Chester, a historic City in the North-West of England

Clerk of Works for FTTC project

Job Title – Clerk of Works
Job Location – Nationwide (Base would be Saltney, Cheshire)
Job Description:

  • Responsible for acting as a clerk of works walking the job and ensuring a high standard of workmanship on upgrading the cabling capacity between street located PCP and DSLAM cabinets.
  • You will be responsible for monitoring field operatives (direct labour and sub contract) to ensure that all works are completed on time, in full compliance with H&S requirements and that contractual processes, procedures and quality standards are met
    • The work being undertaken by the teams involves:
    • Surveying the street cabinets to ensure space is available for additional cable terminations
    • Surveying ducting to ensure it is not blocked
    • Fitting side pods to street cabinets to increase capacity
    • Pulling in, terminating and testing additional cables between cabinets

Experience

  • Previous experience as a Clerk of Works on a similar project
  • Have extensive knowledge of Cabling and Splicing
  • Strong knowledge of Health & Safety procedures & Legislation
  • Must have valid NRSWA certification

Project Manager

Job Title – Project Manager
Job Location – Chester, Cheshire
Job Description:
Responsible for managing the successful delivery of projects and the service level agreement with the client is met to ensure customer satisfaction. To proactively deliver trained, capable and suitably dimensioned engineering resource to meet our customer’s expectations and the service level agreement in line with performance and delivery requirements. Ensure contracted levels of service within the customer contract is maintained whilst reducing cost and maximising engineering efficiency in the field
Responsibilities:

  • To act as the Account Manager / Client point of contact and monitor the delivery/performance against client expectations
  • Attend client review meetings / conference calls and respond to client escalations and feedback into the business.
  • To effectively manage the Profit and Loss (P&L) of the account and ensure internal and external milestones are achieved (AR/VR)
  • Ensure all project financial date is aligned and resolve exceptions across client and internal systems
  • Manage Work in Progress (WIP), investigate and resolve any outstanding issues
  • To manage performance of site delivery against job cost and investigate any issues with delivery performance
  • To implement delivery improvement plans where appropriate and promote/implement best practice
  • Take ownership of project processes, monitor/review/improve:
    • Financial – Bids/Quotes/PO/Contract and Variation
    • Hardware and materials consumables
    • Logistics / Delivery
    • Scheduling – Survey / Build / Internal resource availability
    • Handover
    • Time recording/resource cost recording
  • Responsible for line management of project co-ordinators
  • Matrix management of PMO and Field team resource
  • To support the project co-ordinator as required and ensure effective performance management to include regular review meetings to discuss personal development and/ successful completion of objectives:
    • Planning for right first time quality of deployment & handover documentation
    • Planning for maximum utilization of staff in cooperation with other projects
    • Minimisation of ACR costs maximisation of ACR revenue
    • Minimisation of work without PO cover
    • Identify upsell opportunities
  • Own and manage daily project delivery including:
    • Quality and timeliness of operational and handover documentation.
    • PIV’s, RAMS, access requests, outage requests, C of C’s, HOPs etc.
    • Monthly project reporting vs SLA to customer and internally
  • Deputise for the Project Planning Manager as required

Experience

  • At least 2 years telecoms project management experience.
  • Current knowledge of network technologies across fixed and mobile infrastructure
  • Workforce management systems development
  • Ability to multi-task, meet deadlines and problem solve in stressful situations.
  • Ability to negotiate and resolve conflicts effectively.
  • Takes a logical and orderly approach to analysing problems, organizing work and planning actions.
  • A recognised project management qualification (PMI preferred).
  • Relevant Technical skills and experience

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.

Mitel Telecoms Engineer

Mitel Telecoms Engineer
Chester, UK.

A well established telecommunication service provider are looking for a skilled Mitel Telecoms Engineer to join their growing engineering team.

The Mitel Telecoms Engineer will be working for a business which is increasingly involved in:

  • Voice over IP (VoIP)
  • Hosted PBX
  • Unified Communications (UC) products to build, deploy, and scale enterprise communications systems.
  • Helpdesk Support, so certain days will be office based.

The Mitel Telecoms Engineer should have the following skills experience:

  • Extensive previous experience with Mitel 5000 and or the Mitel 3300
  • Accreditations / Certifications: Mitel MCA OR Mitel MCP , Phone Manager and Understanding Sip Protocol
  • Optional knowledge of MBG or MiCollab an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills

Key: Installation, Maintenance, Diagnostics, Support, Mitel 5000, MIVoice Office, Cat5 and or Cat6 cabling, Avaya, IP, VOIP, Chester, Cheshire, North-Wales, Wrexham, Liverpool, Wirral, Northwich. Deeside, CH4, SIP trunk, Mitel 3300, MiCC, IVR, MiVB, Mitel 250