OSP Technician

Full-Time 

On Site

Surprise, AZ

Overview

Zona Wyyerd (“Zona”) is seeking an OSP Technician who will be responsible for supporting the construction of FTTH GPON plant by pulling fiber, splicing and other duties related to plant construction.  In addition, this role will support plant maintenance and repair and support

About Zona Wyyerd

Zona Wyyerd (“Zona”), a subsidiary of Wyyerd Group, is a fiber-to-the-premise internet and related services provider headquartered in Surprise, AZ and offering services across central Arizona. Put simply, Zona offers faster, more reliable and higher value internet with symmetrical speeds, no data caps, no contracts and no invoice surprises, and Zona backs it up with superior, local customer service. Zona offers a full suite of services for residences, businesses, enterprises, carriers and non-profit partners including government and education entities.    


Zona, formerly known as Accipiter Communications, began in 1996, serving a 1,100 square mile area in Maricopa and Yavapai Counties. Following its acquisition by Wyyerd Group in July of 2019, Zona is now fully funded to pursue an aggressive expansion plan aimed at offering services extensively across central Arizona while strengthening our value and integrity commitments to all customers.


If you are interested in a fast-growing company with a collaborative team culture and a strong belief in treating customers like the friends and neighbors that they are, Zona may be just the right place for you. Visit zonawyyerd.com for more information.

About Wyyerd Group

Wyyerd Group, via its local operating entities, delivers fast, affordable, fiber-based internet access and related services, currently operating in four states and expanding both organically and inorganically. At Wyyerd, we believe that each community/region is unique and should be supported by an equally unique, locally-managed organization, led by a local team with full support from Wyyerd’s central team. Wyyerd’s vision is to become the cornerstone partner for internet connectivity, fiber and facilities interconnection, smart community enablement and sustainable development, one community at a time across the US and Southern Canada. Visit wyyerd.com for more information.


About This Role

The OSP Technician is a vital part of the Zona Wyyerd team.  Zona has near-term plans to dramatically accelerate expansion and, in doing so, the construction of new plant.  The OSP team is responsible for working with outside contractors to enable the rapid deployment of plant in order to enable this expansion, and the OSP Technicians play a key role in this process.


Responsibilities

  • Proofing conduit paths

  • Pulling fiber through conduit

  • Splicing fiber to enable service to customers

  • OSP plant maintenance and repair support

  • Locating of existing plant

  • Working effectively with other people and teams in the organization

  • Programing and troubleshooting networking equipment as needed

  • Assisting with other OSP and network-related activities as needed, e.g. placement of drop cables

  • Other duties as required

 

Experience/Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Positive attitude, willingness and eagerness to learn new things, team player

  • Able to lift up to 40lbs

  • Ability to understand/learn the fiber network construction process

  • Working computer knowledge and Microsoft Office knowledge

  • Understanding of basic electricity

  • Understanding and interpreting plant maps

  • Telecommunications wiring color-code competency

  • Must have clean driving record

  • Ability to pass drug test

  • Understanding of ISP services

  • Ability to work with others on all responsibilities

This position description is not intended to be and should not be construed as an all inclusive list of responsibilities, skills or working conditions associated with this position.  While this description is intended to accurately reflect the position’s activities and requirements, management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties as necessary