Fibre Splicer

  • Job Reference: 202719
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
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  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus benefits package
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Fibre Splicer

Location: Bathgate
Salary: Up to £22 per hour, depending on experience
Business Area: Utilities - Telecoms - Virgin Media

Can we connect you to your future?
Kier creates spaces and places that make a positive difference for people, business and communities. We bring our spirit of innovation and collaboration to every single project, from building, highways, rail and utilities. Every project we work on draws on the skills and expertise of our people. Our job is to make a positive impact on the world. Because what we achieve together in a day will have benefits that last for generations.
Within Kier Utilities we have been working alongside telecoms clients for many years, keeping our customers connected via broadband and digital TV installations, including designing and installing fibre. Working in partnership with Virgin Media since 2002, we have been responsible for bringing 445,000 connections and 100,000,000m fibre networks every year to customers throughout the UK.
As Fibre Splicer you will be responsible for carrying out all installation and testing tasks on the job packs, performing out of hour's emergency restoration works. (Evenings and weekends) and ensure all works are carried out with full regard for health and safety.
To be successful in the role you will hold a full driving licence have previous splicing experience along with strong knowledge of Health & Safety NRSWA requirements.
You can expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme - Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing
Pre-employment checks:

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy.
Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Let's shape your world together.

Closing Date for Applications: 12 March 2021