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Project Manager - Fiber Construction

Roanoke, VA, USA Req #1296
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Shentel (NASDAQ: SHEN) is a regional telecommunications company successfully providing a broad range of telecommunication solutions for over 110 years.  Shentel is committed to enriching the lives of the customers we serve with the highest quality telecommunication services by making major investments in technology easy.  It is our vision to provide rural communities with access to the same level of telecommunications services as those found anywhere else in the US.  With operations in multiple states, we provide our customers with wireline and wireless telephone, Cable TV, and internet.  In addition Shentel is proud to be an affiliate of Sprint.  We own and operate the more than 1000 towers that support our wireless network and employ the teams who work in our 48 Sprint stores, provide customer service, and operate the wireless network.  We are looking for dedicated people with professional attitudes who take pride in providing superior customer service, closing sales and driving success of all of the facets of our business.  We're Shentel.  Always connected to you.  Shentel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. 

Job Summary:
The Project Manager ensures the timely, safe and cost effective construction of Shentel transmission sites, towers, collocations, outside plant projects (coax, copper and fiber optic) and civil site development. Coordinate with contractors, public utilities, equipment vendors, third parties and internal departments to achieve stated goals. Additionally, the candidate must be competent at the full scope of project management duties associated with the deployment of multi-service telecommunications networks. Successful candidates must be able to manage in a team environment, working within the operations organization and cross departmentally. Maintains and monitors safety conditions.

Qualifications Requirements:
a. Education: College degree preferred. Project Management certifications preferred.
b. Experience:
    i. Five years of telecommunications experience preferred.

    ii. Three years of project management experience preferred. Candidates must have a strong understanding and extensive experience in utility/general construction and project management.

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Shentel will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws.  If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please email and provide your name and contact information.

Other details

  • Job Family Fiber
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education High School
  • Roanoke, VA, USA