Telecommunications Labourer
Ledcor
Port Coquitlam, BC
Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
As a Telecommunications Labourer you are looking to build a career in Telecommunications and gain experience working with Fibre optic networks.

Our Technical Services division builds and supports communication networks all across North America. It takes hard work and innovation - and we need more great, hardworking people to maintain this standard of excellence.

You will be responsible for the connection of residential and business customers to the largest fibre-optic telecommunications project in Canada. Supporting drop installations you will complete the installation of fibre drops completing the customer's connection to this first class fibre network supporting the project build in communities across Alberta and BC. Our employees have the opportunity to participate in our industry leading technical and workmanship training programs. You will complete a thorough and rigorous training program that equips all of our employees with the skills and tools they require to be successful at LTS and in the marketplace.

This position is great for people who enjoy driving local roads, working outdoors and operating independently with a best in-class approach to customer service.

Responsibilities
Position Responsibilities
Drive to and from residential and small business customer locations in a defined geographic area, performing aerial drop installations on behalf of our client
Performing NIB installations on homes
Operate equipment and a vehicle in a safe manner, ensuring adherence to Ledcor's safety program
Interact with customers in a professional and courteous manner to ensure that their work orders are completed as requested
Provide a high level of customer service ensuring that any escalations or concerns are addressed professionally
Utilize handheld tools
Work outdoors at the customer location
Ensure vehicle, test equipment and tools are maintained in excellent condition
Support the Lead technician as part of a small team of technicians dedicated to installing aerial drops

Requirements
Previous experience from the following industries will be considered: Telecommunications, home Installation and service for electronics and appliances, retail, security, automotive service, cabling, electrical, electronic signage and mechanical.
Previous work experience in telecommunications in installation and repair an asset.
Previous experience at aerial placement an asset
Previous management experience an asset but not essential.
Previous experience working in the field independently
A strong technical aptitude
Ability to manage a physically demanding position which involves sitting, standing, bending, climbing, lifting, and working at heights and in confined spaces
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
A positive, "can-do" attitude and customer focused approach that enables you to deal with challenging situations with integrity, empathy and sincerity
Maintain a valid provincial driver's license (Class 5) and must provide a driver's abstract annually
Successful completion of a criminal background check and pre-employment drug and alcohol screening

Work Conditions
Evenings and weekend work is required
Able to meet the physical requirements of the position which involves sitting, standing, bending, climbing, lifting (up to 75 pounds), working at heights, in confined spaces and in all types of weather conditions (rain, snow, heat etc)
As a part of meeting customer and project requirements, technicians may be required, from time to time, to travel on extended work assignments (ranging 2-6 weeks) away from home

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

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Ledcor is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of non-discrimination in all of our employment practices. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, gender, disability or any other identifying characteristic.

Date Posted
10/31/2018