Junior Fibre Planner

Job details
Posting date: 09 April 2021
Salary: £35,000.00 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 09 May 2021
Location: Hampshire, po11de
Company: Hays Specialist Recruitment
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3917205_1617986726

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Junior Fibre Planner - Hampshire - £35,000

Your new company
This is an exciting op[opportunity to join a tech-first ISP with ambitious plans for 2021.

Your new role

Ideal for someone looking to become a Fibre Planner!

  • Oversee the production of detailed low-level designs by the design partner for new build FTTP network.
  • Lead joint walk out surveys in the field with representatives from design partner, build partner and build manager. Capture all feedback and changes agreed in the field.
  • Document agreed changes on a marked up design and communicate with the design partner in order to produce a final ready for construction detailed design.
  • Manage and implement incoming in life design change requests from the build managers and build partner.
  • Assist in undertaking audits for completed network builds to enable the production of as-builts and Openreach PIA build complete documentation.
  • To review implemented designs and re-iterate the planning guidelines to improve the overall quality and cost effectiveness of the network design.
  • Flexibility to work across multiple aspects of the E2E planning process
  • To look for ways to utilise as much existing infrastructure in the design as is possible and practical, particularly Openreach PIA ducts and poles.
  • Maintain and update Detailed Network Design Guidelines for the FTTP access network

What you'll need to succeed

  • At least five years as a Network Planner/Designer on fibre access networks. FTTP networks would be preferable, but not essential.
  • Experience of designing using Openreach PIA 'Ducts and Poles Access' preferable, but not essential.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Eye for detail, and a determination to maintain accurate network records.
  • Current, and proficient user of GIS systems. Experience in using GE Smallworld preferable, but not essential.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a fantastic benefits package which includes a 5% bonus each year.

What you need to do now
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