Teltech Communications, LLC

Field Engineer (Site Surveyor)

Job Locations US-MN-Minneapolis | US-IA-Des Moines
Information Technology
Full Time
USD $60,000.00/Yr.
USD $57,000.00/Yr.



We are currently seeking a Field Engineer (Site Surveyor) to join our team! If you are looking for a place to grow your skills and share our values, read below and see if this role is a match for you.


The Field Engineer (Site Surveyor) will focus on surveying Telecom equipment for Inside Plant environments (Central Office and Hut/Remote sites). This person's primary job will not be adding the equipment or cabling but surveying the sites and documenting the information. The candidate needs to understand the running & routing of fiber, transport and power cabling. Candidate needs to be proficient in laying out the environment (cable rack, fiber duct, etc.) to run these cables on. They also need to understand how to place equipment bays/relay racks and cabinets at the sites.



  • Conduct site surveys and facilitate engineering requirement gathering with customers
  • Interpret and communicate customer engineering standards to internal project stakeholders
  • Facilitate discussion and resolution of issues relating to engineering standards
  • Partner with internal resources to identify parts and pricing for equipment related to installation projects
  • Prepare, process and submit RFQs to customers via customer submission process
  • Comply with internal processes and procedures

Managerial Responsibility

  • No direct reports

Travel/Shift Requirements

  • Travel away from home for several weeks may be required on demand
  • Ability to travel 80% of the time
  • Majority of work will be in Minneapolis, MN but there are frequent survey's required in Des Moines, IA and Omaha, NE

Physical Demands

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 35 lbs
  • Ability to work outdoors, on ladders, and in confined spaces
  • Ability to work with/around electrical wires and/or ESD products
  • Ability to work remotely at construction or installation sites



Skills and Abilities Required

  • Working knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the telecommunications installation field (e.g. AC and DC power setup, DWDM Optical networking (preferred), IP routing and switching equipment, enterprise or carrier wireless equipment installation, etc.)
  • Ability to learn and adapt to changing technologies, standards, and certification requirements
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong interpersonal, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office

Education and Experience Required

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 4+ years experience with Installation standards


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