Job Description

The main function of the role is to efficiently plan FTTP (Fibre To The Premises) and Internal fibre optic cabling routes (FTTH / MDU’s). This role would be suitable for an experienced Fibre Optic Planner / Surveyor with a strong background in fibre optic networks (such as PON, GFAST, Gigabit, etc).

Candidates will need to demonstrate an understanding of Fibre Planning / Network Design in Residential or business environments. Openreach experience is preferable. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an award winning Fibre Company with fantastic prospects.

Duties include the responsibility for the following:

  • Attending sites to determine the best installation route for fibre optic network lines.
  • Understanding and surveying existing fibre optic network infrastructure including ducts and potentials for upgrades.
  • Interpreting telecom design blueprints and construction maps.
  • Completing survey documentation job packs: ISP pathways, drawings, address listings, bill of materials, confirmation pictures, construction plans and project timescales.
  • Carrying out area surveys to ascertain whether any obstructions will prevent a successful installation.
  • Meeting with clients to resolve any issues preventing the project receiving approval to move forward.
  • Identifying customer networks and reviewing proposed methods of construction to ensure that all requirements are compliant.
  • Completing all necessary steps to ensure that wayleaves, permits, re-routes, timescales and agreements are obtained correctly.
  • Identifying civils works for FTTP where required.
  • Competently utilising various design software packages such as Openreach Orion System, GIS, Visio, CAD, Power Point to create professional job packs.
  • Conduct Onsite Safety Audits/Risk Assessments.
  • Conduct Quality Checks.
  • Each completed PON must be quality checked before returning as complete.
  • Set a good example to all employees.
  • Ensure compliance with all company-controlled documents, including all method statements and 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 client’s needs.
  • Delivering a consistently high level of customer service when out in the field.
  • Working and ensuring that you are working with in the Health and Safety requirements as per company policy.

Skills and Experience

A minimum of 2 years’ experience working on the BT/OR Network.

Ability to understand/ design complex Network plans.

Excellent knowledge of FTTP/FTTH/CAT A planning processes.

Excellent Knowledge of the BT/OR network, both UG and OH.

Excellent IT skills and knowledge of Orion, Excel, Email, Word and PowerPoint

Required Qualifications

S11 FTTP for Surveyors

Unit 2 Street Works

Company Benefits

Company Vehicle

Works Equipment

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: Competitive

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