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Job Details

Telecommunications Technician

Employer

Swiftccl.ca Internet Services LP

Date Posted

June 05, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Cold Lake, AB
  • Earnings $22.00 to $28.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 20 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 05, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Swiftccl.ca Internet Services LP

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

Outdoors

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • Various locations
  • Internet/Web services company
  • Internet Service Provider (ISP)

Tasks

  • Inspect and test cable signals and associated equipment
  • Repair cable signals
  • Diagnose and locate equipment faults, and adjust, replace or repair telecommunications equipment
  • Determine nature, cause and location of trouble
  • Operate computerized testing systems to conduct service tests on customer lines and equipment
  • Climb and work aloft on poles, ladders or other support structures
  • Determine work assignments
  • Install cable modems and software to enable Internet access
  • Repair or replace faulty cables, power suppliers and amplifiers
  • Set up local area networks and connections to the Internet

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Computerized testing system
  • Internet
  • Wireless router

Instrument experience

Wireless transmission (radio)

Security and safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Manual dexterity

Weight handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

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

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

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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