Fibre Optic Splicing Technician
Expercom Telecommunications Inc
Oshawa, ON
Job Location:
Oshawa

State/Province:
Ontario
Working under the supervision of the Foreman, the Splicer will assist in the installation of telecommunication cables and apparatuses to support the Civil Team.

Responsibilities

Splice and test fiber optic cables in all outside plant applications – aerial, burial and underground, on both newly placed and existing cables
Analyze test results and have the ability to troubleshoot and correct any faults or defects
Interpret and understand placing and splicing work plans
Read and interpret work plans or job specifications to execute all work assigned safely and in accordance to Telecon’s Health and Safety policy
Work outdoors in various conditions to place copper or fiber optic telecommunication cables
Climb poles, ladders and a variety of construction equipment to assist in the installation of telecommunication cables and apparatuses
Clean and maintain tools and equipment
Accurately record and report project progress to the appropriate supervisory person and communicate any issues or expected delays
Climb poles and work at heights up to and exceeding 30 feet
Any and all other duties as assigned in order to meet Company objectives.
Qualifications

3 to 5 years’ splicing experience required
Ability to interpret placing and splicing plans
Holds a valid G license
Able to complete the necessary training for working at heights and confined space, pass the corresponding examinations and receive a client authorization number as required
Able to lift up to 80 lbs
Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
Competency in OTDR and other testing protocol
Good communication skills with the ability to work independently or in a team
Demonstrated commitment to health and safety and willing to receive applicable Health and Safety training as per legislative and job requirements
Must be able to provide a clear criminal record check and a clean driver’s abstract

ABOUT TELECON GROUP

Founded in 1967, Telecon leverages its national presence and network of over 3,000 professionals to design, build and connect telecommunications networks nationwide. Our end-to-end service offering includes engineering, locating, construction, installation and maintenance of underground, aerial, indoors and wireless telecommunications networks. Driven by a desire to remain the industry leader, our team is committed to offering turnkey solutions and targeted, dedicated, superior quality services, on time and on budget, to meet our customers’ needs and requirements. Our seasoned and innovative professionals working across Canada are passionate about their work, keen to delighting our customers and strongly committed to health and safety.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Telecon Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.