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cable installer - telecommunications


Source: Job Bank

Location

Mississauga, ON
L5T1Y1

Salary

$33.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year

Work site environment

  • At heights

Work setting

  • Installation
  • Maintenance
  • Telecommunications company

Tasks

  • 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 and test trunking systems
  • 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

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Fibre optics

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 32 hours per week

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