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Outside Plant Technician – Full Time - Prince Rupert

The Technician is responsible for the installation, repair, and maintenance of residential and business services

CityWest
248 3 Ave W, Prince Rupert, BC V8J 1L
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Job Description

Department: Outside Plant

Position: Outside Plant Technician- Full Time - Prince Rupert

Hours of Work: As per IBEW 213 Collective Agreement – Hours of Work  

Salary:  As per IBEW 213 Collective Agreement – Wage Scale – Technician 

Reports to: Outside Plant Outside Plant Technician-

Nature of Work: The Technician is responsible for the installation, repair, and maintenance of residential and business services. 

Principle Accountabilities

➢Responsible for the installation, repair, and maintenance of CityWest outside plant services

➢Detect, diagnose, and correct problems affecting the services provided to our customers

➢Construct, install, repair, and maintain any related equipment in aerial and underground applications

➢ Installation and disconnection of residential and commercial services

➢Operate test equipment related to the maintenance of all systems

➢Maintain accurate system records and documentation for all work orders

➢Ensure vehicle, test equipment and tools are maintained in excellent condition

➢Must be comfortable working at varying heights with proper use of 32ft ladder

➢Must be comfortable lifting a maximum of 25kg.

➢ Promote a positive image of CityWest and our products and services

Required Education

➢Grade 12 or equivalent

Qualifications and Experience

➢Valid BC Driver's license: must provide drivers abstract

➢ 3-5 years' experience as a technician in the telecommunications field or equivalent level of relevant experience

➢Understanding of installation procedures for TV, phone and internet

➢Must be comfortable working at varying heights with proper use of ladders

➢Experience pole climbing is an asset

➢Competent troubleshooting skills in CityWest products and services

➢Team player with excellent written and verbal communication skills

➢A positive "can do" attitude and customer-focused approach

➢Must be able to travel to other systems if required

Skills and Competencies:

➢ Interpersonal and communication skills

➢Effective organizational, time management and prioritization

➢Commitment to on-going professional development

Please note that interviews may be required to determine skills and qualifications for the position. Please submit a cover letter and resume and an internal CityWest Application in confidence to the attention of Human Resources at CityWest 248-3rd Avenue West, Prince Rupert, B.C. or by email to recruitment@cwct.ca 

 

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