Trainee Poling operative

Posted 04 November 2022
Salary £26k - 60k per year
Job type Contract - Full Time
DisciplineUtilities, Power & Telecoms
Contact NameJoe Ulysses

Job description

Thinking of making your first step into the engineer world?
Salary: £26,000 + Synthetics, + bonus OTE £40-£60K
Location: Devon
Job type: Permanent, full-time
our client focus on the design, build and maintenance of telecom poles for key clients in the fixed telecom market. Working collaboratively with clients, they bring commitment, innovation, teamwork, and accountability to deliver long-term partnerships. We are currently looking for Trainee / experienced engineers to join our team in Devon.
As a trainee you will be completing a 1-month awareness field-based taster programme. On successful completion of the taster programme full training will be delivered at our national training centre DTN academy.
Responsibilities once trained:
·Installation and removal of poles, including the dressing of new poles
·Safe excavation works use of CAT and Genny
·Replacing/renewing existing drop-wires
·Operate MEWP and work at heights on telegraph poles (recognised qualification)
·Replacing/renewing block and tails
·Undertaking works in accordance with Health and Safety legislation, company and client Health and Safety standards
·Full Cat C driving licence max 6 points (Desirable)
·Experience in manual work (construction, warehouse / factory etc) (Desirable)
·Flexible and have the availability to work away from home if required
·Good communication skills, with internal and external clients and representatives
·Physically fit
·Strong work ethic
This is a physically demanding role and will involve working at heights in all weather conditions, please be aware of this before applying.
If you are interested in this position, apply ASAP! Or call Joe on 02393 876077 for more information.