Technician - Advanced, Cable Repair Technician

Posted on January 6, 2022. Primary Region: Dryden, ON

The Ontario Field Operations team in Bell Canada is responsible for maintaining the outside cable network providing voice and data services to customers in the consumer Bell Business markets

Main Job Duties / Accountabilities include:

Repair of the aerial and underground fibre optic and/or copper network
Perform preventive maintenance activities
Work with engineering plans / MOP to determine work procedures to be followed
Professionally represent Bell with the public and customers
Communicate in a positive manner with customers and contractors

As necessary, agree to undergo a background security check to meet a customer’s clearance requirement.

Essential Qualifications / Skills:

Candidates who are part of the Craft and Services bargaining unit must have:
A college diploma in electronics or telecommunications, or equivalent work experience
Candidates from outside the Craft and Services bargaining unit must have:
A college diploma in electronics or telecommunications, or equivalent work experience
A minimum of a high school diploma
Fluent in English
Hold a valid driver’s license Class G or G2
Possess good manual dexterity and able to work with different hand tools
Capable to lift and carry heavy weight
Capable to climb telephone poles and/or climb and carry ladders
Capable to kneel and bend and work in areas with restricted movement
Capable of differentiating coloured wires (colour code)
Capable to safely execute all functions/aspects of the job and meet all safety requirements associated with the work equipment
Ability to act with a focus on customer satisfaction
Ability to work autonomously and with minimal supervision
Analytical thinking and problem solving abilities

Working Conditions:

The candidate must be able to work outdoors in various weather conditions and may be called upon to work variable schedules according to business needs (schedules within a given day are prepared by the Company with due consideration to seniority), to participate in a standby program and work overtime as needed. Available and flexible to work days, evenings, nights, weekends, and statutory holidays as needed. Be willing to travel throughout the province by vehicle, boat, airplane, helicopter, fixed wing plane, ATV and snowmobile.

Note that many working conditions are subject to terms outlined in the collective agreement.

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec.

Additional Information:

Position Type: Union
Job Status: Regular - Full Time
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Dryden

Flexible work profile: Full-time in office (meaning that you will be required to perform your work on-site)
Application Deadline: 01/18/2022

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role. Applications through email will not be accepted.


100 Anton Road
Dryden, ON

Job type: Full-time

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Contact Information

Larry Demers