Due to the expansion of our engineering team we are looking to recruit a Field Supervisor to ensure that all works are completed safely, are compliant and to the HGC quality standard.  This is an exciting time to join the engineering team as the next phase of the company’s growth begins with new projects and clients coming onboard. This role will be pivotal in ensuring the consistency in delivering quality as the company continues to grow.

The Field Supervisor will work closely with the Delivery Manager, supporting them in delivering exceptional leadership and guidance to the field engineering team, trouble shooting and supervising engineering installations, testing and commissioning and supporting with stores, tools and vehicle management.  Ensuring onsite project completion sign off, quality and safety checks are completed according to schedule and ERS callout is managed to meet client demand.

This will be a varied role with time split between working on site and in the office as business requires with travel across the UK expected to enable completion of projects under your remit.

In return we offer a competitive package with overtime available and a great environment to work in.

Key responsibilities:

  • Always follow all Health and Safety guidelines, working closely with SHEQ Manager to accurately report on the engineering activities and carry out live audits.
  • Supervising the installation and testing of optic fibre networks
  • Supervising the installation of internal and external fibre within commercial or residential properties
  • Supervise the installation of internal or external cable containment
  • Compiling hard or soft copy of test results
  • Compiling hard or soft copy of “As builts”
  • Complete detailed daily project reports to Project Manager/Co-ordinator or Delivery Manager as appropriate
  • Auditing equipment, cable or cable core labelling to customer requirements
  • Ability to review, implement / change work pack instructions
  • Ability to review, implement / change work pack instructions
  • Flexible working approach to the working day and location
  • Training of engineers both onsite and in a classroom environment
  • Mentor to engineers enabling them to succeed in their role
  • Onsite retrospective and real time quality checks
  • Onsite safety checks
  • Production of redline mark ups if required
  • A55 submissions and audit blockages
  • DFE booking practices


  • Min 5 years’ experience in Telecoms
  • Experience working on Openreach or City Fibre networks
  • Experience in mentoring and/or leading people
  • Good written and verbal English language
  • Experience in installation and fault-finding knowledge
  • Experience in working in POP/FEX sites
  • NRSWA supervisor
  • Competent in MS Office
  • Knowledge of GIS systems
  • SA001 / SA002
  • Driving licence


  • PIA accreditations, K8, N23, N28, S5, S6, S7, S8

Interpersonal Skills:

  • Communication
  • Integrity
  • Team worker
  • Organisational skills
  • Team management / Flexible working
  • Decision making
  • Problem solving
  • Solution focused

To apply for this job email your details to info@hgcommsltd.co.uk.