Rigger - Telecommunications
Date PostedJune 07, 2022
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $25.00 to $45.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 8  Vacancies
Closing Date Jul 07, 2022
Other trades certificate or diploma
Major Work Area
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
- First Aid Certificate
- Working at heights training
Experience an asset
Climb and work aloft on poles, ladders or other support structures
- Test equipment to locate transmission faults
- Splice, join and connect wires
- Repair or replace defective telephone equipment
- Install trunking systems, circuits and equipment
- Inspect and test trunking systems
- Determine nature, cause and location of trouble
- Install and maintain aerial and underground telephone equipment
Security and Safety
- Driver's validity licence check
- Drug test
- Criminal record check
- Basic security clearance
- Safety equipment/gear
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Safety glasses/goggles
- Safety harness
Work Site Environment
- At heights
- Own transportation
- Vehicle supplied by employer
- Willing to travel for extended periods
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Tight deadlines
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- Urban area
- Remote location
- Various locations
- Willing to relocate
- Relocation costs covered by employer
- Health care plan
- Disability benefits
- Dental plan
- Vision care benefits
- Paramedical services coverage
Long term benefits
- Group insurance benefits
- Life insurance
- Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
- Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
- Are you willing to relocate for this position?
- Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
- Do you have education in this field of employment?
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Interest in precision working to splice and repair various types and sizes of telephone and other telecommunication cables, including single line, coaxial and fibre optic; may operate excavation machinery and other heavy equipment
Interest in compiling information to repair telecommunication lines, cables and various types of telephone and other telecommunication cables
Interest in speaking with other workers to co-ordinate the preparation and completion of assignments
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