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Fibre Splicer (Staying Away)

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Fibre Splicer (Digs and Travel Paid)

Nationwide Projects including Shetland Islands

£30-35k + Company Van & Tools + Expenses + Excellent Training

Excellent opportunity for a Fibre Splicer to join a rapidly growing Telecommunications contractor working on exciting data networking projects across the UK with a close knit team and future career progression opportunities, giving you the opportunity to travel whilst simultaneously upskilling yourself.

Are you a Fibre Splicer from the Telecoms sector looking for a new and interesting challenge in a different area of the industry? On offer is the chance to gain full training on data network installation and splicing for major clients in the sector.

This successful company are a leading provider of Data and Fibre Solutions including installation, commissioning and maintenance services. Based out of Manchester but working Nationwide, their upcoming project is base in the Shetland Islands. This company specialise within the electricity sector working predominantly on Data/Fibre installs within sub stations for their market leading clients such as the National Grid, SSE and Siemens.

In this role you will be responsible for the installation, testing, termination, fault finding and splicing of 48 core fibre cabling within substations and wind farms. Furthermore you will identify new and existing cabling routes and be able to effectively read from construction site drawings. You will initially be based on the Shetland Islands for a substation project that will require staying away for 3-4 weeks at a time. Digs and travel will be paid. Future projects will also often require staying away likely for a 10 day on 4 day off schedule. You will need a full UK driving licence for this role.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Fibre Splicer interested in traveling to join a company in an exciting role with the chance to gain full industry training, work with a close knit team and gain future career progression alongside a great salary and package.

The Role:

  • Installation and splicing of fibre cabling
  • Termination, testing and fault finding of data cables
  • Full Travel and Digs paid
  • National travel initially based in Shetland Island incl. staying away

The Person:

  • Experience within Fibre Splicing
  • All Telecoms backgrounds considered
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Able to travel and stay away for extended periods

Reference Number: BBH164576

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Abigail Foley at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.


The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.