VistaCare Communications - Cable Technician

Cable Technician (Bedford, NS) | VistaCare Communications

Cable Technician (Bedford, NS)

Bedford, NS

VistaCare Communications is a leading technology solutions provider for a wide range of businesses and organizations. We are currently seeking experienced and motivated Cable Technicians to join our National operations in Bedford​, NS for permanent, full-time positions. Cable Technicians are involved in all facets of maintaining a cable system such as through installing, repairing, programming, and upgrading cable infrastructure.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain cable systems by installing, repairing, programming, and upgrading cable infrastructure

  • Run new cabling in new or existing buildings

  • Responsible for the termination and testing of new cabling

  • Perform major and minor preventive maintenance and repairs by troubleshooting cabling system issues

  • Set up new telecommunications frames

  • Understand, adhere to, and promote environmental, health & safety practices

  • Assist co-workers with installation and routine maintenance of structured cabling systems

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Ability to test, analyze, troubleshoot, and resolve complex issues

  • Ability to manage workload and to ensure jobs are completed on time and on budget

  • Job planning skills according to desired timelines, including the dissection of blueprints

  • Strong manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination

  • Ability to work in all weather conditions, confined spaces, isolation

  • Ability to work in a physically demanding atmosphere including, but is not limited to: carry, raise and climb a ladder, carry, lift and handle heavy equipment and/or tooling.

  • Self-disciplined, motivated and organized

Experience Required:

  • Preference will be given to those with fibre optic splicing experience

  • Supervisory or team lead experience is considered an asset

Additional Requirements:

  • Valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract

  • Willingness to work overtime, weekends, or on emergency call outs as required

  • Willingness to travel

  • The successful candidate will be required to pass a criminal record check

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation based on experience and skill level

  • 50% employer paid comprehensive group benefits (health, dental, vision, insurance)

  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

  • Employer-match RRSP group plan

If you think you're the perfect fit for our team, please apply now!

Complete the steps of the application and attach your resume. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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