Wireless Network Field Services Technician, Bell Mobility

  • BELL
  • Barrie, ON, Canada
  • Oct 11, 2018
Full time Distribution Warehouse

Job Description

Req Id: 215000

Bell is a truly Canadian company with over 138 years of success. We are defined by the passion of our team members and their belief in our company's vast potential.

To ensure we continue to be recognized as Canada's leading communications company, we're committed to finding and developing the next generation of leaders. This means creating best-in-class career and development opportunities for our employees.

If you're passionate, driven and find yourself seeking interesting work, new challenges and continuous learning opportunities, then we want you to join our team.

Our Network team plans, designs, builds and operates Bell's multi-billion dollar networks, including the continued expansion of our fibre optic network, HSPA+ and LTE - Canada's largest and fastest wireless network.

The service we provide is the foundation of Bell's competitive advantage and a critical step towards achieving Bell's goal to be recognized by customers as Canada's leading communications company.

Position: Wireless Network Field Services Technician

Job Status: Regular Ful Time

Location: Barrie, Ontario

Name and description of the hiring department:

The Bell Mobility wireless network team designs, builds and operates Canada's Best Network.

Mobile TV, Facebook, Twitter, BlackBerry, Android, iPhone, HSPA+, LTE, IPv6 are the toys in our playground. The young and dynamic Bell Mobility team is front and centre in testing, deploying and maximizing the technologies that are revolutionizing the world.

We are a technology team linked to Marketing, Sales and Client Care to execute on our number one priority: Delivering Canada's Best Network to our customers. Our people are making big things happen across the country, nourished constantly by growth, training and personal development opportunities.

Being at the forefront of the mobile internet revolution, we are always in need of smart people who like to get cool things done. If you are looking for more than a place to work and are not afraid of challenges, we have room for you too.

Bell has the Best Network because we have the Best People. And with you, Bell just got better!

Job Duties / Accountabilities:

  • Install, Commission, Optimize, Repair, and Maintain all network infrastructure equipment (Radio, Dispatch Center, Paging, HSPA, LTE, CDMA, in-building, microcell, picocell)
  • Act on network performance anomalies and alarms and track their resolution
  • Maintain a high proficiency in the use of multiple computer applications and equipment specific software
  • Maintain a high proficiency in the use of specialized, laboratory grade wireless technology test equipment
  • Interface and provide recommendations to network engineering and management staff on implementation, maintenance, and optimization issues
  • Coordinate and verify contractor services to maintain the physical integrity of network sites and power systems
  • Maintain company vehicles and equipment inventory
  • Investigate internal and external customer complaints
  • Participate in an on-call rotation
  • Work off-normal shifts as required
  • Perform work in remote locations on a planned and/or unplanned (emergency) basis

Essential Qualifications / Competencies:

  • Telecommunications or Electronics Engineering Technologist or Technician diploma, preferably with courses in radio frequency propagation
  • Extensive computer competencies and/or training including Microsoft office applications
  • Extensive networking and IP competencies
  • Excellent written, oral and inter-personal skills are required
  • Ability to work autonomously in a remote environment
  • Willingness to relocate
  • Must have a valid driver's license and be able to demonstrate responsible motor vehicle operation
  • A clear Bell corporate /Police security background check is required

Preferred Qualifications / Competencies:

  • Previous experience in RF, telephony and microwave telecommunications
  • Two-way radio equipment and network installation, commissioning, optimization, repair, and maintenance experience
  • Motorola trunked radio network experience
  • Programming skills would be an asset
  • Experience with towing trailers and operating snowmobiles, ATV's, and generators is an asset

Working Conditions:

  • Regular schedule is from 8:30am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday
  • Occasional weekends and evenings for emergencies
  • Driving in remote areas
  • Participate in on call schedule rotation
  • Live in the Barrie Ontario area or agree to move to this region

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)

Additional Information:

Position Type: Non Management
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Barrie
Application Deadline: 10/22/2018

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role. Applications through email will not be accepted.

Bell is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees and customers feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live and serve, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Created: Canada , ON , Barrie