Broadband Project Manager - Remote

Broadband Project Manager needed for our client that partners with municipalities, utilities, coops and regional organizations to build transformational fiber, wireless and broadband networks.

  • REMOTE
  • Kansas City, MO
  • $100,000 - $115,000
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A bit about us:

We provide turnkey fiber and broadband planning, engineering, deployment and operations, connecting communities at the speed of light. We serve over 400 customers across 35 states, connecting 50 million people to the digital economy. We are in need of professional Construction Management and Inspection services for a fiber optic network construction project.

Why join us?

Consistent and steady work with possibilities of extension based on performance and project success.

Company Benefits Include
  • Full benefit package (health, dental and vision)
  • 401K with company matching plan
  • Life insurance, disability insurance
  • Paid time off and flex-time
  • Work from home

Job Details

Must have extensive experience in managing and implementing fiber-optic broadband deployments of inside and outside plant networks. Must be a self-starter, and work well with others. Project Management Professional (PMP) preferred.

The project manager should demand consistency, accuracy, and timeliness in all aspects of the project activities, documentation, and reporting. The successful candidate will have excellent communication and computer skills, hosting and reporting on calls, and on documents is a daily requirement of this job. They will report project updates and issues directly to the VP of Design and Construction for guidance input and assist in other duties as they are assigned.

DUTIES AND AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY (Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.)
1. Oversight and daily coordination with project team including fiber master plans and client consulting, financials and cost projections, grant funding assistance, equipment
configurations, design for inside and outside plant for fiber-optic networks, and network implementation. Work with client and advise/recommend any changes that would be in the best interest of our client and comply with local standards.
2. Ensure all production data from the field is being compiled and reported accurately. This includes reviewing with client and contractor and managing signatures and approvals.
3. Coordinate and work with contractors on scheduling, material order issues and assist in any issue that comes up in this process to help minimize delays.
4. Compile, track and report on all project documentation to include scheduling, change order control including review and approval, weekly project production tracking, and as-builts including prints changes, splice matrix changes and fiber allocation changes.
5. Ensure proper routing of all documentation as it becomes complete.
6. Be available daily to help address any field related issues and available to the client.
7. Maintain and organize all documents including document version control.
8. Have the ability to travel as needed. Travel can be heavy at times and can include international travel. It is estimated total time traveling or out of town to be 20-40%.
9. Spearhead project schedule, deliverables and team to include remote employee resources. Support entire project team including timelines, milestones, deliverables, quality control procedures and be responsible for communication of project concerns or risks.
10. Assist in various tasks assigned for all back-office support.
11. Coordinate weekly meetings including internal meetings, meetings with clients and with contractors to address weekly goals and identify any issues including the following:
a. Project level tasking – assignments, due dates, quality of deliverables
b. Project team calls – manages agenda, minutes, and action items
c. Manages and oversees consistent use of our tools within the teams, including but not limited to Wrike, ensuring project data is consistent and accurate.
d. Manage and coordinate project documentation – project charters, data collection, memos, communications, and meetings.
12. Must have valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle and laptop.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education:
Bachelor’s degree (B. A. / B. S.) in construction management, business, or related discipline and 8-10 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and
experience. Experience in Telecommunications and/ or broadband strongly preferred.
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Location
REMOTE
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$100,000 - $115,000