JOB TITLE: Fiber Planner - Up to GBP42,000 - Southern based


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Oxfordshire
Job Reference : 12919 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 23/02/2017
 
Salary & Benefits : £38000 - £42000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Fibre Planner Abingdon (Oxford) Up to £42,000 + Benefits 25 days + 8 Bank Holidays An exciting opportunity has arisen for a superstar Fibre Planner to join one of the fastest growing telecoms companies in the country who are 'the new era of connectivity'. Are you a Fibre Planner looking for an excellent, stable career and want to work in a fantastic office with likeminded, forward thinking individuals like yourself?


Job Description

Superstar Fibre Planner - Join the new era of connectivity
Position:Fibre Planner
Location:Office based in Abingdon (Oxford)
Salary: Up to £42,000 + Benefits
Holidays: 25 days + 8 Bank Holidays
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a superstar Fibre Planner to join one of the fastest growing telecoms companies in the country who are 'the new era of connectivity'. Are you a Fibre Planner looking for an excellent, stable career and want to work in a fantastic office with likeminded, forward thinking individuals like yourself? As the Fibre Planner, you will be assisting with the planning and design of complex fibre network infrastructure for rural areas based around the UK. If you are a Fibre Planner within commuting distance to Oxford, I want to hear from you!!
Sound interesting? Please dig a little deeper below:
Your new position:
The Fibre Planner role will involve working from the office based in Oxford where you will be responsible for assisting with the planning and design of complex fibre network infrastructure for rural areas based around the UK. You will be planning 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 Planner will provide advice and guidance to commercial and project teams 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 & Micro station.
*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.



What we would ideally like you to know:
*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
If this is for you, please apply by emailing me your CV to t.dabek@bluefireconsulting.co.uk or via the 'apply' option on this page.
I look forward to hearing from you soon
Tim Dabek - Bluefire Consulting
Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.

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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, CDM, FTTH, telecoms, engineering, fiber



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