Field Service Engineer at Phase 3 Telecom – Ogun and Osun

Phase3 Telecom is Africa’s leading independent aerial fibre optic network infrastructure and telecommunications services provider. Incorporated in 2003, Phase3 was licensed as a national long distance operator to provide transmission services in 2006.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Field Service Engineer

Locations: Abeokuta-Ogun, Oshogbo-Osun

Cadre: Technical Officer

Name: ALL FSE’s

Department: Network Operation and Maintenance

Role Summary

  • The FSE is to carry out maintenance, make service repairs and install engineering equipment products

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure effective management of all active network equipment, analyze equipment’s current card performance and responsible for technical management of the entire pop.
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance (RPM) and corrective maintenance (CM), carryout long-haul route survey on existing aerial optic fiber and other transmission paths.
  • Ensure that all aspect of the network operations run smoothly, maintain end-to-end interconnectivity with immediate remote pops for stable network availability.
  • Resolve emergency network failure with deepness in the usage of OTDR for fault troubleshooting especially on aerial fiber transmission path.
  • Carryout installations and maintenance of network equipment (e.g. DWDM/SDH).
  • Ensure temporary restoration of network in critical situation/difficult terrain. Plan permanent restoration and manage OFC stringing, tensioning and perform splicing. Also, provide quick resolution basics to reduce MTTR.
  • Provide remote support for the NOC operations and other technical request from HQ. As well as information and guidance to colleagues and other team members.
  • Responsible for the efficient operation and performance of all clients aggregated circuits through his/her node and maintain good technical relationship with clients at all times.
  • He will be responsible for the supervision of contractors handling field contract and ensure projects are executed to standards.
  • Prepare and transmit detailed daily technical report of maintenance operations and network performance to Regional Supervisor (RS).

Person Specification

Educational Qualification:

  • Technical Training
  • ND / HND in Engineering is an added advantage

Work Experience:

  • 3 years proven Field Service experience

Key Skills and Attributes:

  • Ability to troubleshoot using OTDR, Splicing Machine, LSPM and Knowledge of Inverter/Rectifier operations and service of technical equipment.
  • English literacy
  • Ability to work flexible shifts and to adapt to changing work schedules
  • Familiarity with mobile tools and applications

Application Closing Date

7th April, 2021.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to: [email protected] with the title of the position as the subject of the mail

>