Cabling Engineer


Our client is a Managed Services Provider established for over 10 years and looking to double in size in the next 5 years. Due to growth of the Technical Services division they are looking to recruit a creative and keen individual to join their knowledgeable cabling and installation team. We are looking for a skilled and experienced Cabling Engineer.

Benefits for the role of Cabling Engineer

  • Company pension scheme
  • 25 days annual leave (excluding bank holidays)
  • Free parking
  • Continuous development

We are looking for an individual that has some knowledge or experience of all or some of the following;

  •  Installation of fibre optic and copper data cabling to current industry standards
  • Wireless network solutions and their deployment
  • IT switched networks
  • CCTV, Access Control and AV Solutions and their integration to other systems
  • Testing and termination of fibre optic and copper data cables to standard
  • Installation of Comms cabinets and patch panels
  • Identifying and resolving errors/issues
  • Documenting and enforcing system standards

Desired skills for the role of Cabling Engineer

  • Working with tools – Engineers need to be able to work independently at times so confidence in developing this skill is essential
  • Procedures – ability to strictly follow site H & S procedures and instruction from Senior staff
  • Excellent English skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Ability to take instruction
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as independently
  • Able to think on their feet and problem-solving

Personal qualities of the Cabling Engineer

  • Reliable – Punctuality and reliability are what clients expect from us and an absolute requirement to ensure clients’ needs are met
  • Presentable – engineering teams mirror the company’s high standards of service in the way they present themselves
  • Attitude – projects are varied, and project requirements can change so a flexible, can-do approach and ability to work in a team or independently is essential
  • Hard-working
  • A can-do attitude
  • The ability to go beyond customers’ requirements

Desired qualifications

  • Maths and English GCSE or equivalent at grade C/4 or standard
  • Related qualification. CNCI or equivalent (Preferred) or higher levels
  • Ideally qualified in electrical work
  • iPaf, pasma
  • ECS card or CSCS
  • Working at height training


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