Job Title: Transmission Technician/Rigger

Department: Technical
Location: Lagos
Number to Hire: 1
Job Type: Permanent
Minimum years of Experience: 5


The Transmission Technician/Rigger will be responsible for the following:

  • Basic understanding of GPON technologies and supports. 
  • Ability to support nationwide TMS vendors on link restorations in all regions.
  • Testing and Commissioning of Microwave links(Ceragon, Ubiquity, Dragonwave and Cambium).
  • Comply with company Occupational Health & Safety requirement.
  • Previous background of using specific harnesses and fall-arrest systems.
  • Testing of earth reading(ER) at sites.
  • Timely and accurate completion of all reports as required by field supervisors.
  • Coordinating installation activities with Vendors to ensure proper installation was carried out. 
  • Installation of transmission equipment on site as well as powering up.
  • Providing progress reports on installation to all stakeholders.                                                                                                                                                                   
  • Use of Ethernet tester to carry out Y1544 as well as bandwidth test on newly provisioned links.

Qualifications, Skills & Competencies

  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Innovative, proactive and flexible.
  • Must be mechanically inclined. Construction, climbing, and rigging experience is necessary.
  • Ability and desire to climb heights up to 500 feet daily - Good physical condition and state.                                                     
  • Have proven, relevant work experience.
  • Ability to perform Telecom Rigger role.
  • Adhere to applicable Health & Safety laws, policies and best practice guidelines
  • Great team working skills - the ability to work as a team on the same site / engineering project.
  • Good technical background with a solid understanding of mobile and wireless projects.
  • OND in Computer science/Electrical Electronics Engineering.
  • Working on height



Demands of the Job

Working at late and odd hours.                                                                                                                                               

Frequent travelling when required.