Manager Construction

Edinburg, VA 22824, USA ● Goldsboro, PA 17319, USA Req #1693
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
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: 
Manager, Construction ensures the safe, timely and cost effective execution of Shentel upgrade projects and other construction covering markets in WV, VA and PA. Manager, Construction coordinates with contractors, public utilities, equipment vendors, third parties and internal departments to achieve stated goals. Is the single and primary field point of contact regarding all construction activity large and small throughout the region. Maintains and monitors safety conditions of Shentel staff and Shentel authorized contractors or 3rd parties. Holds internal and external parties to the highest standards regarding construction safety standards. Provides project management to ensure the safe, timely and cost effective execution of Shentel upgrade projects and other construction.

Qualifications Requirements: 
a. Education: Bachelor's degree in related field is required, or 15 years of equivalent work experience. 
b. Experience Level: 
    i. 10 or more years outside plant telecommunications construction experience required. 
    ii. A minimum of 5 years of telecommunications construction project management experience required. 
c. Background in creating and monitoring detailed project budget and closing jobs to fixed asset accounts. 
d. Negotiation skills required. 
e. Licenses or Certifications: Ability to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License. 
f. Competent level experience in MS Word and Excel.
g. Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

Shentel provides a drug-free workplace and is an EEO employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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  • Job Family Fiber
  • Job Function Broadband
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education High School
  • Edinburg, VA 22824, USA
  • Goldsboro, PA 17319, USA