Fibre Supervisor / FLM (National Broadband Plan) Munster Region


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Package Description

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Emphasis on career development
  • Voluntary Pension available on completion of probation
  • Sick pay after completion of probation
  • Company Vehicle
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Death In Service

Job Introduction

We are currently recruiting for a Fibre Supervisor / FLM for our expanding Telecoms department, which is based out of our Head Office in Limerick. The role is Munster based.

Main Responsibilities

  • Work together with the Fibre Delivery Manager, Civils Construction Manager and Project Manager on the day to day running of the project;
  • Ensuring that delegated work is correctly planned, resourced, executed in accordance with client specifications standards, agreed work methodology, relevant legislation, technical, safety and environmental standards;
  • Validating splice plans, SLD’s and work packs prior to issuing to the field crews;
  • Mentor and assist the field teams with cabling, stringing, fibre splicing and end to end testing;
  • Track and resolve build and NOC issues via smartsheet;
  • Submission of change request and POP access requests;
  • Compilation of patching plans for new build network;
  • Compilation and validation of end to end test results for handovers;
  • Ensuring as-built (Electronic) records are accurate and complete;
  • Completing Requests for Instruction via the Fibre Construction Manager – pre-approvals required;
  • Completing Change Control Notifications via the Fibre Construction Manager – pre-approvals required;
  • Providing assistance to the Fibre Construction Manager for the financial and programme performance for the Project;
  • Ensure that projects are operated in line with the tender prices submitted and tender estimates;
  • Tracking and Analysing crew daily out-puts and report same to wider team;
  • Liaise with appointed commercial staff regularly for cost control purposes / profit and loss reviews;
  • Work together with the Project Manager to ensure that project team(s) are in place for new contract(s);
  • Ensure adequate notification is provided to third parties in advance of works starting on-site;
  • Update RAMS as required and issue to third parties as requested;
  • Minimise travel time for site personnel as much as possible;
  • Implementation and tracking of Programmes for all Work Elements in conjunction with the Fibre Construction Manager;
  • Liaison with Local Authority and relevant stakeholders as required;
  • Client account management liaising on quality and environmental performance. Updating trackers and reports where required;
  • Implementation of the Quality and Environmental Project Plans;
  • Compilation and filing of all Quality Audits;
  • Trending analysis from audits to eliminate quality and environmental issues;
  • Ensuring compliance with disposal of waste materials – all records to be collated for future auditable purposes;
  • Ensuring that all materials are disposed of in accordance with Legislation;
  • Responsible for monitoring and achieving keys measures in relation to QE;
  • All waste materials are returned and logged back in the Storage Depot;
  • All defective materials are identified, quarantined, reported and returned to the Storage Depot;
  • Issuing of required remedial works to relevant disciplines and tracking completion of same;
  • Establish “What Good Looks Like” for current contracts and provide evidence of compliance and customer satisfaction for all disciplines;
  • Distributing relevant documents to site and subcontractors;
  • Control and track all project quality related documentation;
  • Monitoring the information flow between the Project Team and external parties;
  • Show personal accountability and result oriented behaviour at all times.

The Ideal Candidate

Qualifications / Knowledge

  • FTTx Training
  • FTTx Delivery
  • Fibre Splicing & Testing
  • First Aid Training
  • Overhead Copper/Fibre Implementation
  • Copper Jointing & Testing
  • Fault Location Experience
  • Evidence of several consistent successes within the Utilities sector
  • Ability to mentor and train trainees and inexperienced Personnel


  • Experience in people and line leadership
  • Developed client facing skills with a client orientated approach
  • Commercially astute
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Excellent Communication, Interpersonal, Organisational & Planning Skills
  • Able to balance competing priorities and meet personal targets within a fluctuating & demanding workload

About The Company

LI Group has operated extensively with our customers, in the upgrading, refurbishment and renewal of infrastructure networks across Ireland and the UK. TLI Group provide a nationwide service of unrivaled safety, quality and professionalism

Designing and building overhead power lines, electrical substations and Telecom Networks are the company’s core expertise. Since inception, TLI Group has executed countless projects within this field and has always delivered works of utmost quality and integrity.

Building on its vast experience and having a highly-qualified & skilled workforce has made it possible for the company to expand its portfolio. We also deliver comprehensive contracts involving the securing of planning permission, design, construction, refurbishment and maintenance of renewable solar and windfarm network connections to the national grid.