Airport Field Engineer

  • Right Talent
  • Heathrow
  • Dec 17, 2019
Full time Administration Banking Architect & Design

Job Description

Company Information

My client is a mature communications company with over 30 years and is now the UK’s leading independent communications supplier specialising in the design, supply, installation, commissioning and maintenance of wireless voice and data networks.
Complete vendor independence provides it the opportunity to look impartially at each customer’s particular requirements and deliver the most cost effective solution in accordance with those requirements.
With offices UK wide as well as field engineering and sales staff located throughout the UK, My client is one of the few communications companies that is able to provide truly National service and support.

Main duties

Installation of IT Applications and Systems in the field.
Installation and fault finding on Telecommunication systems in the field.
Provide Technical assurance to customers in the field both on radio and associated IT infrastructure.
Cover Pager duties in support of customer Maintenance contracts.
Maintain Airside eligibility.
Assist with the preparation tender documents when needed.
Preparation of engineering reports as required.

Good standard of
Good Literacy and numeric
Most JT qualifications

MOD security


RF propagation
Strong IT experience specifically: Database management. Networking topologies:
DMR/PMR software applications.
Experience in fault finding across a multitude of telecommunication platforms.
At least 10 years within
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and
MPT 1327 Trunk radio
RF fault diagnostics.


Telecommunications exposure to technologies outside of the company core business, i.e. WIFI, database management, SATCOM, Fibre Optics
Exposure to PMR
Path profile


Process and procedure
Excellent written and telephone communication
Keen eye for attention to
Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a successful team.
Good planning and organisational skills
Ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines.
Ability to cope under
Ability to manage


Commitment to own personal
Creative and willing to contribute ideas and professional
Willingness to work unsociable hours at short notice if
“can do attitude”