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
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
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.