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Construction technician - telecommunications


Source: Job Bank

Location

Whitby, ON
L1N8X9

Salary

$35,000.00 to $50,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Dangerous
  • Confined spaces
  • Underground

Work setting

  • Installation
  • Maintenance
  • Cable television company
  • Repair
  • Telecommunications company
  • Telephone company
  • Various locations
  • Service
  • Commercial

Tasks

  • Install and maintain aerial and underground telephone equipment
  • Test equipment to locate transmission faults
  • Install trunking systems, circuits and equipment
  • Complete and maintain test and service reports
  • Determine nature, cause and location of trouble
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Determine work assignments
  • Inspect and test trunking systems
  • Inspect, test and repair cable signals and associated equipment
  • Maintain and repair aerial and underground transmission systems
  • Repair or replace faulty cables, power suppliers and amplifiers
  • Splice, join and connect wires

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Coaxial line
  • Fibre optics
  • Single line
  • Copper
  • Aerial and underground cable lines
  • Amplifiers
  • Trunking system

Security and safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Vehicle supplied by employer

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Manual dexterity

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Long term benefits

  • Long-term care insurance

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Team building opportunities

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