Summer 2023 Co-op: Switch Technician

Our Digital & Technology team wakes up every day with one goal in mind – to connect Canadians to the people and things that matter most. Collectively, we’re proud to support 30 million Canadians each month.


We manage a robust portfolio that champions the leading edge of technology and media. We drive projects that expand connectivity to underserved communities from coast-to-coast-to-coast; build and enhance our fixed broadband network to provide high-speed Internet, TV and Smart Home Monitoring; and support our world class wireless network, offering our customers Canada’s largest and most reliable 5G network. As the Digital & Technology team, we are building our tomorrow, today.


Come play a key role in building the future of innovation in Canada, Let’s make your possible.


Do you enjoy working on high-scale, complex, and high visibility projects and programs?  If yes, consider the following opportunity:


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


Schedule: [[req_RogersFullPartTime]]

Shift: Day
Length of Contract: 4 Months
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Rd (341), Brampton, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Student/New Grad & Co-op
Requisition ID: 286428
At Rogers Digital, our team doesn’t shy away from big ideas – we bring them to life. We work tirelessly to deliver the best user experiences (period) and build amazing self-serve experiences that our customers want to use. We are customer-obsessed agents of change and are committed to innovation and creating effortless experiences for customers and frontline employees. We use cutting-edge tools and technologies to solve critical and complex problems with award-winning solutions. Our work impacts millions of customers everyday. At Rogers Digital, we’re looking for people who embrace change, take risks, and push boundaries. Learn more about our team and our work @
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

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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