Summer 2022 Co-op: Switch Technician

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.


Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.


As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently.


Start your career with a strong foundation and spend your Co-op work term with us! Our Co-op Program gives students the opportunity to be involved in meaningful projects, contribute real work, rewarding opportunities and learn from a diverse group of leaders. We are building for tomorrow and as we plan for the future to make more possible for all Canadians, we believe it starts with Students & New Grads from coast-to-coast-to-coast.

At Rogers, your journey is filled with limitless possibilities - let’s make your dream co-op placement possible.


About the Team:

The Rogers Access Network Team are the leaders in bringing wireless and entertainment services to Canadians. We led the way to 5G service, and now we need the next generation of talented and passionate people to pave the way to our next greatest innovation. Be at the forefront of telecom technology by maintaining this technology. This constant evolution, alongside the depth of our network, will constantly challenge and develop your innovation and critical thinking skills.


What you will do…

  • Gain experience from subject matter experts in the world class Wireless Cellular Network, including commissioning and maintenance at Switch sites and Transport facilities throughout the Rogers Network
  • Leading 5G and LTE/4G, 3G and 2G networks supports by Media Gateway’s, BSC’s, MSC’s, Data Platforms
  • Testing of fibre optic transport links (Gige, 10Gige, 100Gige) & DS0 to OC192 and the monitoring of DC power systems, batteries power plants, backup generators, HVAC cooling systems


What you will bring…

  • Enrolled in an accredited co-op program working towards a degree in Electronics program or equivalent
  • Understanding of Microwave and transmission protocols would be beneficial (e.g. DS1, DS3, Optical fibre, SONET OC3/12/48/192, TCP/IP/ethernet)
  • Understanding of basic electronic components and infrastructures within a Rogers site
  • Travel is often required in this role, must possess a valid Ontario driver’s license and a good driving record
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced team environment with shifting priorities
  • Passionate about problem solving, performing analysis, and troubleshooting skills
  • Must be a self starter and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Possess strong computer knowledge and understanding
  • A mindset of creativity, innovation and energetic drive to succeed
  • As part of the Recruitment process, successful Candidates will be required to complete criminal and credit background checks


Here’s what you can expect in return:

  • A team who deeply cares about your development and long term career at Rogers
  • A team that trusts and wants to win together
  • A competitive salary
  • Access to leading edge technology and services so we can make more possible for our customers and our business every day.
  • A campus team that will keep you engaged through onboarding and your work term


As a condition of hire, all new employees will be required to provide proof of vaccinations against COVID 19. Any request for an exception under Human Rights legislation must be supported by evidence to be considered by Rogers on a case by case basis.

Please click here to review conditions that may qualify for medical exemption to the COVID-19 vaccine.



Schedule: [[req_RogersFullPartTime]]
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: 4 Months
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Student/New Grad & Co-op
Requisition ID: 256148
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:

  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment


What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.
Posting Notes:  Student and New Grad





Brampton, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

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