Fibre Installation Engineer

We are looking for a Fibre Engineer to work for a stable, dependable company which works with some of the biggest Telecom Companies in the Country.

Job Purpose
To assist the Operational team, undertaking day to day job requirements of FTTH and FTTP. You would work directly in communication with the customer as part of a one-or two-man team depending on work stream.

Key Responsibilities
Supporting Fibre Coach with leading with testing potential fibre routes and installing fibre infrastructure in underground networks

Preparing cable sheath to enter Closure / Micro Closures / CDC / Wall box

The Routing of fibres within a closures / CDC and Transport Tubes as per a splicing schedule.
Preparing fibres for splicing

Confident in the use and basic maintenance of a Works tablet OR, fibre splicing machine, OTDR,
Power Meter, Fibre Identifier and Microscope Splicing within loss limits

Dressing the fibre and closing the Closure / CDC to the manufacturer's instructions

Supporting restraining and labelling of trays and cables
Disposing of scrap fibres and cable safely

To be confident in the reading and understanding the test results for troubleshooting purposes.
Strong communication skills are essential; ability to communicate between co-workers and third parties.

Be able to judge minor changes within a network and report those changes to the Fibre Coach and Fibre Manager

Education/ Qualifications

NRSWA unit 2

Open reach accredited pole certification, SA001, SA002, IPAF, Smart card

Demonstrable experience with a proven track record working in a networking engineering
environment, in senior engineering role

Advanced knowledge of FTTP and FTTH technologies

Operations and maintenance of metro/long-haul optical transmission

Networks, DWDM and SDH or SONET technologies

Working with optical transmission equipment from well-established

Sound ability to diagnose problems with existing equipment and fix faults up to resolution.

Ability to communicate fluently with the customers and should possess good customer service skills

Benefits package