Telephone Inspector

Fault Inspector

Telecommunication Fault Controller

Minimum Degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering


The tasks a Fault Controller, Telephones is expected to perform include:

Examining reports on defects of telephone lines and arranging for their rectification

Tracing faults in internal system

Advising line inspector Ttlephone for getting faulty lines or equipment examined and repaired by maintenance staff

Advising subscribers or customers about removal of defects and rectification of faults

Maintaining record of repairs done or defects in important cases personally

Knowledge of communication equipment, such as cables, telephones, etc.

Ability to maintain equipment and analyze operational malfunctioning

Well-versed in examining mechanism and disassembling components for replacement

Proficient in arranging the repairs of cables and laying out plans for new equipment

Efficient in making sure that the work meets government standards and safety regulations

Ability to handle various equipment like trenchers, digger derricks, cable plows, and borers

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Good communication

Technical skills Problem solving skills

Good computer and organizational skills

Hand and finger dexterity Good eyesight

Ability to quickly understand and interpret data Physically fit

Decision making skills

Report compilation and records preparation skills

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team Local travelling is a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Electronics companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company Shift system is not available

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

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

This job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous Occupational hazards include strained vision, back aches, general fatigue, stress, electric shocks, electrical burns, slips, fall, etc.Health risks include exposure to dirt and dust, bending, and standing for long hours, risk of electrocution, climbing poles, exposure to adverse weather conditions etc.

For candidates with up to 2 years of experience ?INR to INR per month

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For candidates with over 5 years of experience INR to INR per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Growth of Electronics Sector in India

India?s consumer electronics market is estimated to touch 12,690 crore by 2022, up from an estimated 7,200 crore in 2015. The organized sector is likely to increase its market share from 90 percent in 2013 to 95 percent in 2022.

Also, the increasing size of the Indian telecom industry is expected to encourage several foreign equipment manufacturers to establish manufacturing facilities in India.

Electronics & IT Hardware is one of the emerging sectors for employment growth in India. Industry currently employs over 4.3 million people across manufacturing, sales and marketing (including retail), and repair & maintenance segments.

Policy initiatives on promoting manufacturing along with increasing disposable income would drive the growth for the sector. This industry is expected to witness an addition of 4.61 million personnel during 2013-22. Repair and Maintenance segment would contribute to maximum growth of employment. This indicates positive growth prospects for Fault Controller, Telephones and other professionals.

Telephone providers, like MTNL, BSNL, Reliance Communications, Tata Indicom, etc. across India

Mobile phone companies across India


Towns and cities across India

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Electronics & communication engineering institutes across India

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