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26 Aug 2017 E. Australia Standard Time

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Job ID: 539830

Job type: Full time

Location: Brisbane, Woolloongabba

Categories: Construction, Management, Trades, Telecommunications, Maintenance, Project Management

Who we are

Downer is a diversified engineering and services business. With over 19,000 employees we build strong relationships of trust with our customers, truly understanding and predicting their needs and bringing them world leading insights and solutions.

Position summary

Our Infrastructure Services division operates three business units: Road Services; Infrastructure Projects and Utilities. As we continue our evolution of growth and innovation, the best people are critical to our success in supporting our customers and catering to market demands.

Downer`s Telecommunications business is contracted to its client to design and construct Australia`s High Speed National Broadband Network (NBN) using various technologies including FTTX. Our current contracts will see us execute varied works including Single Dwelling Units (SDU) drops, Multi Dwelling Units (MDU) builds and network extensions and augmentation. All works are to the customer`s Premises Connection Device (PCD) or Intermediate Connection Device (ICD) which allows end users to connect to the NBN. Works may also include Inside Plant ISP exchange work and Inter Exchange Networks IEN.

Downer is now seeking Scoping Supervisor to join our Woolloongabba team. Reporting to the Construction Manager, this position will be responsible for effectively managing a team of field scopers, including conducting exchange and customer end surveys and return of the field survey packs to the design house to meet customer needs.


  • Experience in telecommunications industry is essential (preferably exposure gained across NBN projects).
  • Experience in management of a team of scopers/surveyors.
  • Strong proficiency in understanding Telstra drawings and NPams data.
  • Proficient in Telstra DBoRs; TRAC, Multiman, GDD, CADLINK, and Node Manager.
  • NBN network construction experience desirable.
  • Experience and understanding of NBN`s network design rules.
  • Proven quality assurance experience in a design and construction capacity within the Telecommunications industry highly desirable.
  • Telstra Outside Plant network knowledge.
  • Excellent knowledge of the telecommunications cabling standards and regulations.
  • Experience working with customers to optimise service delivery and proven relationship building skills.
  • High attention to detail and effective time management / organisational skills, coupled with well-developed verbal and written skills.
  • Self-motivated team player who is objective orientated.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment.
  • Ability to multitask and work within a fast-paced, ever changing environment.
  • Intermediate use of MS office suite.
  • An attitude that engages all individuals by way of clear communication and effective interaction.


  • An opportunity to work for a major ASX listed company.
  • The ability to build your professional career in a multi-disciplined business environment.
  • A supportive and dynamic team environment.
  • A workplace that takes responsibility and accountability for the care and protection of peers, the business, the communities in which we operate, and the environment.


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For more information please contact: Lauren Karan - Talent & Sourcing Business Partner

E: lauren.karan@downergroup.com (Please note that applications will not be accepted via email. Please submit your application via the advertisement).

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Closing Date: 26 Aug 2017 E. Australia Standard Time

Date Posted
Construction, Architecture & Interior Design
Brisbane, QLD
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