MxU Fibre Designer

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Division: Telecommunications
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Job ID: 18474
Job Status: Full Time Regular

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Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
You have a passion for fibre-optic communications infrastructure and you're interested in a role supporting the design and construction of passive optical networks. At Ledcor you will be an integral part of the MxU project team and will design GPON networks using a variety of tools. In this role you will collaborate with both design and construction team members, reporting to the MxU Design Lead. You will be working in both the office and field, assisting construction staff with safety and quality control, and ensuring that constructability issues are incorporated into the network designs.

Join the Ledcor Technical Services team in Vancouver, BC!

Responsibilities
  • Design GPON networks (outside plant and multi-tenant structure inside plant)
  • Cost estimating and materials forecasting
  • Review design drawings prepared by others for design compliance and constructability
  • Respond to construction queries
  • Work with field crews to identify opportunities to improve design standards, construction practices, and quality assurance procedures
  • Perform general administrative and recordkeeping functions including the review and distribution of documentation; preparation of correspondence and meeting minutes; maintenance of files, logs, drawings, specifications and submittals
  • Partner closely with Engineering, Construction and other departments
  • Work from customer drawings, company drawings, vendor drawings or specifications
  • Visit job sites on a regular basis to ensure specifications and client requirements are being met
  • May perform other related duties as assigned


Requirements
  • Must have and maintain a clean driving record
  • Successful completion of a criminal background check and pre-employment drug & alcohol requirements
  • Graduate from a technical college or university program (preferably in one of the following areas: civil, electrical/telecommunications)
  • 0 to 3 years' experience working in telecommunications or related field
  • Organized and self-motivated
  • Strong computer skills with an aptitude for learning new programs; experience with AutoCAD and/or GIS, Visio, Excel and other MS
  • Office applications would be an asset
  • Able to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple project stakeholders and interpret their needs
  • Working knowledge of construction or telecom documents, drawings, specifications and current construction practices and methodology
  • Willingness to contribute actively in team discussions, sharing experiences and ideas
    Strong organizational and planning skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities


Work Conditions
  • Office based position
  • Regular site visits required

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

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Ledcor is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of non-discrimination in all of our employment practices. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, gender, disability or any other identifying characteristic.

Date Posted
4/5/2019
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