Telecommunication Field Engineer

Willawong QLD
$60,001 - $80,000 a year

CITA Services provides high quality telecommunication installation solutions. Due to the increase in upcoming and existing projects, we are very interested to hear from experienced Telecommunication Field Engineers to boost our team in QLD. We are in the market to look for people who are highly motivated and with great attitude.

The primary role of the Telecommunication Field Engineer (QLD) involves one or more of the following work activity areas: installing, testing and commissioning, and maintenance of telecommunication equipment.

Please DO NOT apply for this role if you have no previous experience in either LTE or 5G as your application will not be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities

Installation, testing, commissioning and integration in network sites

Adherence to all the compliance requirements in Telstra and other carrier policies and procedure manuals

Examining drawings, specifications and work areas to determine positioning and connections for equipment to be installed

Ordering and gathering equipment, supplies, materials, and tools required for site installation

Testing hardware to ensure it is in working order before establishment

Interpretation of plans and exercise of effective judgement on the optimal method of cutover.

Verifying service by testing circuits, equipment, and alarms; identifying, correcting, or escalating problems

Erecting, testing and maintaining aerial and underground wires and cables, and radio and mobile phone antennae

Fault isolation, analysis and repair requiring a high degree of diagnostic skill

Locating faults in telecommunications equipment

Conducting cable testing and recording; optic fibre testing/splicing and commissioning as appropriate. Undertaking complex cable rearrangement activities

Undertaking the full range of alarm system management.

Cable pressure / alarm systems installation, maintenance and repair

Terminate and test wave-guides and antennae

Completion of Hand Over Pack (HOP) in a reasonable time after the completion of an installation project

Explain and enforce company rules and regulations, quality and safety requirements

Ensuring that all data is entered accurately to all databases and in a timely and efficient manner.

Skills and Background Required

Minimum Certificate IV in Telecommunications Engineering or equivalent

Must have previous field experience in Telstra installation programs

Must have previous LTE / 5G installation and testing experience

A demonstrated practical working knowledge of the relevant work practices and competency in the above functions as required.

The ability to complete project activities in a safe and healthy manner, to work to instruction standards and in accordance with the project scope

Must have sound computer skills and be proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel

Must have proficient oral and written communication skills

An ability to work effectively in a team environment

A valid certificate in RF awareness (RADHAZ)

A current senior first aid and CPR certificate

Ongoing possession of a current clean driver's licence as will be required to travel to project sites

Be fully aware of all relevant acts, regulations, codes of practice and bylaws pertaining to telecommunication installation activities.

Attention - In the recruitment process, legitimate companies never withdraw fees from candidates. If there are companies that attract interview fees, tests, ticket reservations, etc. it is better to avoid it because there are indications of fraud. If you see something suspicious please contact us: [email protected]