Construction Technician

Date: Jul 15, 2021

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 temporarily working from home.

On our team, you’ll work in a fast-paced environment that’s challenging the status quo in the broadband industry.

Stationed within the Kawartha Lakes you will become a part of a full service telecommunications construction and service provider based in Fenelon Falls, ON. We have been providing quality service for almost 30 years and specialize in total outside HFC and Fiber plant construction. With one of the most modern fleets in the telecommunications construction industry, Cable Cable powered by Rogers is continuously tackling difficult projects with aggressive schedules. We have the equipment and personnel to meet any challenge and we are looking for the new members to join this fast paced and exciting team.

 

Overview:

Successful Construction Technician candidate must have knowledge of established HFC and fiber to the home construction procedures and techniques including the placement of poles and anchors, familiarity with a wide range of tools and equipment, ability to read and understand prints/maps, safety rules, and operating instructions.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Install and repair aerial telecommunications cable

  • Safely use hand tools and equipment such as; wrenches, drills, ladders, lanyards, saws, lashers

  • Safely operate mechanized equipment such as; bucket trucks, directional bores, excavators, hydrovacs, locators

  • Setting up safety perimeter using signage, cones, safety barriers

  • Flagging traffic when required

  • Understanding of separation and clearance regulations

  • Ability to safely work independantly and within a crew

  • Flexibility to work in multiple locations

  • Ability to travel when travel is required
     

Qualifications:

  • Previous construction experience, preferably in the telecommunications industry.

  • A valid, unrestricted driver’s license (Commercial driver’s license preferred but not required)

  • Knowledge of fiber optic cable installation procedures and techniques

  • Able to perform all duties in telecommunications construction (such as; pole transfers, maintenance builds, new builds, cable installation, over lash, and strand construction)

  • Ability to set up & maintain safe work areas

  • Ability to work in all weather conditions

  • Work mandatory overtime as required
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be authorized to work in Canada

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • AZ drivers license preferred but not mandatory

  • Directional Drilling & HydroVac experience preferred but not mandatory

 

Our Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind including, based on disability and protected veteran status. The Company's policy is not to discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, national origin, age, disability, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, provincial, or municipal laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also the Company's policy to comply with all applicable provincial and federal laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions. 

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 16 Cable Road, Fenelon Falls, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 100%
Posting Category/Function: Field Operations & Installation
Requisition ID: 236730
 
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:  Information Technology & Engineering 


Job Segment: Technician, Construction, Telecom, Telecommunications, Engineer, Technology, Engineering

Location: Fenelon Falls, ON, CA

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