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Technician - Advanced, Business Technician

Mar 27, 2019
Competitive
Sioux Lookout, Ontario
Entry Level

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content - we're revolutionizing how Canadians communicate.

If you're ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values bold ideas, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team.

Bell's Field Services team is proud to be the face of the Bell brand, performing the best installation and repair services and maintaining Bell's network for our residential and business customers.

Name and description of hiring department:

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:

  • Install, maintain and repair different telecommunication equipment for the Voice, Internet and IPTV markets for business customers in accordance with established practices
  • Respond to customers' needs and inform them on the utilization of different equipment or services
  • Escalate events beyond their control to support teams
  • Build relationships and interact with clients and various groups within Bell Canada
  • Perform functions efficiently
  • Keep up with emerging telecommunication technology

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 (Ontario)
  • 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
  • Intermediate knowledge of the outside plant
  • Intermediate knowledge of telecommunications
  • Intermediate knowledge of the IP network
  • Intermediate knowledge in computer fundamentals and ability to configure routers
  • Intermediate knowledge working with IPTV installation and repair
  • Intermediate knowledge with installation/repair of business voice and internet technologies
  • Intermediate knowledge with FTTB installation and repair
  • Intermediate knowledge with installation and repair of LCL circuits
  • Ability to act with a focus on customer satisfaction
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing

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.
  • Job location: 96 Front St. 1st Floor, Sioux Lookout. ON
  • Job Status: Regular- Full Time

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 : Sioux Lookout
Application Deadline: 03/27/2019

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

At Bell, we don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We're committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or recruitment@bell.ca to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at inclusion@bell.ca.

Created: Canada , ON , Sioux Lookout