Job: Rigging Team Leader

To apply for this job, complete the application form and return, via email or post to the HR Department at Clarke Telecom Head Office.


Rigging Team Leader
Field based
Job Brief

The purpose of this role is to carry out works as dictated by the National Rigging Manager. Conversant with a variety of network providers which includes O2 and Vodafone, T-Mobile/MBNL/AIRWAVE and HUAWEI etc.
Working with the team leader and independently and be conversant in the alignment of antennas using SPAA005 tool and also testing of feeders for all networks using Site-master. The Rigger must be computer literate to ensure all handoverHandover documents need to be submitted electronically. The Rigger works alongside a team Leader who is responsible for the delivery of rigging projects which have been allocated to him/her on behalf of Clarke Telecom for its customers to time, cost and quality and to the customers Service Level Agreements.

The Rigger has a key responsibility in ensuring the implementation of safe working practices whilst working on site.


Duties & Responsibilities

Delivery/Contractual Management
• Carrying out management of all rigging activities while on site, installation of feeders, antenna, mast head amplifiers and all other associated equipment in a quality manner
• Installation of all antennas to the correct bearings/tilts and alignment in accordance with the Site Selection Form (SSF)
Client Management
• Liaison with customer Radio Planner from site when required to confirm the customers requirement in the event of confusion, incorrect SSF or clarification is required
Supplier Management
• Implementation of the correct man on site process depending upon type of site (customer specific)
• Ensuring rigging vehicle is operational and safe to drive and maintained correctly
• Registering on site and entering the site health and safety register if applicable
• On call 24/7 for all riggers on site or personal issues/problems
• Supplying the complete and correct documentation for client Handover.

Essential Knowledge and Skills

• Experience in a similar rigging role within the Mobile Telecommunications Industry
• Advanced Climbing qualification
• First aid at heights
• GCSE B minimum in English and Maths
• Valid driving license (no more than 3 points)

Desirable Knowledge and Skills

• Experience of specific network being recruited for (specific to tenders being won)

Hours of Work
50 hour week

Complete the application form, and return via email to or post to the HR Department at Clarke Telecom Head Office.

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