Intermediate Telecommunications Rigger

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

LOCATION: Office Ladytown, Naas, Co. Kildare, Site Locations
DEPARTMENT: Operations
REPORTS TO: Build Manager/Project Manager
POSITION: Full time

As an Intermediate Telecommunications Rigger in Spectrum Telecom, you are responsible for supporting your team lead with the installation, testing and maintenance of telecommunications equipment mounted on structures, including radio towers.

It involves working within teams, knowing routines and procedures and accountability for the quality of outcomes. Working and communicating with other Team Members effectively and complying with company regulations.

You will play a pivotal part in meeting our customers’ requirements in a professional and timely manner and always being a good brand ambassador.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Planning, and performing installations, testing installed equipment and fault-finding.
  • Ensuring that all OHS requirements and work practices are adhered.
  • Participate in safety and health training offered by their employer.
  • Executing all tasks assigned by the Team Lead diligently, on schedule, and to the highest standard.
  • Assisting in the compilation of daily job reports
  • Documenting and communicating work-related information, including reporting of faults and problems.
  • Identifying obstacles to installation and creating strategies to overcome them within time and budget.
  • Assisting the Team Lead to adapt the work plan to suit specific features on site.
  • Gathering information for the installation of systems and equipment prior to work commencing onsite
  • Ensuring that adequate materials and specialised equipment are available and organised prior to work commencing.
  • Labelling, documenting, and packaging equipment recovered from customer premises.
  • Interpreting design and relating to site characteristics
  • Checking that tools and equipment are in safe working order and adjusted to manufacturer specification.
  • Install, test, and repair all equipment as per the project scope within the agreed timeframe.
  • Working with team members to achieve daily, weekly, and monthly targets.
  • Maintaining a high level of professionalism while representing the company.
  • Expanding your skills by attending workshops and training sessions.
  • Effectively managing your time by prioritizing urgent tasks.
  • Giving and receiving feedback
  • Providing suitable training and guidance to less senior team members
  • Communicating with the Team Lead and Build Manager where necessary.
  • Documenting and communicating work-related information, including reporting of faults and problems.

Education Work Requirements:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in the Telecommunication industry
  • Excellent time management and interpersonal skills.
  • Friendly, reliable, and punctual.
  • Physically fit and able to work on your feet for long periods.
  • Ability to work irregular hours (day and night shifts).
  • Enjoy working with people.
  • Ability to always remain professional.
  • Full Driving License
  • C1 Driving License be an advantage.

The following Training would be an advantage:

  • Safe Pass
  • Climbing and Rescue
  • RF Training
  • First Aid
  • Manual Handling

Our success and longevity can be traced to careful selection and mentoring of qualified candidates into a multiskilled and cohesive team.

To ensure a successful outcome for both the company and the employee we use a competency-based recruitment process which enables us to select appropriate candidates for specific appointments.

Spectrum is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from anyone who has the appropriate skills, qualifications and experience for a role.

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