Outside Plant Engineer in Spokane, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/8/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Spokane, WA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt | Outside Plant Engineer | Spokane, WA


VOLT’s client is looking for an Outside Plant Engineer. They will be primarily be responsible for designing and overseeing construction of outside plant fiber optic infrastructure in a utility environment including but not limited to overhead construction in the joint-use communication space, underground construction, erosion control measures, permitting and easements, fiber optic splicing and termination, fiber optic testing and troubleshooting, and wave division multiplexing.

Develops detailed construction packages consisting of scope of work, drawings, bill of materials and other documentation to be used by both internal technicians and external contractors. Inspects and supports construction while updating as-built records and creating support documentation for use after construction. Successful candidate is expected to be self-motivate and able to work independently on assigned tasks while also collaborating in a strong team environment.


  • Minimum 2 years’ experience designing both overhead and underground outside plant fiber optic infrastructure required.
  • Good working knowledge of IEEE C2: National Electric Safety Code required.
  • Good working knowledge of the RUS 1751F Bulletins required.
  • BS in Electrical Engineering, related field, or equivalent experience required.
  • Engineering in Training (E.I.T.) certificate or Professional Engineer (P.E.) license preferred.
  • Experience with AutoCAD preferred.
  • Experience with ArcGIS preferred.
  • Other combinations of education/experience may be considered


  • Healthcare & Welfare allowance of an addition $600/mo.
  • 2 weeks PTO
  • Great collaborative culture
  • Small team environment with the stability of a global organization

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 only position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

Volt offers a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details.  (Conditions and restrictions apply)

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.