Splicer Technician - Telecommunications - VistaCare Communications Services of Canada Inc

Date Posted: Sep 11, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree certificate or diploma

Experience

Will train

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Confined spaces

Work setting

  • Installation
  • Urban area
  • Maintenance
  • Rural area
  • Repair
  • Telecommunications company

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Install and maintain aerial and underground telephone equipment
  • Install trunking systems circuits and equipment
  • Determine nature cause and location of trouble
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Climb and work aloft on poles ladders or other support structures
  • Inspect and test trunking systems
  • Splice join and connect wires

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Fibre optics
  • Copper

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Tight deadlines
  • 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

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)