Fibre Design & Planning Engineer

Posted 20 February 2023
Salary £70k - 74k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Utilities, Power & Telecoms
Contact NameJack James

Job description

Fibre Design & Planning Engineer
Are you an expert within FTTP and looking for your next permanent move?
My client are a Fibre supplier with their own Network. They are looking to increase their workforce and expand the service they can offer.
This role is key within the Delivery team supporting the business, having direct accountability for the technology, material and working standards across the build function. You will be instrumental in the future success and performance of the business and its suppliers.
In this role, you will:
·Introduce best industry technologies, equipment, materials, and ways of working into the business to drive more efficient and effective, solutions
·Set the standards and requirements on how to build the network including underground and overhead infrastructure
·Work with suppliers of materials and electronics to gain the best network design ensuring best cost model whilst maintaining a robust easy to deliver network
·Work with the QHSE and Build Manager to set quality standards for build partners
·Work with the Design Manager to ensure the design is cost optimised and allows for best deployment practice to be used
·Ensures that the business and design/build partners adhere the requirements, and changes, for working with Openreach PIA and UK Power Networks infrastructure
·Accountable for the effective influencing of the stakeholders ensuring a stakeholder management plan is in place and delivered, with appropriate governance consultation and prioritisation
The following skills/experience are essential:
·Have direct experience in a similar role
·Creating working standards and strategic direction for network build
·Experience of planning networks using multiple solutions i.e. overhead, underground & PIA
·Knowledge of the passive and active equipment used in delivering fibre networks
·Knowledge of Construction Design and Management (CDM) regulations
·Openreach PIA experience
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Please call Jack on 02393 876036 to discuss further.