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Communications Engineer

Olympia London is a world-famous event venue and we’re going through exciting changes. We’re looking for a skilled and experienced communications engineer to join our team in London, this is a great opportunity to work right at the heart of our business supporting customers within our eForce team.

What you will be doing

eForce’s main business is to provide connectivity services to the exhibitors, visitors and event owners at Olympia London.

You will install and service all voice and data connectivity requirements purchased by Organisers and Exhibitors from eForce. You will also provide IT helpdesk support for corporate users such as desktop and applications support, IT connectivity, telephony, profile, password and file access issues.

You will work closely with stakeholders, event organisers, colleagues and service partners at all levels internally and externally.

This role presents an opportunity to work at the heart of our business in an ever-changing environment whilst the venue undergoes its transformation. Truly no two days are the same!

Who we’re looking for

We are looking for a self-motivated team player with previous customer service and telephone/ communications cabling experience in a similar role, together with excellent communication, organisation and IT skills. You will have experience of cabling and terminating, patching and wireless technologies. Previous experience of Cisco networking, CCNA would also be beneficial.

Due to the nature of the role all working time will be on-site at the venue. The successful candidate must be willing to work flexibly to fit in with the events calendar at Olympia London, there is a shift system which requires some evening and weekend working.

What are the benefits?

  • Competitive salary
  • Discretionary company bonus (subject to company performance and Executive decision)
  • 28 days holiday
  • Contributory pension
  • Private medical and dental plans*
  • Life insurance*
  • Staff support services

*After 3 month probation

About Olympia London

Olympia London is more than an exhibition venue, conference centre and live-event space. It’s an inspiration. Against a backdrop of grand Victorian architecture, the connected spaces inspire engagement and enjoyment. Olympia London is recognised in the industry for exceptional levels of customer service and support, and our numerous awards are testament to our clients' satisfaction. Olympia London is part of ASM Global which is the world’s leading venue management company and producer of live event experiences.

This is a fantastic time to join the business, work is currently underway to transform the wider estate into a cultural hub of which Olympia London will be the central part. Once complete, the estate will include a new theatre, music venue, two hotels, over 30 eateries, world-class office space and over two acres of public realm. Further information can be found here.

For a full job description or to apply (attaching a full CV please) email quoting ‘Communications Engineer’ in the subject line.