Facilitator

INCUMBENT: TBDREPORTS TO: Operations Manager, Digital WorksLOCATION: Oak Grove, KYSTATUS: Full-time, Exempt DATE: August, 2021 The Digital Works Facilitator is responsible for promoting the program through a variety ofoutreach efforts. They are also responsible for a wide range of activities designed to teach,develop, improve, and maintain individuals’ necessary skill sets, place them in entry-level jobpositions, and also prepare them for …

Broadband Field Validation Specialist with Driver

The Broadband Field Validation Specialist conducts targeted field work and desktop research for Connected Nation’s broadband mapping and technical services projects. The Broadband Field Validation Specialist will assist with outside plant audits of wireline infrastructure, mapping such wireline routes, which in turn contribute to the development of field validated maps of broadband infrastructure assets (with an emphasis on wide area …

Driver

INCUMBENT: TBD REPORTS TO: Broadband Field Manager LOCATION: MichiganSTATUS: Independent Contractor DATE: May 2021 Connected Nation is currently developing field validated maps of broadband infrastructure assets and availability capable of delivering 100/100 Mbps connections. This position will serve as a full-time Driver. The Driver shall support the Broadband Field Validation Specialist by operating an all-wheel drive, 4-wheel drive (or other …

Broadband Field Manager

Status: TBDReports To: Director, Engineering & Technical ServicewsLocation: MichiganStatus: Full-time Temporary, Exempt DATE: May 2021 The Broadband Field Manager will supervise and oversee the field work and desktop research ofBroadband Field Validation Specialists and Drivers for Connected Nation and its subsidiaries. Click here to view the entire job description. TO APPLYPlease email a résumé, three references, and a cover letter …

Broadband Data Coordinator

Status: TBDReports To: Director, Engineering & Technical ServicesLocation: Telework eligibleStatus: Full-time, Exempt DATE: April 2021 The Broadband Data Coordinator conducts telecommunications provider outreach and project coordination for Connected Nation’s broadband mapping projects. This position researches telecommunications providers, maintains relationships with provider contacts, explains and provides updates on projects impacting the provider, and works to collect and obtain service area data …

Upton County Texas Technology Action Plan

For Immediate Release February 5, 2018 Connected Nation Contact: Tom Stephenson Role: Community Technology Advisor Email: tstephenson@connectednation.org Phone number: 248-376-4046 Local Contact: Alicia Sanchez, Executive Director McCamey Economic Development Corporation Email: mail@mccameyedc.com Phone number: 432-652-8008 Cybersecurity, Local Business Website Development Identified as Priority Projects by Upton County Broadband Committee Upton County, TX (February 5, 2018) – The Upton County Broadband Committee …

Drive Testing Reveals Gaps in Broadband Coverage That Could Impact Public Safety

Columbus, OH – (May 30, 2017) – Just how connected is southeast Ohio? It’s the question the Ohio Department of Transportation asked Connected Nation’s (CN) subsidiary, Connect Ohio, to answer in an effort to improve its dispatch and routing software and hardware. Chip Spann is the Director of Engineering & Technical Services (ETS) for CN and leads the drive-testing work …

VIDEO: What a Presidential Executive Order Really Means for Rural America

Washington, DC. (March 1, 2018) – President Trump recently signed an executive order and presidential memorandum meant to help speed up the expansion of broadband (high-speed internet) in rural communities. The two actions remove some of the barriers that stand in the way of expansion. “It’s a big statement from this administration to let the country know where rural America …

The Atlantic Forum: Bringing Broadband and Technology to Students

Columbus, Oh. (October 16, 2017) – On Monday, October 16, Executive Director of Connect Ohio, Stu Johnson, arrived in Columbus, Ohio at The Columbus Museum of Art to speak about the need for technology in education and the process to get digital tools into the hands of all students. Leading broadband policymakers, educators, and innovators gathered for the forum hosted …

Connected Nation: Ensuring Schools are Tech Ready

(October 18, 2017) – How important is technology in our nation’s public schools? If you ask students, teachers, and parents, it can mean the difference between a future filled with hope and one lived in poverty. “We want our children to go on to live life even more prosperously than we are. Without technology, they are doomed,” said Bryant Miller, …