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Project Manager (Telecommunications) at Kloverharris Limited

Kloverharris Limited is a Human resource/IT Consulting company that provides high quality services to businesses across Africa. We pride ourselves in how well we assist organizations overcome challenges that bother on optimal performance by proffering a wide array of solutions through the use of deep IT expertise, industry- wide expertise and highly proficient tools.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Project Manager (Telecommunications)

Location: Lagos

Job Summary

  • The Telecommunications Specialist has primary project management responsibility for the installation, repair, and preventive maintenance of the telecommunication systems (data, telephone, networks, video, fiber).
  • The person will be responsible for writing specifications for bidding, implementation of installations, and monitoring vendor compliance.

Responsibilities

  • Assists professional staff, outside technicians and contractor/vendors with system planning, project management, installation and implementation, trouble shooting, and problem resolution related of the systems.
  • Assists professional staff in preparing project specifications, implementation and final performance check out.
  • Provide backup support on distance learning systems; trouble shoots and effects repair directly or calls in vendor support for T1, fiber, PBX, and data networks.
  • Responsible for special setups such as registration events and other special telephone, data, or video networks.
  • Assembles and installs voice and data network components and other communications equipment connecting units with inside and outside service wires. Checks installed equipment for proper operation.
  • Installs and repairs communication wiring/cables, splices cables, waterproofs cables, and similar duties. Performance of these duties may require working in tunnels or on ladders.
  • Operates computer assisted design equipment in support of data networks.
  • Specifies, trains for and monitors the use of test equipment.
  • Provides technical assistance to users to determine system needs and cost.
  • Designs/maintains the cable plant for new data/telephone/video networks.
  • Ascertains equipment malfunctions using industry approved testing procedures, locates and diagnoses the nature of defect, and repairs malfunctions.
  • Supervise installations, repairs and maintenance of video projection equipment used in classrooms.
  • Responsible for maintaining skill level and knowledge of developments within the field by participation in training opportunities, studying manuals, and reading journals and technical publications.
  • Performs duties characteristic of lower and/or similarly classified technicians/engineers.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Telecommunications Manager.
  • Maintains communication/fiber optic equipment and parts inventory/records; requisitions parts and equipment according to procedures.
  • Install, repair, and maintain PC’s, data and voice equipment used in a network configuration between campuses and remote locations.
  • Document work performed. Maintain accurate records of software and appropriate hardware settings, stating equipment location and features, as-built drawings of all telecommunication systems, and system cable records.
  • Supervise student workers as needed.

Required Qualifications

  • Associates Degree in Electronics or Data Communications. BS or BA degree preferred.
  • Substantial experience in a comprehensive data installation and repair facility running local and metropolitan area networks.
  • Experience coordinating and prioritizing work assignments and maintaining work flow to meet deadlines.
  • Working knowledge of electricity and electronics and sophisticated electronic testing equipment.
  • Working knowledge of personal computers.
  • Ability to read and interpret complex electronic equipment schematics.
  • Ability to deal harmoniously with vendor/contractors in implementing various projects.
  • Ability to physically perform the duties of the job such as lifting equipment, laying wires in tunnels, etc.
  • Ability to maintain a satisfactory work performance and attendance record.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Substantial experience in construction of wire plant for voice, data and fiber.
  • Experience in telephone line, trunk circuits and basic telephony principals.
  • Experience in basic video and audio technology.
  • Familiar with principles of compressed video distance learning systems.
  • Experience in PC, printer and related equipment diagnostics and repair.

Deadline: 6th September, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: recruitment@kloverharris.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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