External Plant Officer

Job Title: External Plant Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $600 - $700 per day
Start Date: 2018-06-04
Reference: JO-1805-10100
Contact Name: Kayla Gallo
Contact Email: [email protected]
Job Published: June 04, 2018 09:52

Job Description

Our client is seeking a Senior External Plant Office (Maintenance) who will be responsible for managing the scope of external plant functions which may include; delegating maintenance projects, organising high level stakeholder meetings to discuss and collaborate information, manage the construction of new (fibre and copper) telecommunications infrastructure and oversee required approvals. 

Key responsibilities and duties include:
  • Initiate meetings and interact with external stakeholders and relevant parties during various stages of the project
  • Create and approve detailed design and scopes of work 
  • Recommend and approve construction design plans (ensuring that all infrastructure builds are compliant)
  • Directing staff as a point of escalation
  • Managing pre, post and maintenance audits for new and existing communication infrastructure 
  • Generate preventative and strategic programmes to eliminate possible faults within copper and fibre networks 
The ideal candidate will have/be:
  • Extensive experience across fibre and copper networks (ability to conduct cutovers, outage briefs, design verification and pre cutover audits)
  • Relevant OH&S certifications (white card for example)
  • Experience working on large scale telecommunications projects