Construction Coordinator

Construction Kansas City, Missouri


Description


Project Resources Group (PRG) is a rapidly growing company with Corporate Headquarters in Greenwood Village, CO, and operations in over 40 states around the country. With over two decades of experience, we have become a leader committed to supporting our customers to reach their business goals in the telecommunication, gas, and utility industries.

As an OSP/Fiber Design Coordinator, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects. You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project life cycle. This includes coordinating project schedules, identifying risks, and communicating goals to project stakeholders. Your projects often span offices and time zones, and it's your job to keep all the players coordinated on the project's progress and deadlines.

Responsibilities

  • Develop new initiatives proactively for network design process improvements and work cross-functionally to make decisions about priorities. Drive programs across product areas, show leadership and influence across teams.
  • Develop and manage the engineering design process flow to accelerate Fiber to the Home (FTTH) designs, including highly constructible job packages through final as-built completion.
  •  Manage engineering vendor workload and production to achieve critical milestones.
  •  Develop and maintain a high standard of quality control for the design process, including prompt troubleshooting and creative problem-solving for any equipment and/or design issues identified. Manage the production of efficient designs for new development, network relocations, and network upgrades.
  •  Provide practical and comprehensive support of network deployment and other cross-functional teams.
  •  Communicate quality issues with the engineers and field engineers to find resolutions.
  •  Approve designs before submission to our client.
  •  Manage and enforce engineering quality and compliance with outside plant design specifications.
  •  Accurately depict new construction route opportunities, with the ability to identify, research and problem-solve cable path/placement issues and accurately relay solutions to the engineering team.
  •  QA/QC of the following OSP aspects, including identifying issues, researching possible solutions, making corrective proposals, and tracking updates to the projects' end. 
  •       Bill of Materials (BOM)
  •       Splice Sheets (SS)
  •       Fiber Construction Drawings
  •       Permit Drawings
  •       Single Line Drawings (SLD)

Minimum qualifications:

 

  •   Bachelor’s degree in a technical field or equivalent practical experience.
  •   5 years of experience with FTTH infrastructure.
  •   Experience in constructing new outside and inside plant (OSP/ISP) fiber infrastructure.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Expertise in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), 3-GIS, and AutoCAD drafting capabilities.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Fiber Optic network equipment, various OSP architectures, splice operations, configuration, and overall system design.
  •  Knowledge of BOM creation including material research for different markets and OSParchitectures.
  • Knowledge of SS creation and an ability to identify SS issues that originate in various design stages.
  • Ability to create and review Fiber Construction Drawings for various architectures.
  •   Knowledge of ROW/easements for various municipalities and experience with local city utility permitting.
  •   Knowledge of SLD creation at the F1 and F2 level projects.
  •   Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  •   Proficiency in Google G-Suite including drive, docs, sheets, drawing, and presentation.
  •   Intermediate skills in Microsoft Office programs including Excel.
  •   Intermediate working knowledge of Google Earth/Maps.
  •   Exemplary communication skills with excellent presentation skills.
  • Ability to represent projects from business, product and technical perspectives.
  •   Excellent time management.

PRG offers the following perks and compensation: 

  • Salary Dependent upon experience ($26-32.00/hr)
  • Mileage reimbursement for vehicle use 
  • Health benefits include medical, dental & vision for you and your dependents on the first of the month following your start date.
  • Company-paid Short-term Disability benefits after one year of service.
  • 401(k) Plan on the first of the month following your start date with a safe harbor match after one year of service.
  • Supplemental Life Insurance is offered for you and your dependents.
  • ClassPass shared cost membership is offered to each employee.
  • Paid time off, holiday pay, and a floating holiday so you can enjoy time with your friends and family.

Project Resources Group is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. Reasonable accommodations may enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.