Fibre Splicer

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Fibre Splicer

  • Location

    Colchester, Essex

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  • Salary:

    £33000 - £35000 per annum + additional benefits

  • Contact:

    Rachel Powell

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Fibre Splicer to join a rapidly growing telecoms business that role out fibre across rural communities.


  • Complete Fibre installation to the required company standard, including signal testing and installation of external and internal equipment. To include splicing and pre terminated connections for both, Underground and Overhead FATs
  • Competent at splicing fibre within agreed tolerance levels.
  • Provide a first-class customer experience
  • Install and terminate fibre cables to the company standard
  • Operate vehicle and static mounted MEWPS
  • Complete online documentation to accurately record all work completed
  • Work with Customer Support, Technical Support and Network Operations to diagnose and resolve issues
  • Carry out onsite surveys for new locations and prepare a survey report
  • Agree installation criteria with customer prior to commencement of work
  • Record all information accurately, including photographs, against the job record and paperwork

Essential Experience

  • Experience of working on overhead and / or underground fibre network installations
  • Fibre Splicing
  • Fault finding & Rectification
  • OTDR Testing
  • Telecommunication installations
  • Experience of working on fibre networks
  • Pole climbing
  • Cabling and cleating
  • Working at height including ladder and tower climbing
  • Full, clean EU driving licence
  • NWRSA - signage lighting and guarding
  • IPAF 1b - MEWP

Desirable Experience

  • SA001 - overhead safety
  • SA002 - underground safety
  • S8 - PIA Overhead Cable Installation
  • S7 - PIA subducting installation
  • S9 - Pole Stepping


  • Up to £35,000 DOE
  • Additional benefits

To be considered for this fantastic opportunity please submit your CV, if you don't receive a response within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

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