JOB TITLE: Access Planner (Telecoms) GBP25k - GBP28k

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Reading
Job Reference : 13067 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 14/06/2017
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £28000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
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

Business Access Planner / Telecoms Planner / Fibre Planner (Anyone from an Organiser, Scheduler, Logistic Planner, or Route Planner background should keep reading!)

Job Description

Business Access Planner / Telecoms Planner / Fibre Planner (Anyone from an Organiser, Scheduler, Logistic Planner, or Route Planner background should keep reading!)

The Opportunity

Are you a natural planner?
Do you want to work directly for a big name Internet Service Provider?

This role has come around due to rapid growth and current planners being promoted or poached by other departments. Send me a copy of your CV for review and take advantage of this rare opportunity to work directly for the one of the big players and the excellent benefits that come with it.

The Role

Within the role you will be responsible for planning and design for the fibre, telephony, data, DTV and broadband access network, ensuring compliance with specifications and current legislative requirements in order to meet customer delivery dates & all operational performance targets.

You would cover an area maximum 1.5 hours drive from Reading and you will be provided with a company pool car for your travels. You will be on the road maybe 1.5 days a week doing surveys and / feasibility studies and the rest of the time you will be back in the office producing job packs that will be passed to contract partners who do the business installs. Customers are new, and existing customers doing upgrades, moves & changes.

The Candidate

Obviously experience previous experience of being a Business Access/Telecoms Planner is an advantage. However anyone with background in planning, organising, scheduling, logistic planning or route planning will be considered.

The following would be useful and of interest but again are not essential;
*Experience of TDM Access and HFC Network engineering would be of interest.
*Basic level of understanding of Regional Government and Local Planning legislation and someone who has strong communications skills and is presentable in front of the customer.
*NRSWA would be useful for some of the external work (70% of job is internal but some of it might get involved in the planning from hub site to building, hence NRSWA.

What's in it for You?

As well as the opportunities to use your skills to design and plan the UK fibre optic network there is a basic a salary of £25k - £28k. In addition to that is the best package on offer in the industry;

*Private Medical Care + Including Eyecare
*Money off loads of products, services and experiences
*Pension Plan matched up to 10%
*Company Discounts for you, your friends and family
*25 days holiday each year - rising to 28 (+8 Bank Holidays + your birthday)
*Employee Assistance Programme - round-the-clock access to free, impartial and completely confidential support and advice from trained therapists
*Train Season Ticket Loan
*Life Assurance & Personal Accident Insurance
*Income Protection


If this sounds like something you might be interested in click apply or send your CV to [email protected]

Not Interested?

If this isn't for you I work a lot of roles within this industry so it might be worth getting in touch anyway, send me an email to get the ball rolling.
Who do you know who can do this role? I am in a position to pay £300 for a successful referral. Send me their details and we can take it from there.

The Agency
Bluefire Consulting Ltd are a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd.
We receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials.
We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you have been shortlisted for interview for this particular role and you meet the end client requirements.
Please consider yourself unsuccessful if you have not heard from us within 14 days.

Job Keywords


Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Telecommunications recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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