Splicer Technician - Telecommunications Posted on Mar 06, 2018 by Unified Systems Group Inc.
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $27.00 to $34.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Mar 27, 2018
Unified Systems Group Inc.
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Major Work Area
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Working at heights training
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Fibre optics
- Single line
5 years or more
- Complete and maintain test and service reports
- Read and interpret blueprints
- Climb and work aloft on poles, ladders or other support structures
- Test equipment to locate transmission faults
- Splice, join and connect wires
- Determine nature, cause and location of trouble
- Install and maintain aerial and underground telephone equipment
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
- Steel-toed safety boots
Work Site Environment
- Confined spaces
- At heights
- Own transportation
- Willing to travel
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- Attention to detail
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Tight deadlines
Work Location Information
- Urban area
- Various locations
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
Mar 27, 2018
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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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