Current Vacancies

FTTP Network Planner - Ref. 919

Location:
Midlands - West
26 Jun 2020
Contract Type:
Permanent
Job Description

A new permanent position, based in our Fort Dunlop planning office (Birmingham), the FTTP Network Planner is an integral part of the Planning Team within the Managed Services Business Unit. This role involves capturing the customer and network requirements within a specific geographic region to produce plans and supporting technical documents in line with agreed project deliverables, ensuring the accurate completion of all submissions in accordance with exact customer requirements.  The role holder will work closely with the GIS team, local authority agents and other third parties.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Scheduling and prioritisation of FTTP planning work activities
  • Progress reporting on planning work activities
  • Owning, executing, and delivering planning requirements within a geographic region
  • Owning, executing, and delivering planning and design requirements for key customer projects supporting new development opportunities
  • Creation of detailed job pack for build - including detailed design, cabinet siting and understanding of cost savings against physical specifications.
  • Good understanding of requirements for creation of build job packs - including all accompanying documentation for utility stats, street gazetteer, detailed network plans with work point instructions, CDM, Bills of Material etc
  • Augmenting existing plans with legacy equipment, to include/feed new network extensions utilising the latest equipment and using the latest design specifications.
  • Liaison with any local authority agents and any other third parties as part of overall planning role

Expected knowledge might include:

  • A background in telecoms coupled with an awareness of planning.
  • Civils and Cable Planning Knowledge including NRSWA and Street works practices 
  • Ability to draw together different technical disciplines
  • Previous use, or an awareness of CAD and GIS systems
  • External and internal planning experience and current knowledge of associated passive network elements and optical budget limitations
  • External site survey experience
  • Fibre to the Premise (FttP) planning knowledge
  • Experience of PIA projects
  • Planning knowledge to 3rd Party sites
  • Proven track record of planning successful projects

What we’ll offer:

  • A competitive permanent salary banding depending on experience
  • A full induction, regular reviews and 1:1s
  • 25 days holiday in addition to bank holidays
  • A Pension with 5% Employer contribution after 3 months service
  • A comprehensive employee benefits package provided through a third-party provider
  • 8.30 – 5.30 hours (Monday – Friday with an hour for lunch)
  • Free parking (at either site - see below)

The Process:

This is a one stage interview process. A face to face / MS Teams or Skype interview will be required in our Fort Dunlop office in Birmingham.

If you feel that you have the right knowledge and experience, please go to our careers site and apply online (or apply via this advert if appropriate)

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:www.flomatik.co.uk

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