Fiber Supervisor (Telecoms)

33000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual
29 Nov 2016
27 Dec 2016
IT, Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Fiber Supervisor
Location: Somerset/Devon/Bristol
Remuneration: ??33-38k

Job Purpose:
Responsible for the installation of fiber optic cabling. This will involve both working UG and OH. The job will include the installation of fiber tubing and associated hardware, blowing of fiber and possible fiber optic splicing. Work may include the installation of poles. All work will be carried out to a high and safe standard and within stringent time schedules. The understanding of reading plans and the capability of making judgments out in the field. Working alongside client to build a solid working relationship.

The post holder will be accountable for the Flex Installation

Main Duties:

?? The understanding of flex plans.
?? Ability to survey and programme work.
?? Carry out daily risk assessments.
?? Keep charge of stock.
?? Ability to self-manage and work on own initiative.
?? Traffic Management
?? Installation of fibre tubing.
?? Blowing of fiber.
?? Possible splicing of fiber.
?? Possible pole installation
?? Update as builds.
?? Report daily to the line manager of outputs, problems, issues.
?? Carry out other duties as requested by the line manager.
?? Report findings real time.

This list is not inclusive or exhaustive and other duties may be required that fall within the capabilities of the role.

Other Duties

?? Set a good example to all employees.
?? Ensure compliance with all controlled documents, including procedures.
?? Be pro-active in developing new systems to meet the changing needs of the department.
?? Liaison with third parties working in conjunction with the group to meet clients needs.

Essential Attributes

Skills and Knowledge

?? Experience and a strong understanding of the fiber/comms installation industry
?? Working at height
?? IT Skills to liaise with group works control
?? Experience in working with site operatives
?? Experience of demonstrating good communication skills and of prioritising works effectively.
?? Experience of demonstrating working to tight timescales effectively.
?? Candidates should be professional; self motivated with good communication skills and be able to integrate fully into the project delivery team

Professional Experience

?? Experience of working within a team.
?? Experience of Fiber / Telecoms installation
?? Interpreting plans
?? Fiber Splicing. Not essential
?? Traffic Management