The Fibre Engineer will report to the Project Manager and is responsible for terminating and testing overhead and underground fibre networks.
The successful candidates will be responsible for building PONs on the Openreach FTTP rollout.
The following reflect the main tasks associated with this position and are not intended to be exclusive or exhaustive:
Prep and splice fibre optic cables as laid out in the splicing matrix
Have experience with various splice closures
Operate an optical power meter & OTDR for Testing/Fault finding
Be able to read and understand test results for troubleshooting
Be willing to work outside normal hours if required
Ensure the highest standard is maintained across the Openreach network
Knowledge; Experience and Skills:
The successful candidate will have:
Knowledge of the following elements, some with advantageous elements:
A good understanding and practical experience in Fibre splicing and network build
Knowledge of telecommunication infrastructure and FTTP PON Build.
Previous Openreach Network Experience would be an advantage.
The ability and desire to work as part of a team but be focused on individual goals
A responsibility to ensure all Health & Safety procedures are adhered to
Excellent communication skills
Good IT skills.
A Full/clean driving licence is essential.
CSCS/CSR qualification would be an advantage but will not exclude the ideal candidate.
The Good Bits:
KN Circet are committed to ensuring that we offer industry leading career opportunities, salary and benefits
packages such as:
• 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays.
• Pension scheme.
• Life Assurance.
• Holiday purchase scheme.
• Excellent career progression opportunities.
About KN Circet
KN Circet are an international group of companies employing over 3,500 employees and has been in operation
since 1975. We are providers in the Telecommunications, Civil Engineering, Rail, Electricity, Energy and Power
Service sectors across Ireland, the UK and Internationally.
Our staff are offered a working environment that encourages their input and has common values and goals. Our
culture is characterised by transparency, inclusiveness and trust.
KN Circet values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community – We are committed to equal opportunities.