Field Engineer - Zone 3 Midlands/East Anglia

Location: Salford Quays, M5 3TT (Hybrid working)

Contract Type: Full Time


12 Month FTC

You're a self motivated Field Engineer within Telecommunications.

You're looking to be responsible for setting up your own schedule.

You're the person looking to expand our current network by co-operating with suppliers, contractors and connecting CatV and Fibre-Optic Cables.

So what's in it for you?

You'll be the person to conduct effective site surveys identifying any space / power related issues whilst maintaining multi-vendor equipment deployed in the various TalkTalk Group Networks.

You'll be responsible for your own diary and schedule whilst completing tasks set by the Senior Field Engineer. You'll have access rights and process knowledge to enter BT Exchanges 24/7 and you'll be trained, authorised and excited to install elements.

You'll be responsible for scheduled maintenance and identifying potential issues whilst offering solutions to the Network Plan & Build Teams. You'll also have the ability to update various database banks whilst communicating with all departments within the business.

What's the day to day?

  • Install new hardware equipment from a multitude of vendors to support Network expansion

  • Commission new hardware equipment as per vendors procedures

  • Connect and commission new circuits via Fibre optics or Cat-V cable

  • Faults analysis of all service affecting faults to a satisfactory resolution

  • Identifying specific issues with space & power that may prevent further equipment installations

  • Ensure the welfare and H & S of themselves and colleagues

  • QA equipment installation to ensure standards are adhered to

  • Be part of an on-call rota

What do I need in order to deliver in the role?

You'll have previous experience in a similar role with a full clean driving license. You must also be able to provide your own vehicle.

If this sounds like the right position for you then apply away.

As a recognised Top 50 Inclusive Employer in the UK, we know that diversity means success and innovation. We want our workplace to reflect the communities and customer we serve. Being inclusive is part of our DNA; we are all 100% human, and we create a culture where you can truly be yourself.

We’re also not your usual 9-5. We are a dynamic workplace and we want to talk to you about how you like to work.


  • My Wellbeing

    We want you to feel good at work — and not just because you’re doing great things for our customers. We run lots of wellbeing initiatives throughout the year.

  • My Products

    We offer all of our people free TalkTalk Fibre, TV and Phone (you’ll be helping us make them what they are, so it’s only fair that you get to enjoy them).

  • My Flexibility

    We all lead different lives and like to work differently, so whether it's working from home or starting and finishing your day later, we’ll give you the flexibility you need to do your best work.

  • My Benefits

    Think company pension scheme, private medical insurance, income protection and life assurance, plus all sorts of other benefits designed to make your life easier.


Field Engineer - Zone 3 Midlands/East Anglia

Location: Salford Quays, M5 3TT

Contract Type: Full Time