JOB TITLE: Fibre Network Planner Staines


Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : Staines
Job Reference : 12683 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 24/10/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £180 - £200 per day
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Fibre Network Planner - Staines - Contract (6 - 8 weeks work) Office based in Staines £180 - £200/day Looking to start early November 2016 As the Fibre Network Planner you will be responsible for assisting and the planning and design of complex fibre network infrastructure for rural areas based around the UK. Using a GIS system you will plan where fibre will be laid in the ground taking into account any wayleave issues or obstructions that could prevent the smooth running of the installs.


Job Description

Fibre Network Planner - Staines - Contract (6 - 8 weeks work)
Office based in Staines
£180 - £200/day
Looking to start early November 2016
Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.
Job Summary
As the Fibre Network Planner you will be responsible for assisting and the planning and design of complex fibre network infrastructure for rural areas based around the UK. Using a GIS system you will plan where fibre will be laid in the ground taking into account any wayleave issues or obstructions that could prevent the smooth running of the installs.
Excellent opportunity for an experienced fibre network planner to join a telecoms ISP who are experiencing rapid growth. The fibre network planner will lead up and take responsibility for 57 sites
The role
The Fibre Network Planner role will involve a mixture of working from the office based and spending time on sites. As the Fibre Network Planner you will be responsible for assisting and the planning and design of complex fibre network infrastructure for rural areas based around the UK. Using a GIS systems you will plan where fibre will be laid in the ground taking into account any wayleave issues or obstructions that could prevent the smooth running of the installs.
The Fibre Network Planner will provide advice and guidance to commercial and project teams on the characteristics and specifications of optical fibre and equipment used to meet project requirements
You will be responsible for ensuring accuracy of asset information (planned fibre networks and plant protection information). You will ensure quality of captured as-built information.
Duties
*External fibre network design. (Chamber & duct construction design - Dark/Open Fibre
*Cabling and splicing design).
*Production of construction & cabling work packages using MS Office, AutoCAD & Microstation.
*Bill of materials / quantities compilation.
*Wayleave Pack production.
*Desktop Feasibility studies for account managers bidding proposals.
The Candidate
The most suitable candidates for this will have previously worked in a fibre network planning position for the likes of BT, Virgin Media, City Fibre, Cable & Wireless, KCOM, Thus or Colt for example.
Candidates will need a knowledge of NRSWA and CDM and ideally experience working with GIS software.


Knowledge
*Fibre Network architecture - ideally FTTH
*Full understanding of fibre allocations
*Detailed understanding of all aspects of civils route planning using different methodologies
*Ability to identify engineering risks and associated solutions
*Ability to plan, fit for construction, external and internal networks
*Knowledge of GIS software (ideally CadCorp and GE Smallworld)
*Knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
*Knowledge and understanding of NRSWA
*Knowledge and understanding of CDM
*Experience working in telecommunications in an infrastructure planning capacity
The Package
£180 - £200/day 6 - 8 weeks work
Job Keywords
Fibre, Network, Planner, design, planning, infrastructure, GIS, wayleave, installs, project, manager, lead, technical, plant, chamber, duct, dark, cabling, splicing, civil, construction, CAD, NRSWA, RSWA, RASWA, CDM, FTTH, telecoms, engineering


Job Keywords

GIS. Fibre, Civil, NRSWA, Planner, Network, Cabling, Splicing



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