Cable / Test Rod & Rope Engineer

Designing and Building the Swish Network is the next main focus of the business as we aim to meet our ambitious role out plan, and it is time to recruit a Cabling/Test Rod & Rope engineer  to support the next stage of our growth. The Cabling/Test Rod & Rope engineers main responsibility will be to test rod and rope, installation of cables, sub duct both underground and overhead.

Core skills required:

  • Experience of Test Rod & Roping / cabling the Openreach network

  • PIA network experience

  • Installation of cables, sub duct UG & OH

  • Installation of fibre nodes UG & OH

  • Locate blockages and establish clear routes

  • Produce A55’s in consultation with the main Surveyor

  • Completion and submission of all necessary documentation

  • Compliance with all Health, Safety, Quality Control & Environmental policies

  • Civils avoidance experience

  • PIA accreditation desirable although upskilling will be provided for suitable candidates

  • MEWP licence would be desirable

  • Full Driving License that permits you to drive a vehicle in the UK

  • Hold a valid NRSWA street works operative unit 2 card

  • Confident at working at heights and underground network.

Our strategic goals:

  • To be recognised as the leading local provider of broadband services in terms of quality and value to our customers in the areas we operate.

  • To have a reputation for building cost efficient reliable and secure networks for our customers (HSE, Quality, Data protection).

  • To be responsive to changes in the market, technology and customer needs (agile, proactive, flexible).

  • To meet our long-term strategic plan by being focus on our KPI. 

  • To be a company where people want to come and work and grow ( team before individual empowerment, diversity, passion, ethics and recognition rich-culture.


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Cable / Test Rod & Rope Engineer role.

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