Careers

Coastal Fiber continually looks to supplement our already well-rounded staff with new talent. Because of our continued success and growth, we are always looking to fill new positions. Coastal offers a very generous benefits package that includes comprehensive medical and dental coverage, a 401(k) plan with a corporate match, life and disability insurance after 90 days, paid vacation and sick time. We embrace diversity both in our community and our workplace. We are firmly committed to providing equal employment opportunity to everyone without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age or disability. Lastly, we believe that price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and applying the very best of ourselves to each and every thing that we do.

If you’d like to be part of our team, please fax, email or send your resume to: 

Coastal Fiber
12216 Washington Highway
Ashland, VA 23005
Fax: 804.368.7806
Email: rmann@coastal-fiber.com

Open Positions

Fiber Optic Splicing Technician

Splicing Technician is primarily responsible for fusion splicing, verification testing, troubleshooting and fiber optic cable repair. The position also involves maintaining the crew truck, stocking, cleaning and following all paperwork test requirements.  Splicing technician is also responsible for maintaining a safe work environment by providing street cones, working signs and overseeing the safety of anyone operating in or around the job site locations.   Lastly, a splicing technician must follow all customer requirements while working on any customer networks. Splicing Technician must be able to perform heavy physical labor, be able to discriminate between colors and must not be afraid of heights or confined spaces. A valid driver’s license is required. DOT physical and RMV driving record is also required. This is an outside position with exposure to all types of weather conditions. Extensive travel is required; may be away from home five days per week.  Must have own vehicle. The hours are Monday-Friday, weekends and night work as needed. Please send your resume to lmanring@coastal-fiber.com.

Lineman

The Lineman position is responsible for building, repairing, and maintaining fiber optic cables both aerially and in underground conduit. The position also includes some inside plant installations. Other responsibilities include training entry level lineman, daily record keeping (fiber route details, slack and splice locations, materials used) and safety. Candidates must be able to perform heavy physical labor, be able to discriminate between colors and must not be afraid of heights or working in confined spaces. This position is predominately outside and will include exposure to all types of weather conditions. A valid CDL Class B driver’s license, DOT physical and RMV driving record is required. Candidate must be able to work various shifts and some overnight travel may be required. Please send your resume to lmanring@coastal-fiber.com.

Laborer

The Laborer position is responsible for the day to day manual labor needed to support the construction operations of Coastal Fiber, LLC. Working with civil crews will include shoveling, sweeping, spreading concrete and asphalt, assist in laying conduit and providing general support to the construction process. Working with line crews will include supporting the linemen by feeding cable, setting up street cones, pumping manholes, pulling cable, job site cleanup, warehouse work, and providing general support to the line construction process. Skills required: Must be at least 18 years of age, must be capable of heavy physical labor lifting up to 75 pounds, pulling cable, standing and kneeling throughout the day. A valid drivers license is required. CDL Class B drivers license is preferred. DOT physical and RMV driving record is required. Please send your resume to lmanring@coastal-fiber.com.

All candidates must be 18 years of age and able to read and comprehend OSHA and other safety regulations and instructions in English. Candidates should also possess strong verbal communication skills as continuous communication in the field is a major factor in ensuring the safety of all of our employees.