Posted: Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 18:00
Our client is looking for an Fttx Civils Supervisor who would be responsible for all gangs, including civils, cabling and splicing. Along with other contractors on-site. The successful candidate will manage these teams to contruct high quality fibre and B2B networks across Ireland. Purpose of role: * To meet OHS, construction, build quality, productivity and efficiency targets; * To manage any welfare requirements of the civils/cabling/splicing gangs; * To liaise with local authorities and residents as appropriate to ensure compliance with local requirements prior to and during any construction; * To ensure that the correct liaison with local authorities and residents has taken place and any local requirements are adhered to. * To attend any meetings as required, on-site or at the local authorities' premises; * To provide technical expertise and be the single point of contact/escalation on all aspects of fibre build and construction; this includes all civils (including re-instatement), cabling and splicing/testing activities, plus production/completion of associated (as-built) documentation within agreed timescales; * To manage and track the build/construction team deliverables, ensuring compliance with OHS, contract obligations, and achievement of SLAs and KPIs; * To deliver the agreed monthly site audit documentation and implement any corrective action/continuous improvement plans; * To provide regular progress updates of individual jobs to the fibre services teams as required; * To be an on-call supervisor (scheduled as part of the agreed rota) to manage any fibre network maintenance call outs to satisfactory resolution. This includes providing regular reports and customer updates. * To Liaise with the ASP and agree a programme of work to meet customer deadlines Responsibilities: * Manage the client and third party sub-contract teams on-site to construct high quality FTTX and B2B fibre networks in Ireland; including project/site induction, work schedules and ongoing project communication, such as tool box talks, stand down meetings and OHS requirements; * Ensure and assure safe systems of works are followed and adhered to for the entire duration of the work/project; * Provide real time point of escalation for field staff and the civils/cabling/splicing gangs to resolve any issues and problems in a timely and professional manner; Assist with clearing and resolving any issues on site; * Ensure that the gangs complete work safely and in a timely and professional manner to agreed timescales, project processes and procedures. * Setup and manage an effective quality control and "right first time" verification process for fibre build/construction by internal and third party teams; * Deliver network build/construction programme to agreed quality of service and financial targets; * Ensure all permit conditions are being met on site; * Keep accurate daily records of works planned and issues encountered; * Keep up-to-date on fibre services deployment and construction innovations in Ireland to drive improvements in cost, quality, innovation, efficiency and deadlines. * To measure completed works with the sub-contractor & to authorise measure sheets. * To ensure all fibre installations meet the customer specifications when tested. Skills and experience required: * Detailed experience of Irish fixed and cable operator network build guidelines and ways of working, including GPON, FTTX and HFC networks; * Good network within Irish fibre services industry - both suppliers and customers; * Excellent understanding of fibre network architectures and network topologies; * 5+ years of network build experience in the Irish fibre services industry or civils industry; * Strong knowledge of available passive components applicable to FTTx networks and FTTx deployment technologies; * Extensive experience with civil engineering and telecoms deployment, including Detailed Design and As-Built Engineering; * Extensive experience conducting quality control of fibre engineering build/construction; * Experience of managing OSP civils operatives and cabling/splicing engineers; * Solid understanding of OSP network build key drivers affecting cost in OSP network roll outs; * Analytical and demonstrates ability to solve build/construction and/or operations related problems; * Profound understanding of customer challenges within fibre network domain; * Ability to work as part of an on-call rota, including night work as part of a 24x7 SLA; * Ability to gain confidence with the customer; * Demonstrates active listening skills with customers and internal teams; * Shows personal accountability and result oriented behaviour at all times; * Actively builds and maintains a wide contact network with customers, suppliers, Local Authorities/Councils, competitors and the clients colleagues; * Good knowledge of network build from exchange/head end to customer premises; * Good knowledge of private wayleave and customer consents; * Clear thinker with determination and energy, good planning abilities, well-organised and seeking perfection; * Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a wide spectrum of personalities. * Knowledge of the various trench excavation methods, including but not limited to: manual digging, top-cutting, mechanical trenching, narrow trenching, mole-ploughing, directional-drilling; * Good knowledge of backfill & reinstatement materials & their associated approval status.
• Location: Dublin
• Post ID: 4571213 dublin