Overview

Associate Engineer (Networks)

Date: 04-Sep-2022

Location:

Singapore, Singapore

Company:
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!

 

Responsibilities:

  • Plan new replacement pipeline and cable (copper, optical fibre) network projects for the diversion of existing pipeline and cable network including MDF, if any, affected by construction works of third parties or MDF demolitions due to En-bloc re-development.
  • Plan pipeline and cable projects for absorbing outdoor cabinet to indoor MDF rooms resulted from exchange consolidation exercise, if any.
  • Plan partial or complete recovery of existing copper cables that are not in use in the network when necessary
  • Liaise with Architects, Engineering Consultants, Building Developers and relevant Authorities / Service Departments (Government and Statutory Boards) related to planning for diversion requirements and work out the diversion quotations.
  • Liaise with external parties and internal departments on matters such as co-ordination work relating to implementation of pipeline and cable projects.
  • Carry out site survey relating to :
    • Feasibility of implementing diversion pipeline and cable proposals
    • Resolving site implementations issues with Operation counterparts and Engineering Consultants, Building Developers and relevant Authorities/Service Departments
  • Manage and control pipeline and cables projects planning and implementation progress to ensure projects are implemented according to plan and schedule.
  • Prepare project costing and carry out proper documentation and records filing.
  • Track the expenditure for implementation of pipeline and cables projects against project costing / quotation and take action to seek approval and liaise with external parties for additional funds, if required.
  • Any other duties assigned by the Supervisor and Director.

 

The Ideal candidate should possess:

  • Diploma in Engineering, preferable in Telecommunication, Info-communications Technology or its equivalent.
  • At least 1 year experience in the Telecommunication industry preferably related to Outside Plant network.
  • Strong working knowledge in telecommunication infrastructure.
  • Independent, self-driven, highly customer focused and able to work under pressure.
  • Those with class 3 driving license will have added advantage.

 

We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for our employees & customers and will require all prospective employees to be fully vaccinated.

 

 

 


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.