LincolnRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Lincoln jobs

Manager-Kinetic Construction

Company: Windstream Corporation
Location: Lincoln
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Description As a Manager- Kinetic Construction you will lead a vital team representing our leading telecommunications brand that connects homeowners, small business, enterprise, and carrier partners across the United States. In this position you will be accountable
for the safe and successful installation of aerial, buried and underground cable. You will have the authority to allocate resources and make construction decisions for the assigned areas in accordance with company policies, standards, guidelines, and commitments. Accountable for managing the overall project execution performance including scope, engineering, cost, safety, quality, schedule, implementation, and customer satisfaction.
What You'll Do:

  • Conduct weekly meetings with staff, provide general direction and accountability
    for the engineering, construction, quality, schedule, and cost control of assigned jobs.
  • Ensure availability of resources with proper expertise of tools/processes to support engineering and construction project execution.
  • Manage call out teams and handle after hours issues including on holidays, weekends, emergencies, and escalations.
  • Visit construction job sites and validate workmanship.
  • Ensure job requests are within budget.
  • Attend management calls and meetings as requested.
  • Participate in continuous safety training.
  • Attend training to stay up to date on emerging technologies.
  • Work on problems and perform analysis of data requiring evaluation of a variety of factors.
  • Exercise sound judgement in selecting engineering techniques for obtaining solutions.
  • Plan and analyze recommendations, work guidance or deviations in support of new OSP construction including fiber to the premises (FTTP) and any modern technology requirements.
  • Oversee the wireline engineering and construction projects to ensure projects are complete and within budget.
  • Work with the materials coordinator to verify materials for the job.
  • Take corrective action with employees, as necessary. Promote a culture of innovative solutions that embody accountability and efficiency.
  • Reports project status and performance data as required to management.
  • Report to the Staff Manager while having several Direct Reports.
  • Travel required up-to 50% of time in assigned area of responsibility and overnight stays as needed. Also, may be required to deploy to another State for Engineering
    and or Constructing Fiber Builds with as much time away as 1-3 Weeks.

    Do You Have?

    • Self-motivation.
    • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple construction/engineering jobs simultaneously and meet the job in-service dates.
    • Authentic and collaborative communication skills.
    • Ability to discuss technology and connecting customers to products they value to create meaningful connections and long-term relationships.
    • Able to reconcile engineering and construction activities and manage changes during
      the engineering and construction processes.
    • Knowledgeable of engineering and construction practices.
    • Able to apply a broad knowledge on a variety of vendor equipment and outside plant and outside plant electronics disciplines.
    • Ability to lead a group of individual contributors to accomplish the goals of the department.
    • Ability to effectively lead and provide managerial insight and direction to a technically oriented workforce dealing with multiple projects and diverse customer needs.
    • College degree and 5-7 years of
      experience with 2 years supervisory experience within Engineering and Construction.
    • A valid driver's license.
    • Ability to pass DOT certification per-hire and ability to obtain a CDL license post-hire.

      Even Better:

      • Ability to coordinate multiple projects while maintaining budgetary emphasis.
      • Familiarity with PC and software to include CAD and Microsoft.
      • OSHA Training, NEC Training.
      • Certifications within the Telecom Industry.
      • Knowledgeable in quality construction practices.

        Our Benefits:

        • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Plans
        • 401K Plan
        • Health & Flexible Savings Account
        • Life and AD&D, Spousal Life, Child Life Insurance Plans
        • Educational Assistance Plan
        • Identity Theft, Legal, Auto & Home and Pet Insurance

          Windstream DEI&B Statement:
          Connecting people in a world of infinite possibilities. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and the inclusive, equitable culture we are building fosters belonging and empowers each one of us to create amazing customer experiences.

          Our Employee Resource Groups:
          WinVets - Veteran Employee Resource Group
          WOW - Women Employee Resource Group
          WINPRIDE - LGBTQ+ Employee Resource Group
          WBPN - Black Professional Resource Group
          WARG - Ability Resource Group
          LaFamilia -Hispanic Resource Group

          IND123 Actual base pay for this job will depend on the candidate's primary work location and other factors, such as relevant skills and experience. Qualifications Minimum Requirements: College degree in Engineering or a related field and 5-7 years professional level experience with 0-2 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or 9+ years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience with 0-2 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Engineering/Technical experience required.
          This is a safety sensitive position. Primary Location: US-Nebraska-LincolnWork Locations: Lincoln NE 1440 M St 1440 M St Lincoln 68508-2591Job Category: EngineeringEEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran status, current military status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law, and to give full consideration to qualified disabled individuals and protected veterans. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.

Keywords: Windstream Corporation, Lincoln , Manager-Kinetic Construction, Executive , Lincoln, Nebraska

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Nebraska jobs by following @recnetNE on Twitter!

Lincoln RSS job feeds