Fiber Optic Splice Technician

locationOntario - Ontario (ON),

atNational Fiber Link

Job Description:

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Principle Responsibilities

  • Perform site evaluations as required.
  • Ability to review and plan both fiber and copper projects via blue prints and schematics.
  • Run FOC and copper lines finding best path for client.
  • Ability to distinguish colours of fiber code.
  • Maintain high standard for cable esthetics while maintaining the integrity of the cable.
  • Splice fiber optic cable indoor and outdoor as well as in aerial bucket as needed.
  • Work aloft, operate boom lift (bucket truck), scissor lift and use of ladders as necessary.
  • Operate splice machines and testing equipment. - Perform truck inspections as required by law.
  • Maintain neatness of splice lab and truck cab.
  • Install IT racking systems, patch panels, wire management, patch cords, shelving units and other customer purchased items as required.
  • Terminate data and voice jacks as required.
  • Maintain written records of work completed for each day/job.
  • Proficient in ms-office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Maintain a neat and tidy job site. Always pick up garbage and debris from work completed.
  • Take pictures of each job completion as well as any issues that arise.
  • Take due care of tools and equipment. Tie off at heights, careful handling, cleaning and standard on site maintenance. Notify supervisors of calibrations and maintenance due on equipment.
  • Supply own
non-specialty hand tools.
  • Employees responsible for loss or damage to National Fiber Link Ltd. property.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Perform other functions / special projects as required.
  • Skills & Experience Required

    • Extensive fiber optic splice experience required.
    • Command of the English language.
    • Excellent oral, writing, time management, organizational and problem solving skills with attention to detail.
    • Post-secondary education in a technical field.
    • Intermediate computer skills.

    Problems & Challenges

    • Time constraints. Multiple deadlines.
    • Meeting / coordinating customer requirements while maintaining National Fiber Link Ltd. standards and procedures.

    Decision Making / Span of Impact

    • Decisions will be related to, but not limited to method of installations for both fiber optic and data/phone infrastructure.

    Physical / Sensory Effort

    • Ability to lift up to 70lbs.
    • Climb ladders and into bucket truck lift safely.
    • Ability to see and extensively concentrate on fine fibers for extended periods of time (1 shift).
    • Extensive computer concentration.

    Working Conditions

    • Daily travel to customer locations. Away travel as required.
    • Personal Protective Equipment required.

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