Job title: Fibre Test & Maintenance Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Southampton, UK
Job published: 07-04-2021
Job ID: 32200

Job Description

Job Title: Fibre Test & Maintenance Engineer FTTH  


Location: 2/3 days a week in Portsmouth rest of the time remote.


The Opportunity:

  • As a Fibre Test & Maintenance Engineer you will be responsible for commissioning, ongoing availability and the integrity of the fibre estate.
  • Act as the gateway and point of assurance between fibre network design and fibre network build teams.
  • Perform end to end testing and commissioning of network cabling installed and spliced by 3rd party organisations.
  • Perform fusion, and if necessary, mechanical splices to make adds/changes to the optical network.
  • Plan fibre and splicing requirements to meet work directives.


The Company:

  • Growing fibre broadband provider


Skills and Experience:

  • Fibre deployment, test and maintenance experience in a FTTH/FTTP environment.  
  • Can demonstrate experience of translating fibre designs to implementation splicing schedules through examples of previous experiences.
  • Can demonstrate, through examples, experience troubleshooting and resolving complex fibre faults.