​What is a Telecoms Engineer?

A Telecoms Engineer is a key profession within the telecoms sector that is responsible installing, maintaining and repairing telephone systems and testing and repairing telecommunications cables.

What are the typical duties and activities for a Telecoms Engineer?

From employer to employer the job description of a Telecoms Engineer will vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:

  • installing internal cabling and wiring for telecoms systems

  • fixing connecting wires from underground and aerial lines

  • installing telephones, switchboards and coin operated phone boxes

  • testing equipment to identify defective components and making the required repairs

  • testing installation and making any adjustments required

  • connecting cables and testing for any defects

  • locating and repairing faults to lines and cabling

  • Erecting and maintaining mobile telecommunications infrastructure

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​London city within Ontario that is situated along the Quebec City - Windor Corridor. London, Ontario has a an estimated population of 383,822 as of the 2016 census. London, Ontario covers an area of 162 square miles and is a regional centre of healthcare and education. London, Ontario has seen numerous large scale construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple large constructions projects in the pipeline, such as:

Downtown Loop Phase 1

This project will see a mix of rapid transit work, improved mobility, water and sewer, street scaping. Expected cost for this project is $8.2 million

Highbury Avenue - Wenige Expressway Bridge Renewal

This project will see improved bridge condition, improved multi-use pathway below bridge. Expected cost for this project is $8.9 million

Brydges Street

This project will see removal of 850 metres of combined sewer, new bike lanes. Expected cost for this project is $5.9 million.

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