Network Planner (H-2501)

Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Date Posted: 25-01-2018
Our Client is currently seeking a Planner to join their team. Reporting to the Manager, National Planning the successful candidate will be accountable for performing the project co-ordination and design functions to facilitate the construction, maintenance and repair of our communications network.
 
Accountabilities:
  • Produce underground and aerial support structure designs and construction permit applications
  • Produce construction designs for all new, upgrade and relocating coaxial and fibre distribution facilities
  • Maintain accurate real time project database records for progress reporting and manage financials of projects
  • Identify equipment in the field that can be effectively used for planning, documenting and quality control
  • Co-ordinate with other external project participants such as developers, contractors, builders, utility companies, etc.
  • Utilize AutoCAD for all CAD design, permits and application drawings
  • Co-ordinate with client representatives to ensure our interests are achieved
  • Various other duties as needed

Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications:
  • Degree/diploma in a CAD or engineering related course would be considered an asset
  •  3 to 5 years of coaxial and fibre optics design experience would be considered an asset
  • Experience in cable (coax and fibre) construction would be an asset
  • Understand processes required in undertaking civil construction
  • Experience working with AutoCAD and Microstation is considered an asset
  • Requires working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office
  • Ability to identify and record client equipment in a field environment
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license and must 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.
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