Outside Plant Fibre Designers


Downer New Zealand is a significant player in the telecommunication’s industry a market leading organisation that differentiates itself through the quality of its people, through excellence in execution and through forming long standing relationships with our customers.

Exciting new opportunities exist to join our Fibre Design Teams with potential locations being Invercargill, Dunedin, Wellington, Palmerston North, Hastings and/or Auckland. Specific opportunities will depend on meeting their business needs.

Downer New Zealand is interested either experienced outside plant designers, and/or people looking to start a career in Fibre Optic Network design.

If you are an enthusiastic, motivated and driven person and would like to play an integral part in joining their team then this role is for you!

Network Designers deliver high quality design outcomes based on the sound application of telecommunications systems and practices.

About you:

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have a positive “can do” attitude with a drive to succeed
  • The aptitude to deal with a fast moving environment where change is the new norm
  • Be someone who dislikes mediocrity and seeks excellence in everything you do
  • The confidence and ability to take an active part in continuous improvement opportunities within Design
  • Skills in relevant customer software systems, word processing, spread sheeting and other computer software
  • A proven level of reliability
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Strong interpersonal skills as you will need to build and grow strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
  • A strong commercial awareness
  • Potentially have experience in the Telco outside plant fibre build, or provisioning area or be a designer wanting to join a winning team.
  • Potentially have Outside Plant civil build experience

    In return company offers:

    • An excellent opportunity to be part of a professional team where your skills will make a difference
    • The ability to significantly contribute to the performance and direction of our business and customer relationships

    To apply for these new opportunities visit www.downercareers.co.nz and search for reference number: 525701. Please submit a cover letter and current CV with your application.

    Closing date for applications: Thursday 9th July 2015