South Africa

Field Technician

Company Herotel
Reference # Field Technician - Bronkhorstspruit
Published 23/11/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Location Bronkhortspruit, Gauteng, South Africa
The Field Technician Junior’s main duty will be to oversee and lead installations/repairs on Wireless or Fibre networks. Focussing on standard home or small basic business installations/repairs/surveys.
Job Functions Technical
Industries Telecommunications
• Follow set SOP’s and procedures.
• Work closely with a Team Leader and Scheduler.
• Maintaining project and safety documentation.
• Accurate reporting and updates on work done
• Ensuring all relevant stock is available for the work that was scheduled.
• Keep equipment well maintained.
• Adhere to all Health and Safety procedures.
• Completing all SHER and OHS required documentation.
• Fibre Troubleshooting: Splicing, testing, dome management,
• Wireless Troubleshooting: Signal testing on CPE’s, access points and bandwidth capacity.
• Basic Network Troubleshooting: Ip conflicts, firewall issues and routing issues.
• Installation of VoIP systems.
• Provide excellent customer service.
• Work overtime, weekends, or on emergency call outs as required.
• Working at heights: House roofs, telephone/gum poles or la
• 1 year’s Fibre Optic splicing experience.
• 1 year’s RF/Wireless experience.
• Knowledge around network structures, crimping.
• Previous experience in the IT Industry advantageous.
• Basic computer skills.
• Customer service experience.
• Basic Networking considered an asset.
• Technical training considered an asset. Electronics, IT, Networking, VoIP, IP cameras etc.
• Experience using FO troubleshooting tools (i.e., OTDR, Mass Fusion Splicing, etc.).
• Driver’s license.
• Clean driving record.
• Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Effective planning skills.
• Ability to work in a physically demanding environment including, but is not limited to carry, raise, and climb a ladder, carry, lift, and handle
heavy equipment (manhole covers, cable reels).
• Self-disciplined, motivated, and organised.
• Medically fit & able to work at heights
Job Closing Date 03/12/2021
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