Field Engineer Operations

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Date: Feb 28, 2024

Location: Nadi, FJ

Company: Digicel Pacific

At Digicel, we are looking for dynamic people to join our growing team. These fantastic opportunities are available and if you have the ability to operate effectively in a fast paced telecommunication industry and meet the desired requirements; then we would like to hear from you!

Field Operations Engineer 

We are seeking to hire a highly motivated individual in the role of Field Operations Engineer – West to join our Technical Team.

The role is based in Nadi reporting to the Team Leader Field Operations. As the Field Operations Engineer, you will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of all APM/DBS, power and transmission equipment and the monitoring of all related environmental factors throughout your region, to ensure 100% availability of all radio base stations at all times.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring all network KPIs are met on monthly basis and strive to streamline processes and delivery of services in smarter way.
  • Carrying out all planned and maintenance as per the set schedule including but not limited to conducting standby generator and battery routine, maintenance of power equipment and automatic transfer switch maintenance.
  • Maintenance of solar equipment on site including cleaning of solar panels, battery terminals, wiring of the solar panel and rectifier unit.
  • Maintenance of shell for the generators on sites to prevent rusting.
  • End to end maintenance of all microwave and APM equipment’s.
  • Swiftly responding to all breakdowns and implementing repairs as per set standards.
  • Liaising with equipment suppliers and maintenance contractors to ensure set timelines are adhered to.
  • Ensuring standard procedures are followed at all times.
  • Compiling and submitting weekly performance reports to your supervisor.

Academic qualifications, Skills & Experience required for this role:

  • A diploma or degree in telecommunications/electronics
  • At least three (3) years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Sound knowledge on the operation and maintenance of microwave transmission systems.
  • Hands-on knowledge on power system maintenance and operation.
  • Ability to climb on towers to carry out maintenance works on Telco equipment with detailed working knowledge of telephony operations.
  • Working knowledge of GSM principles and radio base station with detailed understanding of radio transmitter, receivers and antennae.
  • Thorough understanding of DC and AC power systems.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent leadership skills/qualities.
  • A group 2 drivers license.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and handle multiple priority assignments simultaneously.

Express your interest for the above role via Digicel’s Careers Page @,  no later than 5pm on Friday 20 October 2023. All applications must be attached with a cover letter, most recent resume, referee details and copies of required qualifications. Applicants must apply online via Digicel Website/Careers Page. Hard copy applications or applications sent via emails will not be accepted.

Digicel Fiji (PTE) Limited is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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