Career Opportunity

Fibre Technician and Installer

Application Due Date: 2021-05-30 17:00

Lakeland Networks, based in Bracebridge, is looking for a Professional, Technically Capable, Confident, and Energetic Fibre Technician who is responsible for the installation of a full suite of telecommunications services in Muskoka. 

Your main responsibilities will be to assist/complete the installation of new aerial and underground fibre cabling, install fibre to home, splice fibre optic cables, service and trouble-shoot fibre related issues, handle customer complaints, questions and develop solutions, complete work/service orders within the allotted time frames according to quality standards. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Install new aerial fibre cabling on hydro poles to code/Install fibre to home 
  • Assist in underground construction 
  • Splice fibre optic cables 
  • Service and trouble-shoot fibre related issues 
  • Handle customer complaints, questions and develop solutions 
  • Responsible for completing work/service orders within the allotted time frames 
  • Ensure all installation/service work is done according to quality standards 
  • Report and communicate with dispatch according to company procedures 
  • Assist with work overflow as needed 
  • Follow all company policies and procedures 
  • Adhere to safety policies and procedures 

Requirements: 

  • Previous experience in telecommunications required 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Working at heights certification is an asset 
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs, be comfortable working at heights and in small spaces 
  • Experience in operating aerial devices, directional drills, excavators, and vibrational plows an asset. 
  • Valid class “G” driver’s license with good driving record – able to or possess DZ License 
  • Bondable Education and/or Experience. High school diploma or GED; college courses in technology a definite benefit or equivalent combination of education and related experience. 

*Aptitude testing, clean driver’s abstract and criminal background clearance may be required. 

Please submit your cover letter, resume, and salary expectations to Taylor Servos (tservos@lakelandholding.com) by May 30, 2021 at 5 pm.