Associate Engineer

Date: 14 May 2024


Singapore, Singapore

Singtel Group

At Singtel, we believe in the strength of a vibrant, diverse and inclusive workforce where backgrounds, perspectives and life experiences of our people help us innovate and create strong connections with our customers. We strive to ensure all our people practices are non-discriminatory and provide a fair, performance-based work culture that is diverse, inclusive and collaborative. 

Join us and experience what it’s like to be with an Employer of Choice*. Together, let’s create a brighter digital future for all.


*Awarded at the HR Fest Awards 2020.



Singtel Networks, the most established telecommunications infrastructure provider in Singapore is transforming to enable the digital generation of tomorrow. We are introducing new capabilities in 5G, Cloud, Analytics, Digital Commerce, Software Engineering, Cyber Security to enhance our core competencies and deliver innovative and differentiated Mobile and Fixed services (Broadband, TV and Telephony) for our customers. We are committed to celebrating inclusion and diversity and is a strong believer to upskill and nurture all individuals. Come join us today as we build Singtel’s Networks of tomorrow, and Empower Every Generation to live, work and play in new ways!


Make an Impact by:


  • Perform infrastructure planning for pipeline connections and fiber deployments in new areas.
  • Coordinate with developers and consultants for telecom facility inspections before obtaining the Temporary Occupation Permit (TOP).
  • Review developer submissions of COPIF plans to TFCC.
  • Manage from pipeline connections to equipment commissioning and resolve site issues related to pipe and fiber.
  • Liaise with relevant SingTel departments for planning and implementing fiber projects to meet customer requirements.
  • Carry out fiber planning and network design tasks supporting provisioning activities for corporate data services and engineering circuits.


Pipeline Operations:

  • Supervise contractors in executing pipeline works, ensuring all operations follow established procedures.
  • Meet target completion dates for pipeline works to facilitate timely cable laying and service provisioning.
  • Attend site meetings with public bodies and developers regarding underground plants, close pipeline schemes promptly, and update reports immediately upon completion.
  • Resolve pipeline implementation issues through coordination with internal and external parties.


Fibre Operations

  • Oversee technicians and contractors in executing fiber cable works, ensuring adherence to operational procedures and engineering instructions.
  • Attend site meetings related to underground plant provisions.
  • Close fiber cable schemes promptly and ensure timely report updates.
  • Assist in evaluating new fiber cables and accessories, manage order systems for fiber products, and handle fiber implementation with building management.
  • Take ownership of managing fiber splicing, termination, patching, and testing for provisioning fiber products.
  • Provide updates and reports on work progress and operational issues.
  • Ensure safety procedures are followed in compliance with the Work Health and Safety Act (WHSA).
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by the manager, ensuring all tasks are completed efficiently and safely.


Skills for Success:

  • Diploma in Electronics Engineering, Telecommunications, or a related field.
  • Open to fresh graduates.
  • Preferably with 1 year of experience and a Class 3 driving license.
  • Proficient in project management.
  • Experienced in contractor management.
  • Skilled in stakeholder management.
  • Strong time management abilities.
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels.
  • Capable of managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.).
  • Available to work non-office hours for network incident support and restoration.
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work independently under pressure.


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About Singtel

Headquartered in Singapore, Singtel has 140 years of operating experience and played a pivotal role in the country’s development as a major communications hub. Optus, our subsidiary in Australia, is a leader in integrated telecommunications, constantly raising the bar in innovative products and services.

We are also strategically invested in leading companies in Asia and Africa, including Bharti Airtel (India, South Asia and Africa), Telkomsel (Indonesia), Globe Telecom (the Philippines) and Advanced Info Service (Thailand). We work closely with our associates, leveraging our scale in networks, customer reach and extensive operational experience to lead and shape the communications industry.

Together, the Group serves over 700 million mobile customers around world. Singtel is one of the largest listed Singapore companies on the Singapore Exchange by market capitalisation.

The Group has a vast network of offices throughout Asia Pacific, Europe and the USA, and employs more than 23,000 staff worldwide.