Shaw Communications - Winnipeg, MB (30 days ago)

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A little about us
At Shaw, we’re proud to be leaders in a movement that brings Canadians the connectivity they need to fuel their lives. We’re making bold moves to connect Canadians and we’re always on the lookout for go-getters that are committed to disrupting the status quo. Does that sound like you? We’d love to meet you.
The role

As a Planner, you will:
  • Create construction designs for new greenfield, plant upgrades and relocation of existing coaxial and fibre distribution facilities
  • Provide cost estimates to service new residential and business customers
  • Produce aerial and underground support structure designs and construction permit applications
  • Maintain accurate real time project database records for progress reporting and financial tracking of projects
  • Co-ordinate with internal & external project participants such as stakeholders, technicians, project managers developers, contractors, builders and 3rd party utility companies
  • Utilize CAD software for design and permit application drawings
  • Identify equipment in plant that can be effectively used for planning and design
  • Promote a positive image of Shaw, our products and services
  • Various other duties as needed
A typical day
Accountable for performing the project co-ordination and design functions to facilitate the construction, maintenance and repair of our communications network.
Your skills/experience
  • Degree/diploma in a CAD or engineering related course with 3 to 5 years’ experience in coaxial and fibre optics design would be considered an asset
  • Experience in cable construction would be an asset
  • Experience working with MicroStation or AutoCAD is required
  • Working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office is required
  • Understanding of processes required in undertaking civil construction would be an asset
  • Ability to identify and record Shaw equipment in a field environment
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license and provide a driver’s abstract annually
  • Ability to work well independently and as a contributing member of a team
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Strong organization and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to liaise effectively with customers and business contacts
  • A positive “can do” attitude and customer focused approach that will enable you to deal with challenging situations with integrity, empathy and sincerity
This position requires the successful completion of a criminal background check.
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