Wireless Broadband Technician (Various Locations – Ontario)

The successful candidate will be responsible for installation and operation of a wide variety of wireless broadband systems. Your drive and passion for all things technology will help you to achieve long-term success in this award winning company. This role will be customer facing at least 50% of the time. After hours on-call will be required.

Qualifications - Experience and Education

The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience installing wireless broadband systems. Professional certifications would be an asset. Climbing safety certifications are required.

Soft Skills Summary

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills are required
  • The ability to make/execute decisions and set priorities without direct supervision or in a team
  • Experience maintaining documentation and diagrams
  • Exceptional customer service and technical support skills
  • Experience working in a demanding, fast-paced mission critical environment
  • Must pass a police or criminal history check and hold a valid Ontario driver’s license
  • Some daily travel between locations in South and Mid-Western Ontario may be required
  • This position requires a combination of sitting, standing, climbing, walking and moderate to heavy lifting

Technical Skills Summary

  • Experience working with wireless broadband hardware from different vendors
  • Experience managing or operating a Wide Area Wireless Broadband network would be ideal (ie. Municipal network, public safety network, education wireless networks, WISP networks, etc.)
  • Mechanical abilities and aptitude will assist candidate with equipment installation
  • Experience installing CAT5/CAT6 cabling, terminating and certifying connections. Fiber experience would be an asset.
  • Experience installing racks, UPSes, power systems and other site components
  • Experience installing microwave radios, antennas and related components
  • Tower climbing experience and certification is required. This job involves climbing and outdoor work on a regular basis.
  • Knowledge of Site Installation Best Practices including Cable Management, Labeling, etc.
  • Must have the ability to scope an installation and accurately describe equipment and installation requirements. Pre-sales experience would be an asset.
  • A knowledge of both LAN and WAN networking protocols (both Layer 2 and Layer 3) would be an asset
  • Other duties and special assignments as assigned.
Contact Email: 
careers@spectrum-communications.ca
Location: 
Kitchener/London
Canada

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