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Fibre Splicer

Job Title: Fibre Splicer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
REF: 12123
Contact Name: Skyemarie Bree
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Job Published: about 2 months ago

Rubicon Consulting is currently recruiting for a Fibre Splicer working on a project in Southampton


Our client is working on the Virgin Media Framework.


  • Strong Virgin Experience on DAU and FTTH
  • Carrying out risk assessments prior to work
  • Installing, splicing, and working on some fibre distribution points either above/underground or mounted on telegraph poles.
  • Interpreting job packs and fibre allocation tables
  • Installing splice splitters in broadband cabinets using automatic fusion splicer
  • Photographing completed fibre distribution points both inside the closure and externally, showing position on the chamber or pole
  • Working safely using gate guards and signage as appropriate
  • Carrying out acceptance testing using OTDR, light source and power meter
  • Replace the fibre without disrupting surrounding area.
  • Test and splice the existing fibre.
  • Work on fibre joints and resplice them.
  • Knowledge/understanding of the attenuation in fibre.


Essential Experience:

  • Proven track record of fibre splicing DAU’s, FTTH and some Poling experience
  • Knowledge and experience of working to Virgin Media’s standards.
  • Experience working on live network
  • NSRWA Unit 2 signage, guarding and lighting, CSCS and First aid.

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