OverviewEastlink Advanced Technician Full Time in Corner Brook, NL
Branch Corner Brook NL CA
Corner Brook, NL
Dedicated to representing all of the customers we serve, we embrace diversity throughout all levels of the organization and encourage members of equity groups…
Eastlink has held the designation as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies for nine consecutive years by delivering world-class video entertainment and communications services to residential, business and public sector customers across Canada. Powered by state-of-the-art fibre optic and wireless networks, Eastlink’s advanced services include Internet, wireless, TV, telephone, security and automation, data communications and exclusive, locally-produced programming on Eastlink TV. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada – Eastlink is the largest privately owned telecommunications Company in Canada with an employee base of nearly 1600 individuals.
Eastlink is currently seeking Advanced Technician to join our team in the Corner Brook, NL area. The ideal candidate is required to reside in or be willing to re-locate to the management area of the Bay of Islands.
As a member of an experienced in-field technical team, you will be responsible to identify, troubleshoot and correct service problems in the coax plant for both forward and return paths. Troubleshooting includes any faults found from the mainline through to the customer’s premises, which would impair the operation of Eastlink’s services (Digital Cable, Internet and Telephone). Committed to maintaining our outside plant network in a timely and effective way, you will work towards the ultimate goal of providing the superior services that Eastlink is known for.
Eastlink provides in-house technical and safety training as well as training on specific services and duties that will increase with experience to ensure you have the skills to succeed.
The ideal candidate is a graduate of a recognized Electronics program with relevant industry repair and maintenance experience (Advanced Technicians require a minimum of 5 years experience). You must have knowledge of Fibre Optic networks and Advanced Technicians must have experience working in a Head End. NCTI or SCTE training is considered an asset. Customer focused and attentive to details, the ideal candidate thrives on the sense of accomplishment that comes from providing our customers the right solution the first time. Committed to fostering a safe work environment, the ideal candidate follows and mentors others in Occupational Health & Safety work safe practices. Able to travel throughout the region, this position requires a valid driver’s license coupled with a satisfactory driving record.
You also have the ability to do the following:
• Work rotating shifts, including nights and weekends, holidays and emergency situations
• Mandatory on-call rotation
• Manually lift, push and pull up to 90 lbs
• Work in inclement weather conditions (including snow, rain & cold)
• Kneel, crouch and work above shoulders on occasion
• Work safely aloft from a ladder, pole gaffs, or bucket truck near energized equipment and/or power lines
Eastlink is focused on creating an environment which promotes individual growth and career satisfaction. Creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and innovation drive us. We’re looking for people who have the passion for our business, our values and want to go above and beyond for our customers every day.
Dedicated to representing all of the customers we serve, we embrace diversity throughout all levels of the organization and encourage members of equity groups to self-identify during the application process.
If you’re ready to take on this exciting opportunity, please apply online by February 17, 2017.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Corner Brook, NL, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-12