We are continually interested in hearing from professionals and engineers from disciplines across the telecommunications sectors. We are currently seeking people for the below positions, permanent and contract opportunities.

Job Title Location Salary/Rate
Fibre Cabling Engineers Midlands PAYE - salary around £25-£28k + package PRICE WORK - on codes Expand
Fibre Cabling Engineers Suffolk Day rate for work Expand
Fibre Cabling Engineers London Day rate for work Expand
Fibre Cabling Engineers Taunton Day rate for work Expand
Copper Jointer Glasgow Price work Expand
National Electric Vehicle Charging - Project Manager Brighouse £50 to £60,000pa with Car and Package Expand
Telecommunications Speculative UK Wide To be confirmed Expand
Fibre Engineers Bristol/Swindon £28k to £32k per year Expand
Fibre Engineers Edinburgh £28k to £32k per year Expand
Fibre Engineers Huddersfield/M62 Corridor £28k to £32k per year Expand
Trainee Groundworker Huddersfield £18k - £21k basic + bonus for productivity (starting salary) Expand
Network Build and Planning Manager Brighouse £50 to £60,000pa with Car and Package Expand
Copper Network Engineer North West Long Term Contract - Price work Expand

Job title : Fibre Cabling Engineers

Location : Midlands

Description :

SDH Project Services are recruiting a number of fibre cabling engineers for work across Midlands, predominantly in the Coventry area. Work will entail working on overhead and underground cabling.

We require engineers to work on Fibre cabling contracts. There are opportunities to be working on price work or PAYE on the books.

Engineers will have previous experience of working on external fibre cabling projects - either underground through ducts or overhead on poles.

  • Fibre Cabling
  • Blown Fibre
  • Rodding & Roping
  • Risk Assessments
  • Site Surveys

We will provide van/fuel/tools/equipment

Work will be across the Midlands (Coventry) to begin with, but other opportunities will become available across the UK. Work is on a 12 month rolling contract.

When applying, please supply a cover letter detailing any BT/Virgin accreditations you hold.

Positions due to start in September - please email a CV for consideration

We may also look to employ Junior telecoms engineers but you MUST have some experience in the industry even if it is just a 4-6 week course.

Salary : PAYE - salary around £25-£28k + package PRICE WORK - on codes

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Fibre Cabling Engineers

Location : Suffolk

Description :

SDH Project Services are recruiting a number of fibre cabling engineers for work, this will entail working on overhead and underground cabling.

We require engineers to work on Fibre cabling contracts.

Engineers will have previous experience of working on external fibre cabling projects - either underground through ducts or overhead on poles.

  • Fibre Cabling
  • Blown Fibre
  • Rodding & Roping
  • Risk Assessments
  • Site Surveys

We will provide van/fuel/tools/equipment

Work will be across the Suffolk, London and Taunton regions to begin with, but other opportunities will become available across the UK. Work is on a 12 month rolling contract.

When applying, please supply a cover letter detailing any BT/Virgin accreditations you hold.

Please email a CV for consideration.

Options for employment

Day rate for work

Salary : Day rate for work

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Fibre Cabling Engineers

Location : London

Description :

SDH Project Services are recruiting a number of fibre cabling engineers for work, this will entail working on overhead and underground cabling.

We require engineers to work on Fibre cabling contracts.

Engineers will have previous experience of working on external fibre cabling projects - either underground through ducts or overhead on poles.

  • Fibre Cabling
  • Blown Fibre
  • Rodding & Roping
  • Risk Assessments
  • Site Surveys

We will provide van/fuel/tools/equipment

Work will be across the Suffolk, London and Taunton regions to begin with, but other opportunities will become available across the UK. Work is on a 12 month rolling contract.

When applying, please supply a cover letter detailing any BT/Virgin accreditations you hold.

Please email a CV for consideration.

Options for employment

Day rate for work

Salary : Day rate for work

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Fibre Cabling Engineers

Location : Taunton

Description :

SDH Project Services are recruiting a number of fibre cabling engineers for work, this will entail working on overhead and underground cabling.

We require engineers to work on Fibre cabling contracts.

Engineers will have previous experience of working on external fibre cabling projects - either underground through ducts or overhead on poles.

  • Fibre Cabling
  • Blown Fibre
  • Rodding & Roping
  • Risk Assessments
  • Site Surveys

We will provide van/fuel/tools/equipment

Work will be across the Suffolk, London and Taunton regions to begin with, but other opportunities will become available across the UK. Work is on a 12 month rolling contract.

When applying, please supply a cover letter detailing any BT/Virgin accreditations you hold.

Please email a CV for consideration.

Options for employment

Day rate for work

Salary : Day rate for work

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Copper Jointer

Location : Glasgow

Description :

We are currently looking for a Telecoms Copper Network Engineers to work in Glasgow and the surrounding areas. On offer is a competitive Rate card (Price Work).

You will need :

  • Experience of D Side Work in DSLAMs and PCP
  • Experience of E Side Jointing (preferable, not essential)
  • Experience of compressions
  • Experience of Site Surveys
  • Experience of Rodding and Roping ducts
  • Experience of Pumps, blowers and generators
  • Experience of Risk assessments
  • Experience of completing A55s

The role :

You will be working as a two-man gang on the BT Network and work may also include HD pods and DL/RLs. A good knowledge of working in PCPs and DSLAMs is essential for the role. If a job cannot be completed, the ability to complete an A55 and fill out a survey is also included in the role. All paperwork and photographs need to be of a high standard to ensure that payment for work can be processed. Abrasive Wheels training and G Fast specific modules will be provided before any work on the network is started.

You must have :

  • NRSWA
  • Full Driving Licence (min 1 per gang)
  • Confined Spaces Awareness
  • F 5 Working in PCPs
  • F10 PCP Construction and Maintenance
  • A 9 Underground Safety
  • N 24
  • N 25
  • Abrasive wheels

Salary : Price work

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : National Electric Vehicle Charging - Project Manager

Location : Brighouse

Description :

Department: Operations, Electric Vehicle Department

Reports To: Head of Operations

Key Purpose of Role

To be the overall lead of the Electric Vehicle Charging department including business development, project management and end to end leadership of the team. The role will also involve being on site, managing civil engineering contractors & in-house staff, so good knowledge of civil engineering processes are key.

Key Responsibilities of the Role

  • To develop this business across the market place, developing effective relationships with clients and seeking out new opportunities.
  • To own the end to end program delivery including, design, programme of works and delivery of all target in line with customer requirements.
  • To manage planning and deployment of appropriate resource including when required recruitment, ensuring that workstacks are managed, service is delivered within agreed SLAs and in the most efficient way possible.
  • To build strong and effective relationships with direct reports, clients and key stakeholders in order to deliver first class service.
  • Responsible for all commercial elements of the department, including P&L delivery, delivery against contract requirements, controlling and managing costs and compensation events.
  • To lead a team of coordinators, engineers as and when the department grows.
  • To act as a role model for the team and colleagues instilling SDH company values.
  • Drive continuous performance improvement and ongoing development of all direct reports. This is to include performance management where required.
  • Overall owner of all health and safety requirements along with ensuring the wellbeing of all direct reports. Responsible in creating and instilling a safety culture across the team.
  • To own and grow the financial performance of the department including driving down operational costs wherever possible.
  • To ensure all requirements of the contract are delivered within agreed SLAs and ensure all customer requirements are met including compliance.
  • Conduct formal audits of sites for Quality, H&S, CDM compliance throughout the whole design and build process.
  • The identification and instruction of sub-contractors in line with the Company's on-boarding process
  • Review declaration release sites, programming and scheduling of works into the delivery process
  • Procurement and allocation of manpower, plant, materials and equipment on a site by site basis in line with project roll out timescales
  • Undertake pre-commencement of works site surveys, pre-start meetings, ensuring all key team and sub-contractors attend. Issue fully minuted site progress meeting reports
  • Compliance of the CDM regulations
  • Conduct formal audits of sites for Quality, H&S, CDM compliance throughout the whole design and build process.

Minimum Expectations

  • Strong Health and Safety awareness.
  • Experience in the Electric Vehicle charging industry.
  • Experienced in business development and client relations.
  • Proven track record as a leader delivering within the construction industry.
  • Significant experience in leading field-based civil engineering teams across a large geography.
  • Strong commercial awareness.
  • Experienced in managing a P&L in excess of £30m.
  • Strong project management experience including being able to create and manage a programme of works.
  • Outstanding leadership, communications and organisational skills.
  • Ability to motivate oneself and a team of both field based and desk based employees.
  • Ability to demonstrate problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Strong understanding of EV construction.
  • Experience in delivering to, and challenging, stakeholders up to Director level.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience around operational grip.
  • Act as a point of contact with the client and work closely with them building strong and effective relationships.
  • Results driven with a track record of delivering sustainable performance within a challenging, dynamic, fast pasted environment.
  • Strong understanding of HR people management processes and how they are effectively implemented by the business.
  • Team player with the ability to work across departments to get the job done.
  • Proven track record in delivering change.

Qualifications / knowledge

  • Degree educated or work-related experience
  • Must have New Roads and Street Works Qualifications
  • SMSTS Qualification
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Working on the highway
  • Experience of Small to Medium Construction Projects
  • Ability to read and fully understand construction drawings and detailed design information contained within the Drawing Pack.
  • MS Office skills

Salary : £50 to £60,000pa with Car and Package

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Telecommunications Speculative

Location : UK Wide

Description :

At SDH Project Services, we are always happy to receive speculative CVs from people looking for their next job role.

Primarily we work in the telecommunications industry, below are some of the roles we would generally recruit for, should you wish to send in a CV enquiring about any roles we have now or in the future, please email a CV in word to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • Project Manager – Fibre & Copper (Openreach experience)
  • Project Manager – Civils
  • Supervisor – Fibre & Copper (Openreach experience)
  • Supervisor – Civils
  • Quality Auditor – External telecoms (Openreach experience)
  • Fibre Engineers (Splicing & Testing)
  • Copper Engineers (Openreach experience)
  • Civils Gangs

Salary : To be confirmed

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Fibre Engineers

Location : Bristol/Swindon

Description :

We are looking for Fibre engineers that have experience and ability to build and thoroughly test various Fibre Optic networks - more specifically Openreach, City Fibre and National Grid.

Key experience required:

  • Testing networks to client specification. Ability to record tests, create print outs and deliver reports to prescribed timescales and all other elements required to undertake the testing of the installed fibre cable.
  • Ability to find, recognise and understand fault whether it be a faulty splice, a micro-bend, fibre creepage, a trapped fibre etc.
  • Ability to understand cable diagrams and fibre splicing schematics and overlaying this to what is on site.
  • Comfortable with prepping and Splicing 12 and to up to 432 fibres, on any size cable, in various types of joints and producing work at required outputs on a daily basis.
  • Ability to install and work on ODF panels and internal tray and containment work.
  • Experience in working in various external street cabinets.
  • Understanding and experience on working in confined spaces, overheads and customer internal locations.
  • Blowing fibre bundle/cable.
  • Working inside customer premises to splice fibres, run cable, install and test equipment.
  • Ability to work away from home for short periods and work in callout rotas for 1 week per month to cover ERS Works.
  • Good Customer Facing Skills

Accreditations and skills required:

  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 1 – Basic Principles of Communications Cabling
  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 2 – Fibre Optic Cabling in an Internal Environment
  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 3 – Fibre Optic Cabling in an External Environment
  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 4 – Copper Cabling in an Internal Environment
  • NRSWA Unit 2 - Signing, Lighting and Guarding
  • Full UK driving licence
  • CSCS Card
  • BT accreditations - G01, A8, A9, A12, A13, CSA, J1, J2, J4, J5, J6, A12, J5, N23, N5, N6, N7, N8, N9, N15, 3A.
  • Confined space awareness and or entry medium risk

This is a permanent, full-time position with van, fuel and tools provided.

Salary : £28k to £32k per year

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Fibre Engineers

Location : Edinburgh

Description :

We are looking for Fibre engineers that have experience and ability to build and thoroughly test various Fibre Optic networks - more specifically Openreach, City Fibre and National Grid.

Key experience required:

  • Testing networks to client specification. Ability to record tests, create print outs and deliver reports to prescribed timescales and all other elements required to undertake the testing of the installed fibre cable.
  • Ability to find, recognise and understand fault whether it be a faulty splice, a micro-bend, fibre creepage, a trapped fibre etc.
  • Ability to understand cable diagrams and fibre splicing schematics and overlaying this to what is on site.
  • Comfortable with prepping and Splicing 12 and to up to 432 fibres, on any size cable, in various types of joints and producing work at required outputs on a daily basis.
  • Ability to install and work on ODF panels and internal tray and containment work.
  • Experience in working in various external street cabinets.
  • Understanding and experience on working in confined spaces, overheads and customer internal locations.
  • Blowing fibre bundle/cable.
  • Working inside customer premises to splice fibres, run cable, install and test equipment.
  • Ability to work away from home for short periods and work in callout rotas for 1 week per month to cover ERS Works.
  • Good Customer Facing Skills

Accreditations and skills required:

  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 1 – Basic Principles of Communications Cabling
  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 2 – Fibre Optic Cabling in an Internal Environment
  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 3 – Fibre Optic Cabling in an External Environment
  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 4 – Copper Cabling in an Internal Environment
  • NRSWA Unit 2 - Signing, Lighting and Guarding
  • Full UK driving licence
  • CSCS Card
  • BT accreditations - G01, A8, A9, A12, A13, CSA, J1, J2, J4, J5, J6, A12, J5, N23, N5, N6, N7, N8, N9, N15, 3A.
  • Confined space awareness and or entry medium risk

This is a permanent, full-time position with van, fuel and tools provided.

Salary : £28k to £32k per year

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Fibre Engineers

Location : Huddersfield/M62 Corridor

Description :

We are looking for Fibre engineers that have experience and ability to build and thoroughly test various Fibre Optic networks - more specifically Openreach, City Fibre and National Grid.

Key experience required:

  • Testing networks to client specification. Ability to record tests, create print outs and deliver reports to prescribed timescales and all other elements required to undertake the testing of the installed fibre cable.
  • Ability to find, recognise and understand fault whether it be a faulty splice, a micro-bend, fibre creepage, a trapped fibre etc.
  • Ability to understand cable diagrams and fibre splicing schematics and overlaying this to what is on site.
  • Comfortable with prepping and Splicing 12 and to up to 432 fibres, on any size cable, in various types of joints and producing work at required outputs on a daily basis.
  • Ability to install and work on ODF panels and internal tray and containment work.
  • Experience in working in various external street cabinets.
  • Understanding and experience on working in confined spaces, overheads and customer internal locations.
  • Blowing fibre bundle/cable.
  • Working inside customer premises to splice fibres, run cable, install and test equipment.
  • Ability to work away from home for short periods and work in callout rotas for 1 week per month to cover ERS Works.
  • Good Customer Facing Skills

Accreditations and skills required:

  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 1 – Basic Principles of Communications Cabling
  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 2 – Fibre Optic Cabling in an Internal Environment
  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 3 – Fibre Optic Cabling in an External Environment
  • City & Guilds 3667-02 Unit 4 – Copper Cabling in an Internal Environment
  • NRSWA Unit 2 - Signing, Lighting and Guarding
  • Full UK driving licence
  • CSCS Card
  • BT accreditations - G01, A8, A9, A12, A13, CSA, J1, J2, J4, J5, J6, A12, J5, N23, N5, N6, N7, N8, N9, N15, 3A.
  • Confined space awareness and or entry medium risk

This is a permanent, full-time position with van, fuel and tools provided.

Salary : £28k to £32k per year

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Trainee Groundworker

Location : Huddersfield

Description :

SDH Project Services are looking for people who want to gain a career in the Civils/Groundworks industry.

Working in the Huddersfield and surrounding areas, you will be working on Telecommunications network builds.

You will be working with an experienced team and given on the job training and other training as required.

Candidate Profile

  • Self-starter willing to listen & learn
  • Willingness to work long hours as required
  • Physically fit as this is physical and demanding work

Job Responsibilities

  • General labouring work on utilities contract
  • Reinstatement / backfilling
  • Use of tools and equipment once trained
  • Jointly responsible for the plant and equipment used
  • Assess any risks and hazards
  • Completing appropriate paperwork
  • Working as part of a team to ensure your own and others safety
  • Advising members of the public of any hazards

Candidates MUST be willing to work long hours as required, early starts and late finishes are frequently required.

We will offer a very competitive salary with increases in pay, once the Project Manager deems you to have reached the next level in your experience.

You will complete company and client inductions and have a drug & alcohol test before starting.

Salary : £18k - £21k basic + bonus for productivity (starting salary)

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Network Build and Planning Manager

Location : Brighouse

Description :

Department: Operations, Client Account Manager

Reports To: Head of Operations

Salary :

Base Salary £50 to £60,000
Performance related bonus up to 20%
Car or Car allowance
Pension

Key Purpose of Role :

To lead in the program delivery of a full Fibre to the Home network build across a region on behalf of a prestige client.

Key Responsibilities of the Role

  • To own the end to end program delivery including, design, programme of works and delivery of all target in line with customer requirements.
  • To manage planning and deployment of appropriate resource including when required recruitment, ensuring that work-stacks are managed, service is delivered within agreed SLAs and in the most efficient way possible.
  • To build strong and effective relationships with direct reports, clients and key stakeholders in order to deliver first class service.
  • Responsible for all commercial elements of the build, including P&L delivery, delivery against contract requirements, controlling and managing costs and compensation events.
  • To lead a team of Project Managers (construction and fibre), Supervisors, Co-ordinators, Customer Liaison Officers, SHEQ Co-ordinator
  • To act as a role model for the team and colleagues instilling SDH company values.
  • Drive continuous performance improvement and ongoing development of all direct reports. This is to include performance management where required.
  • Overall owner of all health and safety requirements along with ensuring the wellbeing of all direct reports. Responsible in creating and instilling a safety culture across the team.
  • To own and grow the financial performance of team including driving down operational costs wherever possible across your region.
  • To ensure all requirements of the contract are delivered within agreed SLAs and ensure all customer requirements are met including compliance.

Minimum Expectations

  • Strong Health and Safety awareness.
  • Proven track record in leading the build of full fibre networks.
  • Proven track record as a leader delivering within the Telecoms industry.
  • Significant experience in leading field-based engineering teams across a large geography.
  • Strong commercial awareness.
  • Experienced in managing a P&L in excess of £30m.
  • Strong project management experience including being able to create and manage a programme of works.
  • Outstanding leadership, communications and organisational skills.
  • Ability to motivate oneself and a team of both field based and desk based employees.
  • Ability to demonstrate problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Strong understanding of fibre networks and build.
  • Experience in delivering to, and challenging, stakeholders up to Director level.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience around operational grip.
  • Act as a point of contact with the client and work closely with them building strong and effective relationships.
  • Results driven with a track record of delivering sustainable performance within a challenging, dynamic, fast pasted environment.
  • Strong understanding of HR people management processes and how they are effectively implemented by the business.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills.
  • Team player with the ability to work across departments to get the job done.
  • Proven track record in delivering change.

Salary : £50 to £60,000pa with Car and Package

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860

Job title : Copper Network Engineer

Location : North West

Description :

We are currently looking for a Telecoms Copper Network Engineers to work on G Fast and Nokia Pods in the North East, North West and Yorkshire areas. On offer is a competitive Rate card (Price Work)

You will need:

  • Experience of D Side Work in DSLAMs and PCP
  • Experience of E Side Jointing (Preferable not essential)
  • Experience of compressions
  • Experience of Site Surveys
  • Experience of Rodding and Roping ducts
  • Experience of Pumps, blowers and generators
  • Experience of Risk assessments
  • Experience of completing A55s.

The role:

You will be working as a two-man gang on Huawei G Fast and Nokia Pods and work may also include Huawei HD pods and DL/RLs. A good knowledge of working in PCPs and DSLAMs is essential for the role. If a job cannot be completed, the ability to complete an A55 and fill out a survey is also included in the role. All paperwork and Photographs need to be of a high standard to ensure payment for work can be processed. Abrasive Wheels training and G Fast specific modules will be provided before any work on the network is started.

You will have:

  • NRSWA
  • Full Driving Licence (Min 1 per gang)
  • Confined Spaces Awareness
  • F 5 Working in PCPs
  • F10 PCP Construction and Maintenance
  • A 9 Underground Safety
  • N 24
  • N 25
  • Abrasive wheels

For more information please call SDH on 01484 719860 or email your CV

Salary : Long Term Contract - Price work

SDH Contact : please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a recent CV, or call 01484 719 860