Fiber Technician

Worldwide Satellite - Kamloops, BC (28 days ago)

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Fibre Optic Technician
Job Description

Fibre Optic Technician
We have a number of full-time sub-contractor and in-house employee positions with our company performing fiber optic, security and copper installations and repairs in a customer-facing setting. It is a dynamic and exciting opportunity with high-income potential for motivated individuals. We provide a company truck, tools and gas card.

Energetic customer service-oriented sub-contractor and in-house Technicians for the position of Field Installations and Repair. Multiple positions are available, with opportunities to work under various product lines. Work areas are Victoria, Sooke, Sidney and surrounding areas. A background in sales is an asset as there are commission-based sales involved in the position in addition to standard pay.


Most importantly is to deliver a customer-centric, high-level customer experience in line with Telus core values

  • 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 an intensely structured safety program

* Able to easily lift and carry 75lbs

  • Comfortably climb and work on a ladder up to 30’ up
  • Able to operate everyday hand tools safely and confidently

* Able to work outside in various weather conditions

  • Enjoys working with technology
  • A clear criminal record
  • Prior experience in telecommunications and/or working in the field independently is an asset
  • A strong technical aptitude and general interest in the field
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

* Some evening and 1 weekend day/week is a must

  • Maintain a valid BC Class 5 driver’s license and provide a driver’s abstract quarterly
  • Self-motivated and highly organized to manage workloads with minimal direction

Position Overview:
You will be driving to customer homes to deliver exceptional customer experiences and high-quality installations for TV, Internet, and Phone Service in customer homes and businesses. This is a technical position so you will be installing or troubleshooting installations. You will be climbing ladders, pulling wire and installing Fiber Optic, Copper lines to supply TV, Internet, and phone service.

Must be legally authorized to work in Canada

** This position requires working in varying heights and spaces in accordance with provincial and federal guidelines**
Related keywords: fiber optic technician, telecommunications, technician, telecommunications technician, fiber optic, cable technician

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $65,000.00-$75,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Bonus pay
  • Commission pay


  • Casual dress
  • Company car
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule
  • Life insurance
  • RRSP match
  • Store discount
  • Vision care


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

COVID-19 considerations:
We have a comprehensive plan to address the ever changing situation

Application question(s):

  • Do you live in Kamloops or the surrounding area?


  • English (required)


  • Class 5 Drivers License (required)

Work remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place