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fibre optic cable splicer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Mississauga, ON
L4T2R2

Salary

$34.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 hours per week
  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

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

Work setting

  • Installation
  • Urban area
  • Maintenance
  • Rural area
  • Remote location
  • Repair
  • Telecommunications company
  • Testing
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Install and maintain aerial and underground telephone equipment
  • Test equipment to locate transmission faults
  • Complete and maintain test and service reports
  • Determine nature, cause and location of trouble
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Climb and work aloft on poles, ladders or other support structures
  • Connect, disconnect and relocate cable outlets
  • Inspect, test and repair cable signals and associated equipment
  • Install cable modems and software to enable Internet access
  • Maintain and repair aerial and underground transmission systems
  • Repair or replace faulty cables, power suppliers and amplifiers
  • Splice, join and connect wires

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Working at heights training
  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Fibre optics
  • Single line
  • Copper
  • Aerial and underground cable lines
  • Splitters

Security and safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Manual dexterity

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Client focus
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Night shift premium

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

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