Telephone Technology

Telephone Inspector

Minimum?Diploma/B.Sc/BE/B-Tech/ME/M-Tech/M.Sc Electrical/Electronic or Communication

Preferably prior experience as a telephone technician

The tasks a Telephone inspector is expected to perform include:

Inspecting telephone installation to ensure efficient operation of equipment

Scrutinizing complaints by subscribers, visiting premises of subscribers, test-checking instruments installed, detecting and rectifying faults

Conducting periodical maintenance checks of installed equipment to ensure efficient, uninterrupted operation

Supervising personnel engaged in maintenance of telephone equipment

Thorough knowledge of telephones and their installation Expertise in checking and maintaining checks of installed equipment

Knowledge of preparing estimates for new installations and supervising installation work

Good communication skills

Planning and organising skills

Relationship management skills

Analytical and critical thinking skills

Quality conscious

People management skills

Attention to detail

It is not a desk job

The role involves handling a team of personnel

Travelling is required on the job

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Work is for 5/6 days a week and minimum 8/9 hours every day. This may vary from company to company

The job at times is on call basis

It does not involve shift duty

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL), One Arm (OA) and Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is considered hazardous or dangerous as per The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

Will be updated
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)


Increase in Human Resource requirement in Telecommunications

The sector currently employs over 2.08 million employees and is slated to employ more than 4.16 million employees by 2022. This implies additional creation of ~2.1 million jobs in the nine-year period. The period 2013?17 will see a marginally higher growth in employment vis-a-vis 2017?22 due to expected changes in infrastructure integration and shared services along with increasing share of organized retail leading to higher productivity levels of workforce.

Indian Telecom Industry Trend

Indian Telecom industry has emerged as one of the greatest economic success stories by becoming the 2nd largest and fastest growing market, registering a consistent overall growth rate of more than 35% over the past decade (subscribers).

Further, the annual mobile handset sales are expected to cross 200 million units mark this year and India is fast becoming a manufacturing hub for Telecom infrastructure equipment.

With m-governance, m-commerce, m-education, m-health, online shopping, m-gaming, m2m communications & many such new innovations, Telecom industry is set to increasingly permeate the lives of Indians in the coming years. This dynamic sector employs close to 2.8 million people directly and almost another 7 million indirectly, making it one of the largest employment generating sectors in the country. Given these factors, it will increase job opportunities for Telephone Inspector.

Telephone companies

Across India

Will be updated

Engineering, science and polytechnic colleges across the country

IITs, ITIs across the country