Herotel Border: Team Leader - Civils (East London)

Team Leader: Civils

Company Herotel Border

Reference # HEROT_EC_TLC

Published 14/11/2021

Contract Type Permanent

Salary Market Related

Location East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa


The main duty of this position is to lead teams in the installation of aerial and civil fibre projects.

Job Functions Other,Supervisor

Industries ICT - Information & Communications Technology,IT - Information Technology,Telecommunications


Key Performance Areas would include, but are not limited to:

The Coordination of all Infrastructure installation functions which include the management of small teams, the planning of the installation of aerial and civil works, as part of a team reporting to a Site Supervisor as the immediate manager.

 This function is performance based and will refer to specific targets that must be achieved in order to meet job requirements.

 This entails the following activities:

o Arranging and Scheduling of Aerial pole planting, aerial fibre stringing as well as all civil works Project Teams

o Arranging and Scheduling Installations

o Managing Team Tools for installations

o Ensure Quality Installations.

o Manage installation spending to ensure savings.

o Continuous Progress Reporting to Site Managers.

o On-site Client Liaison

o Stock / Material Management and distribution thereof

o Quickly determine implementation priorities

o Ensure that all installation Risks are identified and communicated with the team and site managers.

o Tracking resource use and progress against daily targets and completing Timesheets

o Ensure that Health and Safety Rules are always adhered to and that site and workers are safe.

o Sign and complete Job Cards

o Vehicle and Tool Management – all damages and losses must be reported immediately


The successful candidate must have the following experience/skills: -

 Technical training considered an asset

 Experience using FO troubleshooting tools (i.e. OTDR, Mass Fusion Splicing, etc.)

 A valid driver’s license is required with a clean driving record

 Customer service skills

 Ability to work in a physically demanding atmosphere including, but is not limited to: carry, raise and climb a ladder, carry, lift and handle heavy equipment (manhole covers, cable reels)

 Self-disciplined, motivated, and organized

 Effective planning skills

 Management skills


 Grade 12

 Draughting diploma would be beneficial

Job Closing Date 21/11/2021

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