Telecoms Engineer

Salary: £350.00 per day

Industry: Rail

Job Type: Contract

Location: Scotland

Reference: 27763-nf

Expiration date: 24 October 2017


Undertaking the delivery of the engineering aspects of Fixed Telecoms tenders and projects within agreed timescales and budgeted costs, and is responsible for its contribution to overall business performance. Lead Fixed Telecoms engineering tasks to deliver system development and implementation, including sub-contractors where applicable.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Job Description:

  • Lead Fixed Telecoms engineering tasks to deliver system development and implementation, including sub-contractors where applicable.
  • Produce Fixed Telecoms engineering technical and Health and Safety documentation
  • deliverables to meet project requirements. Undertake the role of Tester In Charge (TIC) or Test Assistant on Fixed Telecoms Projects
  • supporting the nominated Person In Charge OF Testing (PICOT). Produce Fixed Telecoms engineering technical and Health and Safety documentation deliverables to meet project requirements. Undertake the role of Tester In Charge (TIC) or Test Assistant on Fixed Telecoms Projects supporting the nominated Person In Charge OF Testing (PICOT).
  • Plan, co-ordinate and manage Fixed Telecoms engineering tasks including resources and
  • equipment in order to deliver tasks effectively and efficiently.
  • Ensure tender and project tasks are delivered in accordance with client Mobility Safety and Quality procedures and meet all applicable legislative, safety and customer requirements.
  • System knowledge of: - Copper cable, Optical Fibre, Transmission SDH and PDH, Modem Systems, Signal Post Telephone Concentrator Systems, PABX Telephony systems, Driver Only Operation (Mirror, CCTV, Monitor), Rail Signalling System Circuits

Person Specification:

Your Skills:

  • Rail experience
  • IRSE License in relevant category (Telecoms Design)
  • Proven experience in Tester In Charge (TIC) role for Safety Related Telecoms and Operational Telecoms projects.
  • An engineering background with previous experience in a relevant Fixed Telecoms engineering environment.
  • Supervision and delivery of development and implementation project tasks within the Main
  • Line, Mass Transit and Light Rail environment.
  • Knowledge of Safety Critical and Safety Related activities in the rail environment.

Essential Experience: 

  • HNC/HND or equivalent in relevant subject.
  • Network Rail Personal Track Safety competency.