Aerial Working Foreman
Expercom Telecommunications Inc
Kingston, ON
Job Location:
Kingston

State/Province:
Ontario
The Working Foreman - Aerial Line Crew will assist in the installation of telecommunication cables and apparatuses to support the Expercom Civil Team.

Responsibilities

Oversee, provide direction and assist in the field with the day to day activities for multiple crews (2 or more crews or oversees a crew of 6 or more worked on a full time regular basis
Review all work orders and project documentation in preparation for the installation of telecommunications infrastructure
Review drawings prior to the start of installation to determine the required installation methods, tools and equipment.
Instruct crews on the project plan by outlining the order in which job procedures will be carried out
Coordinate with crew members to determine the equipment required for the project and ensure that materials and equipment have been scheduled and loaded for transport to the project site
Identify and provide training and assistance to crew to ensure the safe, efficient completion of work.
Prepare utility locate requests for each work order or project
Prepare all billing associated with project
Accurate completion of daily tailgate, safety and risk assessment documents
Ensure that all work is executed in accordance with Expercom’s health and safety policy including the proper use of personal safety equipment for all crew members
Liaise with client representatives, the general public, and operations management to prevent or resolve any issues
Ensure all work is completed in accordance with specifications and project drawings
Provide periodic coverage or assistance for emergency situations during and after normal business hours
Ensure vehicles assigned to crews are maintained properly and CVOR requirements are followed
Prepare weekly time sheets for all crew members
Perform work on site as required
Perform other duties as required

Qualifications

5+ Years of Lineman Experience
High school diploma or relevant experience
Holds a valid DZ license or higher (required to operate Expercom line vehicles within the G license class and operate a rubber tracked excavator)
Holds Work at Heights and Confined Space Entry; must be fully certified and have client pins for Work at Heights and Confined Space Entry; must be working towards a license/lineman
Must have training in climbing course, electrical safety awareness, pole top and bucket rescue
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
Good communication skills with the ability to work independently or in a team
Must be able to speak, read and write English
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

Telecon Group is a team of seasoned, innovative Professionals who are passionate about their work, committed to delighting customers and for whom health and safety is a core value.

Telecon provides turnkey solutions for engineering, building, maintaining and repairing telecommunication networks that are underground, aerial, indoors and wireless. Over 3,250 passionate employees working across Canada provide design, installation, construction, verification and maintenance services for cabled and wireless networks.

Driven by a desire to be the industry leader, we are committed to offering turnkey solutions and targeted, dedicated, superior quality services, on time and on budget, to meet our customers’ needs and requirements.

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.