Comcast Specialist 2, Construction (Permit Coordinator) - NGAN in Portland, Oregon

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Job Summary:

Responsible for preparing permit submittal packages, as well as coordinating their efficient submittal and retrieval at a variety of local jurisdictions. This position is responsible for tracking all pending permits through the review process while effectively communicating the status of each permit. The Permit Coordinator will interact with jurisdictional employees and work to resolve any redline issues and communicate any upcoming requirement changes, while insuring County, City and all other applicable agencies' Maintains a high level of productivity, assuring time-frames are met for projects occurring simultaneously and tracks and generates reports on project status.

Primary Responsibilities:

- Submit permit packages via online systems, fax, or in person, if necessary

- Pick up completed permit packages

- Communicate with jurisdictional employees to understand any changes in permitting requirements

- Track jurisdiction specific requirements and provide that information to the team

- Work with local jurisdictions to move toward ideal permitting conditions

Core Responsibilities:

- Ensures the execution of overhead/underground construction duties such as: placing hard-line cables, frame and strand poles, transfer facilities between poles, place cable in joint trench, and safe operation of construction vehicles and cable trailers.

- Investigates and monitors accurate record keeping with regards to project start, milestone dates, production logs, material costs, and labor expenditures.

- Instructs work site safety standards; conducts work site visits to ensure compliance with safety standards and participates in regular safety meetings with the crew.

- Ensures that resources (i.e. vehicles, equipment, and inventory) are maintained in proper working order.

- Supports Specialists and leadership team with coordination of projects.

- Generates logs and reports on construction, projects, materials, and expenditures.

- Reviews, resolves, follows-up customer request and complaints.

- Monitors performance of construction crew to established goals and objectives.

- Advises, trains, and guides technicians.

- Assists with the annual plant construction budget.

- Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and overtime as necessary.

- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Job Specifications:

Education Level-Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent

Years' Experience-Generally requires 2-5 years related experience

Additional Responsibilities:

- Experience with construction permitting is preferred

- Exposure to CATV design and installation processes is preferred

- Excellent customer service skills

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer