Edson, AB

Job Summary

We are seeking for motivated people to fill FTTH labourer positions within our team.

The FTTH labourer supports the installation, maintenance, and repair of fiber optic infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with the assembly, disassembly, and operation of fiber jetting equipment.
  • Safely operate other small machinery as required, including but not limited to trenchers, vibratory ploughs, generators, and compressors.
  • Handle physical aspects of the job, including digging trenches, laying, and connecting conduit/cables, and installing equipment.
  • Read and interpret project documents and ensure that the work performed is in accordance with the documents.
  • Collaborate with supervisor and team to ensure the timely completion of the project.
  • Follow safety guidelines and protocols, to maintain company standards and a secure working environment.
  • At all times, be professional and courteous to co-workers, clients, landowners, and other general members of the public.
  • Perform routine inspections and troubleshoot issues to ensure efficiency of telecommunications equipment.
  • Operate and maintain tools and equipment used in telecommunications operations such as trucks, radios, drills, screwdrivers, shovels, rakes, spades, hammers, etc.
  • Safely load and unload machinery onto / off trailer.
  • Drive truck with trailers attached to haul equipment and machinery to sites.
  • Safeguard company property and take all reasonable steps to prevent theft, loss, or damage.
  • Ensure the truck is stocked daily with the required tools such as rakes, shovels, spades, saws etc.
  • Assist in the documentation of project details, including tracking of materials used and providing as-built markups of work performed.
  • Track and report any workplace incidents that occur through the Incident Check software portal.
  • Attend/participate in tailgate meeting, assist in keeping worksite clean and organized.
  • Other duties as required.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in labor-intensive roles, preferably in telecommunications or related field.
  • Willing to work outdoors in various weather conditions and demanding environments doing heavy lifting, shoveling, and using wheelbarrows.
  • Basic understanding of telecommunications systems and equipment.
  • Experience towing trailers is an asset.
  • Out-of-town work is required.
  • Valid driver’s license (preferred).

Personal Attributes

  • Strong teamwork and communication skills.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new technologies and processes.

Applications are welcome at HR@3CIS.com with “FTTH Labourer” in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.