City Planner – Full Time – Cheltenham


City Planner – (UK wide)


Want to be part of the full fibre revolution, building a network for the future that is capable of 100 gigabits per second and beyond, driving the UK from 34th place to top five for internet speed, and powering 5G, setting a standard for innovation and leading in the market?

If so, our client are seeking talented teams across the UK to design and deliver Gigabit Cities. With a £4 billion investment programme underway and plans to deliver full fibre to 8 million premises, now is the perfect time to get involved.

Responsibilities: –

You’ll be a planning expert for civil routes and fibre, understanding ‘Fibre In The Home’ designs. With your solution-orientated approach, you’ll drive improvements across the team and cultivate key relationships, contributing to the success of the network.

* On-site blueprint interpretation

* Contractor and Authorities query resolution

* Project management and collaboration with designers

* Management and governance of works in compliance with guidelines and code of practice

* Manage and advise on capacity within the Fibre in the home city

* Development, implementation, and championing of network elements

* Improvement of network capacity monitoring and operational excellence, utilising automation and AI to drive a lean operating model

* Forecast Capital Expenses and Operating Expenses for designed infrastructure projects

In-depth knowledge of the following key skills including: –

* Experience in manipulating data and metadata underpinning a fibre design

* Knowledge of Diversionary works code of practice and its application

* Ability to produce detailed industry-standard level of survey, installation and as-built documentation

* Understanding of long-distance fibre networks, Comsof FibrePlanIT and GE Smallworld software

* Driving license

Desirable and beneficial Skills



* Civils Planning

* NRSWA accreditation to supervisor level

Benefits include but not limited to: –

* Car allowance

* 25 days’ holiday,

* a day off on your birthday,

* Fantastic bonus structure

* Private healthcare


Job Type: Permanent

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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