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OSP Designer - Military Veterans

at MasTec, Inc.


MasTec Communications Group is a leading national infrastructure construction company operating throughout the United States. MasTec Communications Group performs both wireline and wireless communication services on a national scale. We are experts in cell tower construction, RF engineering, broadband fiber optic cable installation, OSP engineering, wireline construction, and emergency maintenance services.

At MasTec you'll be joining a family, where we are dedicated to supporting each other and building an atmosphere of teamwork. As part of our team, your opportunities are limitless.


Byers Engineering, a MasTec company, is seeking a full-time OSP Designer in support of a large-scale telecommunications project.

Position requires experience with outside and inside plant in aerial and/or underground facilities, with a thorough knowledge of all issues related to federal, state or local government permitting; as well as pole and conduit licensing procedures with utility permitting agencies. Must have experience with obtaining necessary agreement, license, or any other type of approval regarding deeds, leases, easements, and rights-of-way (ROW). The OSP Engineer must work cohesively with the Field Engineering / Construction Manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receive field data collected, analyze local and wide area network systems, and develop most cost efficient fiber network route design in accordance with customer specifications and guidelines.

  • Read and understand highway/road prints, utility maps, and as-builts to identify conflicts with existing facilities.

  • Collaborate with any necessary vendor, as well as internal GIS and CAD teams to produce all required documentation for application packages.

  • Follow very specific and detailed procedures already implemented while remaining flexible enough to readily adapt to changing standards and procedures without notice.

  • Coordinate with project team for forecasting, scheduling, resources management, and quality assurance.

  • Review project deliverables for accuracy and apprise project management team of risks, issues, and recommended mitigations.

  • Work in tandem with various managers across the project to identify scope creep, manage to change orders, and complete routine billing.

  • Ensures the integrity of the customer access network is maintained and provides support for the deployment of access technologies.

  • Assist with as-built package completion and delivery as well as billing closeout.


Required Skills:

  • Sound OSP engineering experience deploying fiber optic networks - Knowledge of engineering principles within OSP job related functional area including general practices, procedures and industry standards.

  • Knowledge of fiber optic counts, fiber assignments, and splicing schematics in a high density fiber environment.

  • Experience working all aspects of telecom with knowledge of NESC, NEC and OSHA standards.

  • Knowledge of engineering tools including ARAMIS and AutoCAD platforms.

  • Proficient in Adobe, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook, Google Sheets and Google Drive.


  • Possess STRONG communication & PEOPLE skills

  • Strong language skills are required, both oral & written

  • Show a "sense of urgency" to get the job done to meet all due dates

  • Follow-up with our customer and provide a status of any and all assigned work

  • Proven ability to communicate effectively at multiple levels: from team members to executive management.


  • Bachelor's degree in Telecommunications, Engineering, Industrial Technology, or related field is preferred, OR Telecomm, Engineering, or Drafting completed courses and diploma from a technical school or community college

  • Basic operating knowledge of CAD systems a priority

  • Qualify on pre-employment screening

  • Must pass a drug test

  • Obtain satisfactory results from a background/employment history investigation and drug screening

  • Possess a valid state driver's license and non-negligent driving record

  • Possess reliable transportation

Work Environment:

  • Work in a TEAM environment

  • Work a schedule that parallels the hours of the work schedule of our customer

  • Work outside in all kinds of weather

  • Work mandatory overtime and holidays as service conditions require

  • Dress in a business casual manner

  • Hourly rate of $25-29/hr depending on experience during training, then will move to production pay

Financial Security

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term and Long-term disability

Health and Wellness

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Dependent care and medical flexible spending accounts

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Work/Life Balance

  • Paid time off

  • Paid holidays

  • Family and medical leave

  • Bereavement leave

We meet your commitment with competitive pay and benefits. If this sounds like you, let's talk. Build your career with MasTec!

MasTec, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also MasTec's policy to comply with all applicable state, federal and local laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions.

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El Paso, TX

Salary Range
$52,000 to $60,320
MasTec, Inc.

Over the course of the last 80 years, MasTec companies have been involved in some of the largest and most complex infrastructure construction projects across the country. Our experience has given us a deep and comprehensive understanding of the markets we serve, as well as the ability to effectively manage people, projects and equipment. It allows us to proactively identify challenges, avoid pitfalls, and overcome obstacles, and to accurately set and meet expectations for schedule and budget. With offices across the country, a workforce of nearly 12,000 skilled professionals, and an extensive wholly-owned fleet of specialized construction equipment, MasTec has the resources needed to reliably deliver quality work for even the most complicated jobs. Our geographic reach, scalability, and overall financial stability enable us to meet each of our customers'​ changing needs on a daily basis. Our focus on innovation colors everything we do, and as we've grown, we've fostered it throughout every level of our organization. We're always looking for ways to increase efficiency within the projects we take on, and within our own organization. We work to stay at the forefront of safety and environmentally responsible construction, and to increase the application of these concepts throughout each and every client project. We strive to find better solutions to the world's needs, as well as safer, more socially conscious ways to meet them both today and in the future. MasTec & our subsidiaries are currently certified as a Minority-Controlled Company by the National Minority Suppliers Development Council (NMSDC) and as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) by the California Public Utilities Commission's Supplier Clearinghouse. These certifications allow MasTec to be recognized as a minority contractor throughout the United States and across a range of industries that we serve.

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