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About this role
We have an exciting opportunity for experienced power engineers to join Openreach in our Fibre Network Delivery team to support our Fibre to the Premises footprint (FTTP).
You’ll be responsible for of all aspects of our power network, this network includes green boxes located in the street, and similar in our Exchanges, underground or mounted on a Pole.
Duties include certification, repair, routines, recovery and all power projects on behalf of Openreach network in accordance with current policy and guidelines as directed by Openreach ensuring the safety of the network, our people and our customers.
The role could require you to be on call, to ensure we deliver the 24/7 repair service on service outages across the Next Generation Access (NGA) network.
You'll have the following responsibilities
Ensure the delivery of all aspects of the power work stack as agreed with and directed by the chief engineers office and Power control team
Make sure that our kit is certificated in accordance with current requirements as defined and documented by Openreach, and that all certificates and power documentation is accurate and managed appropriately
Work closely with the power control team to improve customer and end user satisfaction levels
Street works legislation (New Roads and Street works Act 1991), understand it sufficiently to be able to comply with it, working safely, ensuring the safety of the public, avoiding prosecutions and penalties, and relying on their own knowledge or on their ability to recognise when they will need specialist support
Deliver power projects and work packages
You'll have the following skills & experience
Previous experience in an electrical role, minimum 3 years
Electrical installation qualification - 2355, 2365, 2330, 2360 or 236 a b c or 1 2 3 or historic equivalent
Testing Qualification – 2391-52 / 2391-1 / 2394&2395
City & Guilds 2382 – 18th Edition (Regulations)
A driving license with no more than 6 points
Be physically fit, able to bend, lift, climb and work in confined spaces
Willing and able to maintain appropriate certification as required by the business for your role.
As well as offering a competitive salary, access to equity schemes and an attractive pension offer.
We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. Diversity makes sense for us, our customers and our ambitions. We’re creating an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can succeed. That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community.
Openreach Limited runs the nation’s digital network. We play a key role in British society, helping homes, schools, hospitals, broadcasters, government, businesses and more connect to the world.
We're a wholly owned subsidiary of BT Group, and our customers are the 640+ communications providers who sell phone, broadband and Ethernet services to homes and businesses. And we’re on a mission - to make the country’s digital network services faster, better and more affordable.
Our people are experienced, resourceful and innovative, working on vital projects that help support the nation at work, in learning, on the move, at rest, at play, in emergencies and much more.
So if you’d like to be a part of an exciting organisation that’s making a real difference, why not join us today? You can read more here about working at Openreach.
How to Apply
It's easy to apply online; you just need a copy of your up-to-date CV and to follow the step-by step process. Don't worry if you need to make changes - you'll have the opportunity to review and edit your work on the final page. We look forward to receiving your application!