Telecoms Engineer

Telecoms Engineer

Location: South East of England (covering areas such as; Cambridge, Norwich, Ipswich, Kent, Brighton, Southampton, London, Reading)

Comvergent are seeking Telecommunication Engineers for a large scale Telecommunications FTTC project in the UK (Copper side).

Working in 2 man teams the Telecoms Engineer will be responsible for:

  • A55 Surveying of existing BT PCP / DSLAM ducting and cabinets in readiness for PCP upgrade requirements, and completing required documentation.
  • Cable pulling between PCP cabinets and DSLAM access points.
  • Terminating pairs of cables within the DSLAM and PCP cabinets.
  • Side pod install
  • DSLAM card installation and SWAP upgrade activities.

Background requirements:

  • Ideally BT accredited / safety craft module certified; A9, A15, N3, F5
  • Previous experience working on PCP / DSLAM roadside cabinets (e-side, d-side)
  • Understands how to use a Kroning tool within the DSLAM and PCP cabinets
  • NRSWA certified

We can offer:

  • Van
  • Fuel Card
  • Accommodation
  • Tools

Meaning what you earn per job is what you take home!

For more information please apply.

Key: Telecoms Engineer, Telecommunication Engineer, Fibre, Fiber, FTTC Engineer, BT, accreditation, cabinet, FTTP, Huawei, Openreach, PCP, DSLAM, optical fiber, jointing, upgrades, e-side, d-side, A9, A15, N3, F5, Copper tie cable

PCN Rigging Field Engineer

Rigging Engineer – PCN
Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Rigging Engineer – PCN would be responsible for leading a team installing and maintaining aerial equipment and associated equipment. Including building of radio towers, installation of rooftop steel works and work inside buildings.
The Rigging Engineer will be at Supervisor level and will be responsible for survey and audit requirements against all PCN activities.

Rigging Engineer – PCN responsibilities;

  • Supervising daily weekly workload
  • Supervise internal and external staff and contractors
  • Supervising operatives
  • Installation of roof top steel works
  • Building radio towers
  • Works inside buildings.
  • Adhere to site file information, risk assessment, method statements and all relevant CDM documentation.
  • To co-operate on all environment, Health and Safety issues

Knowledge and skills from Rigging Engineer – PCN;

  • Able to read and understand Detailed Design drawings
  • Experience of completing Surveys across multiple operators designs
  • Demonstrate understanding of multiple operators site build requirements, particular recent experience of EE/VF/Huawei site installations.
  • Strong background in complex steelworks and lifting techniques
  • Demonstrate understanding of multiple operators testing requirements and test equipment use
  • Demonstrate an understanding of HOP requirements.
  • Quality focussed, finding ways to enhance standards
  • Strong communicator, being able to explain wider implications of decisions

Qualifications and Experience of Rigging Engineer – PCN

  • 10+ years experience in PCN rigging
  • Tower Climbing & Advanced Climbing certificate
  • Tower Rescue certificatied
  • Rooftop Access (Arqiva accredited)
  • First aid at Heights certified
  • Basic electrical knowledge
  • Driving license
  • Medical deemed fit to climb

Survey Engineer

Survey Engineer – Radio (DAB, FM)
Location: Nationwide / Winchester (2/3 days split)

Comvergent are seeking an experienced Survey Engineer for a large network transformation project with a goal of refreshing transmitter sites.
Responsibilities of Survey Engineer – Radio (DAB, FM);

  • Visit and survey transmitter sites to identify the of DAB and FM Radio Services.
  • Identify connectivity options;
    • Rack locations for network switch and routers
    • Cable routes between network equipment and service equipment
    • Define power requirements
  • Deliver updated CAD drawings to reflect the above
  • Provide technical knowledge to deployment teams

Essential skills & requirements;

  • Experience of performing site surveys or installations in previous roles
  • Strong Cisco router and switch products and producing high level design documents.
  • Experience of power, network equipment and site installations would be desirable
  • Able to travel 2-3 days a week (nationwide, in clusters), then work ideally from the office in Winchester (remote work possible down the line).
  • RF Awareness, Rooftop Access Manual Handling certs would be beneficial

Key: Transmitter, Radio, FM, DAB, DTV, installation, maintenance, survey, drawings

Project Administrator

Project Administrator

Chester, Saltney

Comvergent have a fantastic opportunity for a Project Administrator to join an existing team on a thriving telecommunications rollout project.

The Project Administrator will be responsible for;

  • Data Entry into project tracker
  • Updating client database
  • Ensure PO creation is accurate
  • Book site access for Engineers
  • Order materials for works on site

Skills and Background required;

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in Project Administration
  • Experience in telecoms or scheduling Engineers workloads in other industries would be advantageous
  • Flexible in approach to work
  • Well organized and good time management
  • 5 GCSEs A-C required including (Maths and English)

In return, you’ll work for a close-knit, innovative company that is invested in your wellbeing and personal development. Committed to employee engagement, Comvergent empowers each staff member to achieve their goals.

In a happy and healthy office, you’ll work with a team of colleagues who take pride in their role and believe in cooperation and openness with each other.

Comvergent promote other benefits such as; breakfast mornings, employee fun days, weekly fresh fruit baskets, staff events and other innovative ideas brought forward by the Comvergent Committee.

We are also proud to support both national and local charities through a range of fundraising activities that we encourage staff get involved in.

Feel free to contact us for more information.