Field Engineer – Advanced Climber

Job Title – Field Engineer

Job Locations – Derby/Leicester/Nottingham/Inverness/Mid-South Wales/London/Durham/Rugby

Job Description:

  • Carryout reactive and proactive maintenance on multi-customer, multi technology networks, achieving agreed performance targets
  • Carryout project based on site installation, commissioning and integration activities across multi-customer, multi technology networks achieving agreed performance targets.
  • Work individually, as part of the FSO and wider teams to achieve right first time resolution of work within customer SLA’s without compromising safe working practices
  • Carry out the field related installation, commissioning and integration activities associated with agreed FSO project work
  • Assist in the development and review of FSO processes and procedures with a view to maximise efficiency
  • Keep diligent records and accurately update both internal FSO and Customer systems where necessary.


  • Must have experience with BTS/Nokia Flexi
  • Must be located in the appropriate areas/Willing to relocate
  • Must have all certs in date – Including Tower Rescue/Advance Climber (Or willing to complete prior to contract start)
  • Provide own Vehicle

Civils Supervisor

Job Title – Civils Supervisor

Job Location – Chichester, West Sussex

Job Role:

  • To supervise and line manage the civils/cabling/splicing gangs to ensure control and management of the 3rd party civils/cabling sub-contractors, on-site;
  • To meet OHS, construction, build quality, productivity and efficiency targets;
  • To manage any welfare requirements of the civils/cabling/splicing gangs;
  • To liaise with local authorities and residents as appropriate to ensure compliance with local requirements prior to and during any construction;
  • To ensure that the correct liaison with local authorities and residents has taken place and any local requirements are adhered to.
  • To attend any meetings as required, on-site or at the local authorities’ premises;
  • To provide technical expertise and be the single point of contact/escalation on all aspects of fibre build and construction; this includes all civils (including re-in statement), cabling and splicing/testing activities, plus production/completion of associated (as-built) documentation within agreed timescales;
  • To manage and track the build/construction team deliverables, ensuring compliance with OHS, contract obligations, and achievement of SLAs and KPIs;
  • To deliver the agreed monthly site audit documentation and implement any corrective action/continuous improvement plans;
  • To provide regular progress updates of individual jobs to the fibre services teams as required;
  • To be an on-call supervisor (scheduled as part of the agreed rota) to manage any fibre network maintenance call outs to satisfactory resolution. This includes providing regular reports and customer updates.
  • To Liaise with the ASP and agree a programme of work to meet customer deadlines


  • Detailed experience of UK fixed and cable operator network build guidelines and ways of working, including GPON, FTTX and HFC networks;
  • An in-depth knowledge of The New Roads and Street Works Act, 1991 (NRSWA), and its ancillary legislation and the various Codes of Practice;
  • Accreditation to NRWSA Supervisor level; Have a first aid qualification and ideally trained to Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) level;
  • An in-depth knowledge of HSG47 “Avoiding danger from underground services”, together with all OHS requirements and applicable laws;
  • Good network within the UK fibre services industry – both suppliers and customers;
  • Excellent understanding of fibre network architectures and network topologies;
  • 5+ years of network build experience in the UK fibre services industry or civils industry;
  • Strong knowledge of available passive components applicable to FTTx networks and FTTx deployment technologies;
  • Extensive experience with civil engineering and telecoms deployment, including Detailed Design and As-Built Engineering;
  • Extensive experience conducting quality control of fibre engineering build/construction;
  • Experience of managing OSP civils operatives and cabling/splicing engineers;
  • Solid understanding of OSP network build key drivers affecting cost in OSP network roll outs;
  • Analytical and demonstrates ability to solve build/construction and/or operations related problems;
  • Profound understanding of customer challenges within fibre network domain;
  • Ability to work as part of an on-call rota, including night work as part of a 24×7 SLA;
  • Ability to gain confidence with the customer;
  • Demonstrates active listening skills with customers and internal teams;
  • Actively builds and maintains a wide contact network with customers, suppliers, Local Authorities/Councils, competitors and Ericsson colleagues;
  • Good knowledge of network build from exchange/head end to customer premises;
  • Good knowledge of CDM Regulations and up-to-date working knowledge of related legislation;
  • Good knowledge of private wayleave and customer consents;
  • Knowledge of the catalogue of HAUC & NJUG published advice notes;
  • Knowledge of the various trench excavation methods, including but not limited to: manual digging, top-cutting, mechanical trenching, narrow trenching, mole-ploughing, directional-drilling;
  • Good knowledge of backfill & reinstatement materials & their associated HAUC approval status.
  • Good knowledge of the traffic management Code Of Practice
  • Good knowledge of TMA and permitting/noticing legislations

HR Generalist

Job Title – HR Generalist
Job Location – Guildford, Surrey
Job Description:

  • HR Generalist to implement a broad range of HR activities & processes, using the clients HR tools and solutions and deliver HR programs and practices within a business unit based on local business needs.
  • Work in close cooperation with line management, HR Business Partner and in partnership with the HR Shared Service Centre and/or HR Subject Matter Expert and the HR Generalist team
  • Execute HR programs and practices
  • Provide HR advice to employees and line managers – including case mgt activities, sickness, discipline, grievance & performance
  • Ensure compliance with local labour laws and global directives whilst providing support line managers
  • Facilitate and contribute to local execution of business change initiatives and programmes to including potential restructuring, organisational change and TUPEs


  • Demonstrable experience delivering TUPE transfers
  • Demonstrable experience in delivering business transformation programmes – including redundancy and reorganisations
  • Strong project management skills
  • Breadth of HR generalist experience – including strong case management
  • Experience of working in a complex HR delivery matrix
  • Strong IT skills including experience of HR systems
  • A Bachelor degree in Human Resources or related fields + CIPD

Databuild Engineer

RAN Databuild Engineer
Reading, Berkshire

  • RAN Databuild for LTE/3G/2G Networks for major networks
  • Acceptance of the new sites
  • Completing databuilds so integration to network can move forward


  • Data build management using tools like IPD, Cramer, Netact and Amdocs
  • Huawei BTS and OSS products knowledge
  • 2G, 3G, LTE knowledge on Huawei products
  • Scripting skills

Telecommunication Engineer

Telecommunications Engineer

Location: East of England

Comvergent are seeking a BT accredited Telecommunication Engineers for a large scale Telecommunications FTTC project in the UK. If no BT certificates are present, Comvergent can supply this through training, but experience pulling cable, terminating into PCP or DSLAM is essential

Working in 2 man teams the Telecommunication 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.
  • Kroning down of 100 pair cables within the DSLAM and PCP cabinets.
  • Side pod install
  • DSLAM card installation and SWAP upgrade activities.

Background requirements:

  • Ideally BT accredited / certified
  • 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
  • Safety and Craft modules; Underground, Location of U/G Services, Tie Cable installation and termination.
  • FTTC RDSLAM Copper

We can offer:

  • Van
  • Fuel Card
  • Accommodation
  • Tools

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

Key: Telecommunication Engineer, Fibre, Fiber, FTTC Engineer, BT, accreditation, cabinet, FTTP, Huawei, Openreach, PCP, DSLAM, optical fiber, jointing, upgrades, e-side, d-side

Field Engineer (Huawei BTS)

Field Engineer (Huawei BTS)
Location: Nationwide (West UK)

Comvergent are looking for a Field Engineer who has previous installation and commissioning experience on Huawei kit, ideally on the Vodafone Beacon VF/O2 project.

Responsibilities of Field Engineer (Huawei BTS);

  • Card Swaps
  • I&C Huawei BTS via wdt commissioning
  • Swap out Huawei BBU / RFU
  • Uploading new software to BBU
  • Call test
  • HOP completion

Background and requirements from Field Engineer (Huawei BTS);

  • Previous Huawei BTS full reconfiguration on site experience
  • Familiar with wdt commissioning
  • Huawei QPL would be beneficial
  • Able to work on Huawei footprint (West UK)
  • Certified to work in the field
    • RF Awareness
    • First Aid at Heights
    • Rooftop Safety & Access (Arqiva recognised)
    • Valid Medical
    • NRSWA
    • Manual Handling
    • Electrical Awareness
    • Asbestos Awarenes

Key: Field Engineer (Huawei BTS), BBU, RFU, Beacon, Vodafone, Tef, VF, Telefonica, BBU3806, BBU3900, L21, L2100, L18, L1800, L26, L2600, Climber, Climbing, RF awareness, First Aid, configuration, commission, install, I&C

MBNL Skilled Field Enigneer

ob Title – BTS Field Engineer

Job Location – Various locations throughout the UK

Job Description:

  • Responsibility for the reactive and proactive maintenance of Multi-Customer, Multi Technology Managed Service Contracts within agreed SLA’s.
  • To grow and enhance Multi-Customer, Multi Technology Networks
  • Awareness of contractual SLA requirements on a customer by customer basis; Achieve right first time resolution of work within contract SLA
  • Responsible for the Field implementation of specific technical projects as requested by managed operations and in conjuction with Line Management
  • Take an active part in the development/review and implementation of technical procedures within Managed Operations
  • Proactive self-development in order to ensure ability to work across multiple customer networks and equipment
  • A commitment to strive and complete all work assigned within SLA timescales and to adhere to established procedures and quality standards
  • To optimise and expand the Multi -Customer Network’s with the addition of new circuits and equipment within the SLA timescales


  • MBNL Project experience preferred.
  • Demonstrable experience within the field operations environment of a mobile telecommunications network provider, GSM & UMTS.
  • Demonstrable, understanding of RF theory and practice, data communications and networking.
  • Demonstrable understanding of fixed and mobile technology and linking architecture to the core networks, E1, STM, ATM, Ethernet etc
  • Demonstrable understanding of access transmission (SDH/PDH) microwave, associated digital cross connects, multiplexes etc
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the Ericsson and NSN RAN hardware for BTS and RNC families deployed in Vodafone network
  • Demonstrate an understanding of WFM work handling package deployed for use in the Vodafone contract

Digital Engagement Lead

Job Title – Digital Engagement Lead
Job Location – Guildford, Surrey
Job Role:

Job Description

As a Digital Engagement Lead, you’ll be responsible for leading a functional digital communications team across Europe and Latin America. You will be responsible for driving customer engagements and brand positioning activities on all our digital channels. Through strategic thinking, strong data driven customer insight, and operational excellence, you’ll maximise scale and efficiency of our customer engagement and brand awareness in the digital space. You’ll work closely with customer marketing, strategic marketing and external communications teams to enhance our interaction with customers and our target audiences.

  • Owning and leading all digital channels strategies and execution in the market area
  • Defining our channel, audience and content strategies and manage a continuous, meticulously planned and documented execution plan
  • Writing up proposals, testing roadmaps and campaign reviews
  • Special focus on targeting customers in the digital channels, segmentation and targeting and evaluation
  • Delivering consistent engagement growth and digital activation performance improvements
  • Forecasting and analysing channel performance and opportunities
  • Working closely with other marketing and communication teams within the market area, especially customer marketing, strategic marketing and external communications teams, to ensure key launches and programs are supported.
  • Bring offline customer engagement to online and broaden our activities towards our customers in digital channels
  • Functionally leading digital communications teams in the market area


  • Extensive experience working with the tools and techniques of digital communications
  • Ability to think strategically and operationally, delivering the day to day engagement while defining and leading the future direction
  • Highly analytic and passionate about data and able to find insight in it
  • A strong collaborator able to influence stakeholders at all levels
  • Experienced in multi-territory digital campaign management
  • High effective communicator able to present complex and data rich proposals simply, both in written and verbal form.

Site Design Engineer

Job Title – Site Design Engineer (RBS Antenna Line)

Job Location – Newbury, Berkshire

Job Description

  • To act as Site Engineering Lead with responsibility for Site Design ways of working, Product types, Installation ways of working for product areas: Radio, Antenna Line, Enclosures, Infrastructure & power, with close interaction with Customer and Ericsson Solution Lead
  • Implement local delivery process – Create local Engineering process adapted from global process, agree with customer on ways of working, and handover into roll out organisation (eg. configuration, build, integration)
  • When required (e.g. at project start up & peak periods) take a leading role with the Site Engineering activities i.e. Site Survey & Detailed Design and perform these activities
  • Antenna Line (Prime responsibility):- Act as Antenna Line SME to support customer Antenna System designs & implementation (Products include Massive-MIMO, Antennas, Feeder Systems, BiasTs, RF jumpers, TMAs, diplexers, splitters / combiners, RET, Towers & Shared Operator Antenna Systems)
  • Radio System (Secondary responsibility) :- Translate high level solution designs into Low Level Design documentation suitable for use by implementation teams
  • Radio Infrastructure (Secondary responsibility):- Design of Ericsson Radio Solution for implementation into customer’s cabinets and site solutions
  • Ensure compliance (including Third Party Contractor compliance) with all Health & Safety, CDM, ICNIRP and any other legislative requirements applicable to on site work (and any changes to these requirements)
  • Adapt Ericsson global methods and tools – Create material reference list – “Customer Required products” and “Site & Installation material” documents. Create Site Type requirements specification. Adapt Global templates to local way of working. Secure availability and access to engineering support tools. Manage documentation in structured manner. Liaise with Customer on design rules in line with local industry standards, laws and regulations
  • Act as SME into sourcing – Activities include Creating Scope of Work documents, Assist Sourcing with on site assessment of Subcontractor candidates. Technical evaluation of subcontractor candidates
  • Check quality on delivery – Quality check on an % of all delivered Engineering documentation. Perform random inspection on service delivery
  • Act on quality issues – Investigate and implement rectification actions on issues in service delivery. Communicate and implement findings from the service delivery.

Experience Required:

  • Site Engineering experience including Site Survey, material specification & Site documentation production for one or more of the following areas:- RBS, Antenna Line, Civil & Power equipment.
  • Rigging; Antenna Line Systems (from BTS to antenna) including testing; Antennas; Feeder Systems; RET control
  • Climbing or Working at Height (Rooftop) Trained and Certified (including Medical Clearance, RF Awareness Trained, First Aid Trained)
  • Prepared to travel throughout the UK (eg. Newbury, London, Guildford, occasional travel to sites in South of England)
  • Structural: -Civils; Towers, Environmental design, Enclosure Design, Enclosure installation; environmental alarms; site civils; AC/DC Power M&E works to support RBS installations

Site Design Lead

Site Design Lead
Guildford, Surrey

Our client, a leading telecommunications managed service is seeking an experienced Site Design Lead to join on a long-term contract basis in their Guildford office. The Site Design Lead will be responsible for mobile network site review, site solution design & gating.
Site Design Lead responsibilities include;

  • Overall management of the creation and verification of Design Proposals for mobile network sites based on customer requirements across Passive/ Civil and Active elements.
  • Review of plans, design drawings and other relevant documents for accuracy and adherence to build requirements to include review of Site Survey / PIV documentation.
  • Responsible for adherence to customer and CTIL design guidelines.
  • Managing the overall progress and output quality of 3rd party / preferred supplier designers whilst working to a continual improvement methodology.
  • Ensure that 3rd parties are compliant with local Health and Safety requirements and any other related statutory guidelines required to facilitate a workable design solution..
  • Act as a Site Design subject matter expert (SME) in the provision of technical support towards site queries.
  • Interface with the different project work streams to ensure efficient handover between milestones
  • Production of technical reporting to support continual improvement.
  • Deliver results and achieve SLA/KPI performance by focusing on effective and efficient execution of Site Design services.

Skills required from Site Design Lead;

  • Experience working in Engineering teams on Turn Key RAN rollouts covering the Work Areas of Site Acquisition, Civil / Passive Design & Construction and Site Engineering to support Equipment Installation.
  • AutoCAD experience
  • Site Engineering experience including Site Survey, material specification & Site documentation production
  • Familiar with telco projects with any of the following; Beacon (Vodafone), TEF (Telefonica), MBNL, 3UK, Arqiva, Huawei, Ericsson, Nokia, Darwin, CTIL