Current Vacancies

Engineer - Telephony Obsolescence - Ref. 780

Date Posted:
10 Jun 2019
Contract Type:
Both Contract or Permanent
Contract Duration:
6 Months
Job Description
Flomatik is actively seeking an experienced telco biased engineer to join its busy team working on an ongoing, national obsolescence programme of works for its client.  Flomatik provide a dedicated project engineering team consisting of: 5 engineers, 1 network designer and 1 SME/PM.  This position is to be part of the engineering team, who's responsibility is to install, commission new Keymile MSAN and ECI Broadgate equipment, and in the process recover, screen, clean and test obsolete, legacy telco transmission equipment from our customer's access network and headends ready for use as spares.
Candidates must be in a position to be flexible on the travel and locations - work is national in the UK.
The right candidate will display the following key attributes: 
  • Must have good experience and understanding of installing/commissioning telecoms networks.
  • Good understanding of Optical, SDH, CDWM, PDH and Primary multiplexer configuration, installation and testing – preferably Keymile, ECI, Nortel, Tellabs, Marconi, Nokia, etc.
  • Familiar with ODF layout, good fibre patchcord installation practice and fiber connector cleaning skills.
  • Familiar with DDF layout, good cable installation practice and coaxial connector termination skills
  • Familiar with MDF layout, good telephony cable installation practice and testing.
  • Understand and able to confidently terminate DC power cables from rack top distribution.
  • Able to install equipment rack when required and with appropriate use of power tools.
  • Able to conduct detailed network and equipment survey, record and report findings for inclusion in the Design Pack.
  • Confident working in client manned and unmanned premises, street-side cabinets (NRSWA trained), 3rd party sites and abide by all site and HSE regulations.
  • Able to read and understand a detailed design pack.
  • Be prepared to travel to client sites throughout UK and staying overnight(s).
  • Must have full driving license.
  • Be diligent, pro-active, eye for detail, committed team player.
  • Good communication skills, PC literate and familiar with MS Office tools.

Flomatik is the Professional Services and Engineering subsidiaries of Teleste, who are an international technology company that develops and offers video and broadband technologies and related services.

The company provides bespoke, insightful and innovative Service solutions using a collaborative approach to forge strong partnerships, providing Consulting, Resources, Project Management and Managed Services.

Flomatik’s clients include UK operators, their prime Technology Vendors and the largest Super-contractor companies, who are under pressure to deliver extraordinary technological and operational change, and want a company that can respond quickly and achieve optimal results.

Investment in new staff is a major part of our strategy for growth, and we are seeking candidates with the desire and determination to be part of our future success.

Full information on Flomatik Network Services, this position and full contact information please refer to our website: