LiveOak Fiber Director of Field Services Brunswick, GA · Full time

We are excited to add a highly motivated Director of Field Services to our growing team in either our Niceville, FL or Brunswick, GA locations! We offer a competitive total rewards program that includes employer paid medical, dental and vision, paid time off as well as bonus potential. The following is an overview of the role and what we are looking for in a successful candidate.

Description

Position Overview & Purpose

The Director of Field Services will lead both regional Field Service teams in delivery of all Services for a greenfield fiber-based broadband ISP. This position will be expected to build the Field Services organization from the ground up in GA and FL. This will be a field force of employees and resources to install, repair, and maintain service elements of a state-of-the-art PON infrastructure.

Being a key to market success, the Field Operations organization must excel in quality and customer satisfaction. We are seeking an experienced leader who understands what is required to build a team focused on these two metrics while also possessing the skills to effectively manage a high-volume delivery organization.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Collaborates with executive team members to determine and prioritize business strategies as they pertain to field services
  • Casts vision for world class Field Services organization and hires team from the ground up
  • Ensures pace of delivery targets are being met
  • Oversee all functions pertaining to the delivery and support of services
  • Establish quantifiably robust training program for workforce development from entry to mastery
  • Ensures adequate staffing in both regions to meet high scale demands of growing company
  • Collaborates with Program Management and Sales to ensure consistent customer experience


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Outstanding working knowledge of Program Management and Field Operations
  • Demonstrated leadership and teambuilding skills, including in cross functional teams and situations
  • Process oriented, automation forward thinker
  • Strong leadership and motivational skills to steer large field organization


Basic Qualifications & Competencies

·      4-year college degree, or equivalent experience

·      10 or more years’ work experience in Telco/Cable Field Operations

·      Director/Sr. Director level or higher in current role

·      Must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.


Preferred Qualifications & Competencies

  • 5+ years’ experience leading regional Field Operations organizations
  • Heavy emphasis in career on delivery automation
  • Has led field teams of 200+ technicians/managers


We are an equal opportunity employer. At LiveOak Fiber, we are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to promote inclusiveness in everything we do. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. LiveOak Fiber is also committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  

Salary

$120,000 - $140,000 per year