Data Cabling Installers/Engineers

Main Responsibilities

  • Organise and assist in the installation of cable – fibre/copper
  • Test cable and set up – competent in use/interrogation of cable testing
  • Read drawings – proficient in extracting information
  • Terminate faceplate and patch panels proficient in all terminations – fibre/copper
  • Take instruction and complete tasks with time lines agreed by management
  • Instruct others to perform tasks and measure installation and commissioning of projects
  • Mark up drawings – complete ‘As Builts’ neatly and accurately to ensure all information is
  • captured
  • Supervise assistant Installers and installers – delegate certain tasks and monitor against
  • target
  • Complete paperwork of plans, variations, job sheets, bill of materials, scope of works specific
  • to both Kedington and client, returns – accurately and neatly
  • Complete health and safety risk assessments and method statements for all tasks – ensurethey are recorded and filed
  • Take care and responsibility of Kedington plant – keep register
  • Specific technical skills‐ in a minimum of one field e.g. Copper, Fibre, Electrical etc.
  • Analyse, problem solve, trouble shoot and correct
  • Able to see the finished job and plan project accordingly – working to agreed timelines
  • Take ownership of the day to day activities of a project and coordinate, direct, and supervisea number of installers and assistant installers
  • Communicate with managers, installers, assistant installers and customers
  • Negotiate with other trades men for space and time – site co‐ordination
  • Attend site meetings as per site managers instructions
  • Travel will be required throughout North and South of Ireland to project sites


Essential Criteria

  • Experience of termination and testing of Cat5e, Cat6, Cat7 or Fibre optic installations
  • CSR Card
  • Driving Licence
  • Hardworking, flexible attitude to types of work, location and hours
  • Team Player – look to help others out and mentor junior staff members
  • Ability to distinguish between colours, manual dexterity, basic literacy and numeracy
  • Ability to work safely at heights (Minimum working height of 3m)
  • Able to use email and online electronic documentation sign off tools


Desirable Criteria

  • Experience of running data cabling installation’s on site
  • Experience of patching within a live office environment of 100+ users
  • Fibre optic experience including splicing and testing
  • Blown Fibre experience
  • Electrically competent
  • Configuration of Wireless Aps, Routers and Switches
  • Fault finding experience
  • Previous experience of supervising staff
  • UPS experience

Kedington has successfully achieved the Investors in Diversity Silver Award for our commitment to

equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Job restrictions

The successful candidate must be eligible to work in Ireland / EU.

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About company

Kedington is the largest IT network infrastructure solutions company in Ireland. We provide active and passive IT network solutions, structured cabling and data centre engineering services to organisations of all sizes in the public and private sector.Due to the growing demands of our clients we have immediate vacancies for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity to work with Irelands largest IT network infrastructure solutions company and be part of some exciting projects. Read more