Job Title

Fibre Splicer

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  • Salary: £130 - £200
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  • Job ID: 01083
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Job Description

Job Title: Fibre Splicer
Location: Launceston then Plymouth in mornings
Salary: £130-£200PD (may be negotiable depending on experience)
Job Type: Full Time, Contract

Our client is looking to recruit a Fibre Splicer to join their established team in Launceston.

Within your role as a Fibre Splicer, you will be responsible for splicing and testing on existing and new build networks to specific customer specifications. This will include external and internal work.

Role Requirements

• Fusion Splicing
• Live network splicing
• New Build (Building new splice points using various underground joint closures and optical distribution frames)
• EXFO iOLM (intelligent Optical Link Mapper) and OTDR (Optical Time Delay Reflectometer) Testing
• Producing fibre test reports
• Being able to analyse the trace results to pinpoint any problems
• Reading and understanding straight line drawings and fibre allocation sheets
• Understanding and being able to follow written work instructions

Candidate Requirements

• OTDR Experience, preferable but not essential, to have worked on both iOLM and OTDR with the EXFO platform of testers
• NRSWA Street works Ticket
• Fusion splicing
• Resilience to overcome challenging situations and a willingness to learn across contracts
• Experience working with Fibre Optic products
• Organised, professional and proactive approach to work
• Excellent time – management skills
• A willingness to travel between contract sites
• Full driving license


• Vehicle and fuel provided
• 2-week business closure at Christmas
• iPhone and iPad/Laptop provided
• Teams and social events and activities throughout the year
• Opportunities for progression