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telecommunications technician


Source: Job Bank

Location

Edmonton, AB
T6B1E6

Salary

$34.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 30 to 35 hours per week
  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Confined spaces

Work setting

  • Installation
  • Urban area
  • Maintenance
  • On-site customer service
  • Testing
  • Various locations
  • Repair
  • Service

Tasks

  • Diagnose and locate equipment faults, and adjust, replace or repair telecommunications equipment
  • Inspect and test operation of telecommunications equipment
  • Install, arrange, remove and maintain telephone equipment, wiring and associated hardware
  • Repair or replace defective telephone equipment
  • Test installed telephone systems to locate transmission faults
  • Analyze test results and adjust, change or repair switching system, network, associated equipment and software
  • Complete and maintain test and service reports
  • Determine nature, cause and location of trouble
  • Initiate the dispatch of appropriate repair personnel
  • Inspect and test trunking systems
  • Install electromechanical, analog and digital trunking systems, circuits and equipment in telecommunications central offices and switching centres
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Operate computerized testing systems to conduct service tests on customer lines and equipment
  • 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

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Computerized testing system

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Aerial and underground cable lines
  • Amplifiers
  • Cable outlets
  • Converters
  • Splitters

Area of specialization

  • Telephone installation and repair
  • Switch network installation and repair
  • Telecommunication service testing
  • Telecommunications equipment

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Own tools/equipment

  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Accurate
  • Dependability

Experience

  • 2 years to less than 3 years

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