Data Cabling Engineer

KMH Group
08 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Data Cabling Engineer

Location: Maidstone, Kent
Salary: £28,000-£30,000 OTE
Contract: Permanent, Full Time

KMH Group is a dynamic and expanding company which provides advanced Telecommunications, Data and Cabling solutions, predominantly, to blue-chip corporate clients throughout the UK.

We are looking for a hard working Engineer, with Data Cabling experience to work within the Installations and Planning Department, responsible for installing networks and cabling to existing and new, large corporate companies.

This is a career opportunity which offers stability, a technical challenge, on-going training and product cross-training along with the opportunity of staff investment and a friendly, team orientated working environment

The Role of the Data Cabling Engineer

  • Work from construction drawings, reading job diagrams, scopes and specifications
  • Installations of network and structured cabling (Cat5/5e/6 & Fibre)
  • Termination of cables on patch panels and modules
  • Testing with Fluke Testers
  • Maintaining Quality standards whilst meeting agreed timescales
  • Reporting on progress and issues affecting the work to line managers and client contacts
  • Working safely at all times in accordance with Health & Safety policies
  • Diagnose and rectify faults successfully
  • Interacting with clients, insuring the installation is done smoothly and with as little disruption as possible

This role would suit a knowledgeable Engineer who has worked within the telecommunications sector with experience of installing structured cabling systems and networks.

The Requirements of an Engineer within our Installation and Planning Department

  • 2+ Years` experience within telecommunications sector
  • Installation of structured cabling systems experience
  • Working knowledge of CCTV and door access (not essential but desirable)
  • Basic testing knowledge and experience with Fluke Cat5/6 (desirable)
  • Have flexibility around working hours, including night work and overtime
  • Willing and able to work within different locations over the UK staying away when needed
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under pressure, paying good attention to detail at all times
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to take initiative and self-manage workload without supervision
  • CSCS card (desirable)
  • Full UK Driving license

The Benefits awarded to the successful Cabling Engineer

  • Competitive salary
  • Company van & mobile phone for lead engineers
  • Uniform and tools provided
  • Excellent overtime rates
  • Annual leave plus public holidays
  • On-going training and career progression
  • Social events

KMH Group are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all backgrounds.

To be considered for this role, please submit your up-to date CV and Cover letter for review.