Satellite & Fiber Optic Technician I & R

Worldwide Satellite - Kamloops, BC (14 months ago)

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Job Description:

We have an opportunity for both sub-contractor and employee based positions within our company performing fiber optic and satellite installations and repairs in a customer facing setting.


Energetic customer service oriented sub-contractor Technicians for the position of Field Installations and Repair to service Kamloops and surrounding areas.


Drives to and from end user locations in a general area,

Operates equipment and a vehicle, tools and ladders in a safe and responsible manner

Relates with customers in a professional and polite manner

Provides an extremely high level of customer service

Comfortable with using handheld tools and working at heights

Ensures test equipment, laptop and tools are kept in excellent condition

Safety Conscious and able to adhere to a intensely structured safety program

Position Overview:

Deliver exceptional customer experiences and high quality installations for Satellite TV, IPTV, Internet and Phone Service in customer’s homes and businesses. This is technical position so you will be installing or trouble shooting installations.

This is NOT a tech support over the phone position.

You will be climbing ladders, pulling wire and installing Fibre Optic, Copper lines to supply TV, Internet, phone and satellite dish service.

You will be hired as a sub-contractor so you must provide your own WHITE work vehicle with a commercial ladder rack.


Prior experience in telecommunications and/or working in the field independently is an asset

Prior experience in a customer facing customer service role is a tremendous asset

A strong technical aptitude and general interest in the field

Must be comfortable with computers, and able to handle various Windows based applications Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Must be legally authorized to work in Canada

Successfully complete a criminal background check

Evening and Weekend work is a must

Must have or be able to obtain a work vehicle with a ladder rack.

Maintain a valid BC Class 5 driver’s license and provide a driver’s abstract quarterly

Must be willing to work outdoors in changing weather conditions

Must be technically inclined and have a desire to learn

Self-motivated and highly organized to manage workloads with minimal direction

Wears appropriate safety equipment and follow outlined safety protocols and procedures

** This position requires working in varying heights and spaces in accordance with provincial and federal guidelines**

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $55,000.00 to $70,000.00 /year