Working under the supervision of the Foreman, the Lineman will assist in the installation of telecommunication cables and apparatuses to support the Civil Team.
Fully trained Lineman; proficient in all line vehicles and operation of mini excavator for line functions; trained on customer pin
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
String cables between structures, manholes, from poles, towers or trenches and ensure that all are to proper tension
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
Other duties as required
A minimum of 3 years' of line work 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 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
Founded in 1967, Telecon leverages its national presence and network of over 4,000 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.