Ledcor Group of Companies Outside Plant Fibre Designer in Auckland, New Zealand

Job Summary

You’re an experienced Outside Plant Fibre Designer with 2+ years’ Telecommunications or Outside Plant, FTTX construction experience in the North American market. You will be working to support the design and construction of passive optical FTTx (GPON) networks and be an integral part of growing & further developing our design capability.

Join the Ledcor Technical Services Design & Engineering team in New Zealand!

Responsibilities • Promotes a culture of health, safety and environmental protection on the project by taking an active role in the implementation of the Project Specific Safety Program (PSSP) to achieve compliance of Ledcor HS&E; standards, applicable OSHA acts, regulations and codes • Design GPON networks (outside plant civil structure, fibre networks, pole line design and preparation of permit applications) • Applies knowledge of telecommunications systems and practices to scope and design Fiber Optic Deployment (outside plant civil structure, fiber networks, pole line design and preparation of permit applications) • Works with field crews to identify opportunities to improve design standards and construction practices, prepare cost estimates and materials forecasts • Reviews design drawings compliance, constructability and provide feedback • Performs bill-of-quantity take-offs and support materials management • Works from customer drawings, company drawings, vendor drawings or specifications • Develops and maintains a strong working relationship with all internal and external stakeholders and customers

Requirements • 2+ years’ experience working in OSP telecommunications or related field • Completed post-secondary education in Telecom, Engineering or related discipline an asset • Able to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple project stakeholders and interpret their needs • Working knowledge of telecom construction documents, drawings, specifications and current construction practices and methodology • Strong MS Office and GIS computer skills, familiar with AutoCAD • Able to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple project stakeholders and interpret their needs • Strong interpersonal skills as you will need to build and grow strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders • Contribute actively in team discussions, sharing experiences and ideas • Strong organizational, planning skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities • Successful completion of a criminal background check and pre-employment drug & alcohol requirements

Work Conditions • Office based position • Some international travel may be required

The Ledcor Group of Companies is one of North America’s most diversified construction companies. Ledcor is a company built on a rich history of long-standing project successes.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!


Auckland, NZL Auckland, New Zealand

Category: Engineering

Location: Auckland, New Zealand

Title: Outside Plant Fibre Designer

Job ID: 13830

Job Status: Full Time Regular

Date Posted 6/15/2017 3:00:58 PM