Field Service Technician – Winnipeg, Winkler and Morden area

IDC Communications (on behalf of Bell MTS) is currently looking for energetic customer service-oriented Telecommunications (Copper/Fiber) Field Service Technicians (contract basis). Contractors must supply own tools, ladders, and work vehicle (white).

Selected applicants will install, diagnose, maintain fiber, and copper networks (Internet, Phone, TV) and associated components, as well as be customer-focused, responsible, results orientated and providing a positive customer experience every time. IDC Communications requires Contractors to work evenings, weekends, and statutory holidays.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with Installation, repairs and maintaining Fiber and Copper Networks.
Experience with troubleshooting Copper and Fiber Networks
Experience with installing data and voice cabling (Cat5e & Cat 6)
Experience with installing copper and fiber aerial drops from pole and attaching them to the house.
Ability to distinguish colors.
Ability to climb ladders at least 28′ high.
Own reliable vehicle (must be white in color and less then 10 years old).
Proof of contractor insurance
Crimp and terminate Cat5e RJ45 connector
Strong command of the English language – both spoken & written
Neat appearance and good customer service skills
Ability to work independently
Ability to accommodate a variety of assignments at various locations
Maintain a valid Manitoba driver’s license
Physically fit, including the ability to lift heavy objects, tools and climb a ladder
Must be able to pass a criminal background check (Triton)
Desired Skills:

Good understanding of Computers
Must have a mobile phone for work purposes
Installing, troubleshooting, and servicing home internet systems/products in customer’s home
Contractors will interact with consumers daily and should be comfortable and able to effectively communicate/train customers
The following training will be provided: Fall Protection, ladder safety & WHIMS certification.
Responsibilities:

Comfortable using handheld tools and working at heights
Maintaining stock of all parts, supplies, and equipment
You will be exposed to a variety of weather elements including heat, cold, wind, and rain
Installation, termination, & testing of Cat5e cable
Follow safe drilling practices
Willing to work flexible schedules including daytime, evenings and weekends
Follow safe work practices
Willing to travel
Willing to finish online training at your own time
Tools & Safety Gear:

Safety Footwear
Safety Vest
Hard Hat & Safety Glasses
All necessary tools of the trade
EXFO copper/fiber test meter will be provided.

COVID-19 precaution(s):

Social distancing guidelines in place
Sanitary wipes and hand sanitizer are provided.
Mandatory masks to be worn while indoor work is being done.
Online daily screening.
If you enjoy working with the public, and have a strong desire for personal and financial growth, apply on our careers site today!
https://www.northstarats.com/IDC-communications

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