Fiber Drop Bury Technician (FTTH)

  • Job Reference: 00001594-1
  • Date Posted: 13 November 2021
  • Company: FiberWorx LLC
  • Location: Picayune, Mississippi
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Join Our Team!

FiberWorx is seeking Fiber Drop Bury Technicians for FTTH installations. We offer growth potential, PAID training and highly competitive pay for qualified applicants.

Fiber Drop Bury Duties:

  • Surveying the customer's home & yard to plan route for drop.
  • Confirm all 811 utility markings are complete before starting job.
  • Make customer contact. Check for sprinklers, private electric lines, water lines, dog fences and/or any other customer run utilities to plan routes for drop.
  • Do sidewalk/driveway bores when applicable by digging on either side and running the machine with bore rods or drill and flex bit.
  • Hand digging a foot deep at the house to bury sweep.
  • Attach sweep to riser up to the NID.
  • Pull fiber through sweep and riser and coil up extra for Install Tech/Splicer.
  • Bury drops approximately 8-12 using a Ditch Witch R300 or hand digging as needed.
  • Yard restoration/clean up.
  • Record all tick marks and reel numbers.
  • Follow all OSHA, 811, and FiberWorx safety requirements.


  • Previous experience splicing fiber optic and/or copper cable preferred
  • Ability to distinguish colors
  • Must be able to read and build from maps
  • Possess a valid drivers license or be eligible and willing to obtain the required license for the position
  • Must be able to work on call, nights and weekends, if necessary

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift weight up to 75 lbs.
  • Ability to carry a 28' ladder from truck to pole and/or house
  • Working in all weather
  • Walking & sitting/kneeling & crouching
  • Driving


  • Troubleshooting
  • Telecommunications
  • Construction
  • Critical Thinking
  • Problem Solving
  • Fiber Optic Cabling
  • Communication


  • Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking
  • Team Player: Works well with others
  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done correctly the first time, every time.
  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task(s) or purpose with loyalty or integrity
  • Goal Completion: Works hard to perform well & complete tasks
  • Flexibility: Works well when with the ability to set your own schedule and goals
  • Inspired to perform well and contribute to the success of a project & the organization

Applicants are required adhere to all OSHA, state, city/municipality, and Company safety requirements.

Paid training is available.

FiberWorx is an equal opportunity employer and everyone is encouraged to apply.

We have immediate start openings!

Please visit to schedule an interview today!

FiberWorx LLC

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $50,000.00 - $75,000.00 per year


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Commission pay


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: Multiple Locations