Data Cabling Engineer


CW 277081


IT & AV Technology


£25,000 to £30,000 Per Annum


Overtime, benefits



Contract Type:


Data Cabling Engineer - Manchester

Alecto Recruitment are currently looking for an experienced Data Cabling Engineer based around Manchester to join our clients expanding team, who are specialists within the Audio Visual industry. This position has become available due to company growth and would prefer someone at this time with experience that can hit the ground running.

Our client are a global company who specialist within the Audio Visual industry, specifically Installing and Maintaining Video conferencing equipment as well as Digital Signage and LED Screens. The company are well known and well respected and they are looking for Data Cablers who want a chance to expand their knowledge and career at an exciting, forward thinking company.

Key Responsibilities

  • Full voice and data installations including 1st and 2nd fixing cabling throughout a range of sites
  • Working across established and new sites
  • Installation of containments
  • Installation of fibre cable
  • Installation and termination of Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6a etc.
  • Fault finding and reporting on cabling issues and various communication systems
  • Completing and maintaining company and client paperwork

Experienced required

  • Hold previous data cabling experience (essential) and experience of data installations and testing using fluke test equipment
  • Be able to read site plans and plan work
  • Have experience of installations of comms cabinets and patching
  • Be able to liaise with internal and external personnel and have strong communication skills
  • Experience with fault finding and rectifying faults
  • Cat6 experience (desirable)
  • A large percentage of this role requires working away from home.
  • Hold a full UK driving licence
  • Hold a CSCS card
  • Have IPAF and PASMA certificates (desirable)
  • Be willing to travel within the UK and complete some out of hours work
  • Must be able to pass a DBS Check for site clearance at MOD locations


  • £25,000 - £30,000 (depending on experience)
  • Company van
  • All required uniform, PPE and tools
  • Minimum of 180 hours per month plus overtime available at 1.3x basic rate.
  • 22 days holiday + Bank Holidays

Alecto Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

If your experience matches, please forward your CV immediately.

We thank all applicants who respond, but only those short listed will be contacted.

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