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Telecommunications Equipment Technician

Employer

Wefixit & Weprintit Inc.

Date Posted

May 31, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $21.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 30, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Wefixit & Weprintit Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • Relocation costs covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate

Tasks

  • Inspect operation of telecommunications equipment
  • 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
  • Install electromechanical, analog and digital trunking systems, circuits and equipment in telecommunications central offices and switching centres
  • Operate computerized testing systems to conduct service tests on customer lines and equipment

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Telephone system
  • Computerized testing system
  • Telecommunication system

Area of specialization

  • Switch network installation and repair
  • Telecommunication service testing

Security and safety

Basic security clearance

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Weight handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Accurate
  • Dependability

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Financial benefits

Commission


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Telecommunications Equipment Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Telecommunications Installation and Repair Workers
OBJECTIVE

Interest combinations are unique to each of the occupations in this National Occupational Classification (NOC) group. Please consult the 2003 NOC Career Handbook for further information.

INNOVATIVE

Interest combinations are unique to each of the occupations in this National Occupational Classification (NOC) group. Please consult the 2003 NOC Career Handbook for further information.

METHODICAL

Interest combinations are unique to each of the occupations in this National Occupational Classification (NOC) group. Please consult the 2003 NOC Career Handbook for further information.

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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