Field Engineer (Backbone)

Ref No. EMP455073
Salary £30,000 - £32,500/annum
Benefits Pension, bonus scheme
Location London, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing


We have an urgent requirement for a number of Fibre Engineers to join a rapidly expanding Telecoms client, installing a Fibre Optic Network in Central London


Fibre Engineering & Splicing experience

The Job

Field Engineer (Backbone)

This is a fantastic opportunity for an entrepreneurial minded, excellence driven individual to drive customer growth at one of the most innovative telecoms companies in the UK.

The Role:

Based in Central London, you will be working as part of a team to install core fibre network infrastructure.

The Responsibilities:

  • Interpreting company designs as per internal governance.
  • Carrying out area surveys and risk assessments
  • Producing method statements.
  • Meet with clients to resolve any issues.
  • Receiving fibre splicing work orders from the planning team and performing tasks in line with internal KPIs

You Offer:

A flexible, personable and tenacious approach with a focus on delivery. You must be able to work independently and within a team and have advanced skills in being able to prioritise your workload.

You Have:

  • Extensive experience working on FTTP/ FTTC projects
  • Rodding (ideally Cobra) and roping
  • Experience in PIA (Physical Infrastructure Access) of the BT Network
  • Ability to interpret SLD Telecom construction blueprints
  • Understanding routing of fibre mapping from a PON and a point to point network and active ethernet technologies
  • Knowledge of different fibre types
  • Previous experience operating iOLM and OTDR
  • Experience in fibre splicing (ideally fusion)
  • Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Strong multitasking & problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent communication, customer service and interpersonal skills, via phone, or face to face.
  • Strong planning, organising and prioritising skills
  • Full UK driving license
  • NRSWA card
  • Flexibility to work across London (zones 1-6)

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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