Fibre Technician

Ref: ZR_6965_JOB  ·  Posted on 09 May 2022


From supporting national defence to saving lives and protecting communities, our client provides critical, complex engineering services in the UK and internationally. Our client is a core contractor supporting Government and Defence sites within Gloucestershire.

Our client installs and maintains secure data cabling, Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6A, Cat7, multimode OM3, OM4 and single mode OS2 fibre systems on secure sites.

They are looking for someone to join to work primarily on sites in Gloucestershire, although there may be opportunities for Nation-wide and Global travel.

Key responsibilities
  • Install and maintain data and fibre optic cables
  • Ensure all installations and documentation conforms to JSP 604 standards.
  • Designing, testing and setting up cabling
  • Installation trouble shooting
  • Examine and repair fibre optic cables
  • Work in multi-disciplinary teams and with other engineers to ensure that cables are laid safely
Skills & experience
  • A hands-on role as a fibre technician, ideally within a Defence/Military environment.
  • A proper understanding of cabling various electronic components.
  • Basic knowledge of the operation and application of electrical components and common measurement instruments.

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

Additional benefits
  • Our clients are committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment.
  • Holiday entitlement: 25 days, plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme with employee pension contributions matched up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
  • The option of other flexible benefits: critical illness insurance, travel insurance, healthcare cash plan, dental insurance, childcare vouchers, bike scheme, shopping offers and discounts
  • Employee Share Scheme
  • Free, independent employee assistance programme, offering confidential information, support and counselling, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
  • Professional memberships, personal development training and opportunities
  • If you are a reservist in the armed forces, our client provide up to ten days special paid leave in support of your training commitments

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