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Fiber Splicer
Ref No.: 17-37159
Location: Austin, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Information Technology
Fiber Splicer
Austin, TX
The purpose of the Fiber Technician is to be responsible for the terminating, splicing, bonding/grounding, documenting and testing of all fiber optic cables within the systems fiber optic networks and their related equipment with the end goal of providing maximum operating efficiency.
Essential Job Functions include, but not limited to:
Install, repair, maintain, test proof or adjust, as needed, all fiber optic cables and related equipment.
  • Coordinate fiber activities with other departments and staff.
  • Performs fiber tests with OTDR's, light source and meters.
  • Terminates, splices, bonds/grounds and tests fiber optic equipment to division standards.
  • Provides accurate equipment location, splicing and terminating records for the fiber database.
  • Assists the Construction and Engineering departments in accepting and turning up the fiber network.
  • Builds bays, racking, jumper ducts and other network elements needed for the installing of fiber optic equipment and patch and panels..
  • Serve as a technical resource for staff on all fiber related areas and technical procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.