Network Cabling Specialist
BFG Enterprise Services
Saskatoon, SK

NETWORK CABLING SPECIALIST

Role:

To install and maintain communication distribution systems and/or other signals. These systems comprise the physical architecture that supports voice, video, and data transmission within industrial, commercial and institutional complexes.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Interpret and verify work orders, specifications, drawings, schematics and special requirements
  • Perform site inspections
  • Assemble and set up all tools, materials and equipment
  • Create cable pathways
  • Install cable supports
  • Install, fish, dress, cross connect and terminate Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP), co-axial and fibre optic cable
  • Install WiFi (802.11b/g and n) networks
  • Test, review and troubleshoot installed systems
  • Liaise with customers, store managers, and employees to explain, coordinate and schedule network cable installations.
  • Provide work log and reports

Occupational Requirements:

  • Familiarity with retail environment and POS systems an asset
  • Familiarity with network equipment (routers, switches, desktops, printers, etc...) an asset
  • Ability to travel to customers' sites on short notice over extended periods of time (possibly across Canada)
  • Must possess a valid and unexpired Class G driver's licence, and the ability to produce a clean driver's abstract upon hire and periodically throughout employment
  • Must have own vehicle and be able to drive to and from jobs independently
  • Ability to work revolving day/night shifts
  • Must have knowledge of basic computer skills and be able to demonstrate good writing skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, and Outlook very helpful.
  • Experience with scissor lifts (will train/certify as required)

Job Type: Permanent