Optical fiber technician is responsible for maintaining uptime and quality of the network segment (both optical media & equipment) assigned to him by undertaking periodic preventive maintenance activities and ensuring effective fault management in case of fault occurrence. He is also required to coordinate activities for installation and commissioning of Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) as per the route plan.


ITI/ Diploma/ Bachelor in Technology (Any field)


co-ordinate installation & commissioning of optical fiber cables (OFC)

  • Carrying out inspection of route plan
  • Co-ordinating trenching,laying,jointing and blowing of cables
  • Testing effectiveness of jointing
  • Closing the activity and documentating the test results

undertake condition based maintenance & planned repair activities

  • Patroling assigned cable routes
  • Carrying out planned maintenance testing and repairs
  • Carrying out condition based maintenance of equipment's deployed at POPs
  • Closing the activity and documenting the test results

perform corrective maintenance/ restoration of optical faults

  • Ensure timely response to the change work orders
  • Implement change work order and test effectiveness of change
  • Reporting and documenting the status