Build Delivery Lead

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1,001-5,000 employees
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This is a hybrid role which combines working from home for some of the week, with office and site visits.

Our goal at CityFibre is to unlock the digital potential of Britain by creating a broadband network that works seamlessly for everyone, every day. Powerful, gigabit-speed connections that enable people across entire communities to enjoy life in full flow. To do this, we make sure that our people’s voices are heard, their ideas are welcomed, and everyone is given the opportunity to make a real impact.

We’re a Times Top 50 Employer for Gender Equality; are endorsed by WORK180; have pledged our commitment to the Armed Forces Covenant; and are a Disability Confident Employer. Working together with our Employee Networks, we’re committed to changing the industry for everyone.

What you can expect from us

Everyone at CityFibre has an important part to play, and we reflect that in our benefits. With a competitive salary depending on experience + a car allowance, when you join us, you’ll also enjoy 25 days’ holiday, a day off on your birthday, a day off to support a charity or organisation of your choice, a performance-related bonus scheme, and private healthcare.

How you’ll change it up

As a Build Delivery Lead, you’ll help us fill our ambition of delivering Fibre to the Home (FTTH) to 8 million premises across the UK. You’ll be responsible for the technical capability of your assigned workstreams for all build related assurance activity. Day to day, this is some of what you can expect to be doing:

  • Ensuring quality standards and Build Partner adherence to DR10 process and requirements, monitoring DR10 submissions from the Build Partner
  • Taking responsibility for the oversight of defect performance and trends in line with contractual obligations
  • Providing a clear view of Local Authority defects, including category, volumes, and overall quality impact
  • Monitoring and managing all Depotnet and Progressive Assurance related activities
  • Owning the agreed schedule of BDUK witness tests, to drive quality and compliance to CityFibre build specifications
  • Monitoring fibre test results at handover stage ensuring they are fully compliant to CityFibre specifications

What you’ll bring to the role

You’ll have strong and current project management experience gained within a telecoms or utilities environment, alongside a thorough understanding of fibre architecture and build methodologies. You’ll also bring the following with you:

  • Fibre Optic / Cabling Installation experience (certifications where applicable)
  • NRSWA Qualification
  • Full Driver’s License that is valid in the UK

We’re looking for people who don’t settle for ‘good enough’ and push things forward. If you’ve just found yourself thinking, ‘I’d love to do this’, we want to hear from you. Let’s change it up.

Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging

CityFibre is working hard to change up the telecoms industry. This means we’re committed to providing equal opportunities to people from all backgrounds and commitments, including your carer and family status, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, gender and gender identity. We’re also offering training programmes and placement opportunities to support the skilled, career changers, service-leavers, and returning workers to become part of our teams.

If there’s any additional support or adjustment you require in the application process to help you achieve your best, please get in touch by emailing We’re here to support you in changing up your career.