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Junior Wireless Engineer

Junior Wireless Engineer (AW1502) Oxford, England

Salary: GBP120 - GBP150 per day

Junior Wireless Engineer

Central Oxford – Onsite (5 days per week)

Contract role – 3-6 Months (possible extension)

Pay £120 - £150 per day


This is a very exciting role working on a project with The University of Oxford upgrading their Wi-Fi access  points. You will be involved with the upgrade Wi-Fi project and have a great opportunity to gain some valuable experience.


Interest in starting a career in wireless networking. The Junior Wireless Engineer will be responsible for scaling/measuring customer buildings and performing Radio Frequency surveys.

The successful candidate must have a good general knowledge of IT, will be trained to use Wi-Fi surveying tools and will need to be able to work at height. The job involves manual handling of physical equipment, Health & Safety training will be provided. The Junior Wireless Engineer must have a good attention to detail and to be able to follow procedures accurately.

Key tasks include, but not limited to:
• Performing RF surveys on-site using Ekahau software;
• Picking, labelling and packing Wi-Fi access points ready for installation;
• To help basic installation of an Wi-Fi access points (if required);
• To assist the Wi-Fi programme with getting Wi-Fi access points vinyl wrapped with third party supplier;
• Help pick-up Wi-Fi access point brackets that have been fabricated for installs;
• To help provide 1st Line Technical support (when required);


  • 1st Line support experience;
    • Good attention to detail;
    • Ability to accurately follow procedures;
    • Working at height/manual handling;
    • Good customer service, organisation and time management;
    • Basic network and good IT knowledge;