Cable Placing Technician

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Location: London, ON, Canada
Job ID: 19001
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are a motivated individual looking to build a career in telecommunications working with fibre optic systems. As a Cable Placing Technician, you will be installing and troubleshooting hybrid fibre-coaxial and fibre optic cable in London, ON. You will be working with a variety of cabling types and have experience with both underground and aerial cabling.

Join Ledcor Technical Services today in London!

Job Description:

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Installing cable in manhole-to-manhole duct systems and troubleshooting existing cable infrastructure
  • Perform rodding & roping, jetting, and pulling and lashing techniques on various types of cable
  • Working to meet installation deadlines
  • As a part of meeting customer and project requirements, technicians may be required, from time to time, to travel on extended work assignments (ranging 2-6 weeks) away from home
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Experience working with tools
  • Aerial Work Platform training is an asset
  • Ability to manage a physically demanding position which involves sitting, standing, bending, climbing, lifting, working at heights, and in confined spaces
  • Must be computer savvy, able to handle multiple computer applications
  • Self-Motivated, ability to prioritize, and organize work with little direction
  • Maintain a valid provincial driver’s license (Class 5) and must provide a driver’s abstract annually
  • Successful completion of a criminal background check and pre-employment drug, and alcohol screening
  • Adhere to Ledcor’s strict safety practices in a “Think Safety, Work Safely” environment.

Work Conditions:

  • Able to meet the physical requirements of the position which involves sitting, standing, bending, climbing, lifting (up to 75 pounds), working at heights, in confined spaces and in all types of weather conditions (rain, snow, heat etc.)

Additional Information:

Company Description

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!

Date Posted
Aug 19, 2019

300 Dufferin Avenue, London, ON, Canada