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Job Title: Splicers
Location: Cambridgeshire area
Job Type: Perm, Full Time
Salary: £37,000 – £45,000
Hours: 48 hours per week
Holiday: 20 days per annum

Our client is a leading provider of expertise to their clients to maintain and continue the development of the infrastructure of both highways and telecommunications sectors throughout the UK.

Due to continued growth and expansion, they are currently looking to recruit a Splicers to join their established team in the Cambridgeshire area.

Job description
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