Outside Plant Engineer

Phoenix, AZ


Surveying & Engineering (PSG)

Who is Team Fishel?

Since 1936, we’ve been the Best Choice in utility engineering and construction. Safety is our top priority and is key in everything we do. We’re industry professionals driven by high performance for our customers and each other. Interested in joining our Team?


Team Fishel is hiring Outside Plant Engineers (OSPE)  to support projects in multiple states for the Professional Services Group. Previous OSP Engineering experience is required.

Team Fishel will provide on-the-job training in all areas of safety, including flagging certification, tool operation and maintenance.


  • OSPE must have knowledge of aerial, buried, underground and building entrance design for Telecom and Power.

  • OSPE will support the design and engineering process by planning and preparing drawings for construction of new, and removal or rearrangement of existing fiber optic cables, and conduits to obtain optimum and economical utilization of communications facilities.

  • OSPE will support the design and engineering of both transmission and distribution power system facilities.

  • OSPE must be able to read and understand highway/road prints, be able to identify conflicts with existing outside plant facilities, and select routing required for road projects.

  • OSPE may be required to provide on-site construction inspection to insure design specifications are met by the construction contractor. Further duties will include but are not limited to: redlines, bore design, CAD, and make-ready analysis, field notes, pole survey, conduit systems, locating, QC prints, butterfly drawings, and preparation of prints.


  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to track, prioritize, and complete multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Problem solving and decision making skills.

  • Analytical and research skills.

  • Ability to meet deadlines and work with others in a Team environment.

  • Thorough knowledge of accepted telecommunication and power engineering practices.

  • Thorough knowledge of aerial and buried cable placement and splicing methods for copper/fiber telecommunication facilities.

  • Thorough knowledge of primary and secondary power along with power conduit systems, switching cabinets, transformers and conductors.

  • Ability to travel locally, and overnight from time to time.

Desired Qualifications

  • Familiarity with Tier 1 providers for Telcom and Power and their Engineering/Construction Practices.

  • Background with AutoCAD software to create permit and construction drawings.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, and other telecommunication software.

  • Knowledge of bidding and job costing procedures.

Bilingual in English/Spanish is a plus


  • Health Insurance
  • Wellness Program
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Program
  • Profit Sharing
  • Paid Leave Benefits
  • Teammate Assistance Program
  • Learn more  (Español)

Team Fishel offers excellent industry training and a career development path for our Teammates. Competitive pay and benefits, including health insurance, 401k, and a company profit sharing plan!

Join Team Fishel, your future and your team.


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