrical construction experience preferred
•    Additional responsibilities as directed by the Foreman/Construction Manager

Preferred Education:

• High school diploma or GED is required

Union Pay & Benefits: This will be a union position. Wage is dependent on experience and certifications.  ($24.67 - $33.82 per hour). 

Position may be subject to pre-employment screening, which may include a background check and drug testing. Accessibility: If you need accommodation as part of the employment process, contact our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.  

MYR Group, Inc. and our subsidiaries are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers. We promote diversity of thought, culture, and background, which connects our family of brands. We are committed to a work environment that supports, inspires, and respects all individuals and in which personnel processes are merit-based and applied without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, disability, national or ethnic origin, military service status, or other protected characteristics. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. 

MYR Group does not sponsor applicants for work visas. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States for any employer. 

MYR Group, Inc. and our subsidiaries do not work with any third-party recruiters or agencies without a valid signed agreement and partnership with the Corporate Talent Acquisition Team.