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Job Details

Telecommunications Technician

Employer

Ironman group contracting ltd

Date Posted

November 08, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Airdrie, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $40.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 08, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Ironman group contracting ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Rural area
  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate
  • Construction industry
  • Building construction materials

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
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Rig and hoist equipment
  • Leading/instructing groups
  • Install surface mount and/or overhead cables
  • Inspect to ensure that safe working conditions are maintained
  • Ensure safety of rescuers and victims at accident scenes
  • Clean up rig areas
  • Supervise and inspect the installation of mechanical systems
  • Maintain work areas
  • Assemble, erect and install hoisting and rigging equipment
  • Maintain and repair installation equipment, help with the installation, the assembly, and repairs to equipment
  • Install and maintain aerial and underground telephone equipment
  • Read blueprints and drawings
  • Teach safe work procedures and prepare material safety reports
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment
  • Read and interpret work orders
  • Erect and maintain steel, wood or concrete poles, towers and guy wires
  • Troubleshoot and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions

Supervision

Telecommunications equipment technicians

Technical expertise (dental)

Assembly

Computer and technology knowledge

Telecommunication system

Type of cranes

Climbing crane, fixed or limited mobility

Exhibit preparation experience

Mounting/installing objects

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Hoists or winches
  • Hand tools

Equipment, eystems and controls experience

Radio communication equipment

Area of work experience

  • Occupational health and safety
  • Equipment safety assessment
  • Rigger

Area of specialization

  • Telecommunications equipment
  • Rigging and handling
  • Troubleshooting/diagnostic

Security and safety

  • Drug test
  • Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Weight handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Quick learner

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • 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?

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Other benefits

Transportation provided by employer


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Telecommunications 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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