Fibre Splicer

Job Summary:


As a Fibre optic Engineer you will splice and test on existing and new build networks to the customer specifications. This will include external and internal works.  


Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Install, terminate and test all types of fibre optic cables – MM and SM.

  • Fibre Optic Fusion Splicing - 8 core up to 432 core fibre.

  • Fibre optic testing - OTDR/ILM/CD/PMD.

  • Fibre Optics Cable installation.

  • Installation of closures, couplers, ODf’s and cabinets.

  • Execution and Maintenance/fault finding in a fibre optic infrastructure.

  • Understanding of complex designs and drawings to identify potential problems.

  • Outside works in manholes – Confined spaces.

  • Inside building works.

  • Adherence to all Health and safety practises - non-negotiable.

  • Constant communication with Project Manager to assist with completion of fibre works.

  • The usage of plant, materials, care of tools and equipment in a way to minimize unnecessary waste and damage.

  • Ensure to bring sufficient hardware & tools out to site each day, (this may require you to start and finish at the yard each day).

  • Ensure all daily reporting, fibre characterization and test results are mailed to the Project Manager.

  • Identify quality problems and recommend solutions. Report back to Project Manager with respect to compliance issues.

  • Understand the Safety & Environmental Policies ensure all activities carried out comply with the risk assessment and method statements.

  • Ensure adherence to safe working practices at all times.

    Skills & Qualifications required:

  • 5 year working experience in Fibre optics.

  • Otdr Experience - EXFO, CMA NETTEST, ANRITSU, NOYES or similar.

  • Fusion splicing - Fujikura 60s, 70s or similar.

  • Worked on a live network for 3 years or more.

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