Trainee Network Planner

Location Peterborough
Discipline: Ex Forces / Military, Engineering, Supply Chain, IT & Communications, Office & Commercial Support
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Competitive salary up to £25k depending on experience.
Contact name: Howard Rudder

Contact email:
Job ref: HRnetplanSG
Published: 5 days ago
Peterborough / Hybrid Working £20k - £25k + 15% bonus + employee share scheme + 25 days holiday

Are you an aspiring Network Planner looking to step up to an exciting new role with a fast-moving business?

We are looking for candidates to join our client’s business and as Junior / Trainee Fibre Network Planners for Full Fibre, playing a key role in the future growth and decisions around how and where they deploy their future network.

The Planning Team is responsible for Fibre Network Planning and GIS activities and are instrumental in the future success and performance of the business and the geographies they serve.

Reporting to the Head of Planning, you'll be joining at the start of a very fast-paced and exciting growth phase of the business with lots to get stuck into.

Their growth trajectory is ambitious, bold and exciting and so exciting times lie ahead for their employees as they ramp up and deliver next level broadband to the communities that need it most.

The Trainee Network Planner will join a company committed to being a great place to work and by starting with them at this early stage, the opportunities for progression, growth and career development are huge.

My client has partnered with some of the World’s most successful companies to bring best-in-class technology to their business, ensuring their network is fully supported enabling them to deliver a seamless experience.

With a competitive salary depending on experience, the Trainee Network Planner will be hybrid working (currently one day per week in the office) and also enjoy a company bonus plan, employee equity scheme, health cash plan, gym and retail discounts.

What we’re looking for

  • Working experience of all MS Office applications

  • Experience or working knowledge of various software platforms

  • High personal drive to deliver

  • Graduate in a numerate discipline, such as Maths, Science, Engineering or Geography (Desired)

What you’ll be doing

  • Working with the team on all design activities associated with the Fibre Network design

  • Undertaking feasibility studies and calculating budget and/or detailed estimates to assess the financial and engineering viability of planned solutions

  • Producing technical designs which contain enough detail and validated information about the cabinets/towns we are building in to give build and cost accuracy

  • As a trainee network planner, you will support activities across the entire design function and develop your skills to progress into a Network Planner role.

What’s on offer

My client offers a fantastic benefits package of great training and development as well as a competitive salary and strong team culture.

The opportunity to work for a brand new, fast-growing and highly ambitious forward-thinking firm.

Salary depending on experience with a 15% bonus scheme, employee equity plan, health plan, various other benefits and 25 days holiday (plus PH).

This role is hybrid working and you will be expected to go into the office at least one day per week.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME who are acting as a recruitment agency.

RecruitME is committed to equal opportunity and diversity and embraces applications from all sections of society, regardless of sexual orientation, race, age, gender identity, sex, disability, marital status, religion, or belief.

RecruitME is a Gold Award holder and a signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant and is committed to work alongside veterans and ex-servicemen and women.