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Cable Technician - Riverside, Ontario
Ref No.: 18-18188
Location: Various, California
Description:   Summary: The main function of a Telecom Line Installer/Repairer is to string and repair telephone and television cable, including fiber optics and other equipment for transmitting messages or television programming. Job Responsibilities: Travel to customers  premises to install, maintain and repair audio and visual electronic reception equipment and accessories Inspect and test lines and cables, recording and analyzing test results, to assess transmission characteristics and locate faults and malfunctions Splice cables, using hand tools, epoxy, or mechanical equipment Measure signal strength at utility poles, using electronic test equipment Set up service for customers, installing, connecting, testing and adjusting equipment Place insulation over conductors and seal splices with moisture-proof covering Install equipment such as amplifiers and repeaters in order to maintain the strength of communications transmissionsQualifications: High school diploma or GED required 5-7 years experience required Past work experience in a similar role Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills Basic ability to work independently and manage one s time Basic knowledge of transmission, broadcasting, switching, control, and operation of telecommunications systems Basic knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology