Fibre Planner

  • Job Reference: 473101688-2
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Forward Assist Recruitment
  • Location: Magor, Gwent
  • Salary: £35,000 to £43,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Our Client engineer a digital future by designing, building, and supporting the worlds digital infrastructure, delivering successful outcomes for their customers and great careers for their people.

They are currently recruiting for a Fibre Planner for our expanding team in the UK. The role will ideally be based in either or Magor or Slough office. The candidate will be joining an already very experienced team of talented individuals with expertise across multiple engineering disciplines.

Reporting to

Fibre Planner Team Lead/Project Manager

Role and Responsibilities

The key responsibilities for the successful candidate will include:

Plan optical fibre paths and produce design packs, including Prelim Detailed Design (DD) Pack, DD Pack, SLD, Splice Sheets, BOMs & BOQs and Special Engineering Difficulty Planning
Mentor graduate designers
Provide design package support to other team members
Data modelling, building GIS solutions
Ensure client satisfaction at all stagesExperience and Qualifications

Engineering degree with 3+ years post graduate experience in FTTX
Network Planning experience is essential
Proficient computer literacy skills in Microsoft applications
Experience with network design packages (QGIS, ArcGIS, MapInfo, AutoCAD, etc)
Analytical, detail oriented, high level of flexibility with willingness to learn/develop.
Ability to integrate into existing team
Strong administration/documentation skills
Excellent time management and organisational skills
Ability to multi-task in a structure format
Strong interpersonal skills in both oral and written communicationExcellent written and spoken English required

Forward Assist Recruitment is operating as an employment agency. Forward Assist Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds