Location: Grande Prairie, AB

Job Type: Full time, Permanent

Job Summary

The Telecommunications Field Technician is responsible for testing, maintenance, repair, and servicing of various types of radio and wireless equipment, and servicing/construction of telecom towers.

Key responsibilities

  • Running splicing, testing, and troubleshooting of cat5, cat6, coax, fiber.
  • Conducting regular inspections, locating, and repairing defects.
  • Keeping work sites organized and properly labeled.
  • Comfortable with low voltage DC power.
  • Familiar with general grounding practices.
  • Conduit installation for both PVC and EMT.
  • Maintaining documentation of completed work. Ability to read schematics and markup drawings.
  • Adhering to all safety measures, including field assessment, toolbox meetings, PPE, and any other requirements by 3CIS, client and regulations.
  • Stay current on technical knowledge of IP networks, wireless communications, and any other industry specific requirements.
  • Maintain all the required certifications which may include but are not limited to tower climbing, rigging, high angle rescue, and any other required technical, installation, safety, and manufacturer certifications.
  • Must be willing to travel to various locations in and out of province, with overnight stay.
  • Other duties as required.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 2+ years of experience in telecommunications.
  • Experienced with general construction practices – drilling, screws, bolts, Unistrut, clamps.
  • Rock climbing or experience working at heights is an asset.
  • Electrical experience a definite asset.
  • Manual dexterity and attention to detail.
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to travel in and outside of the province.

Personal Attributes

  • Positive attitude, ability to work with others, and willingness to learn.

This is a safety sensitive position. Pre-employment A&D test will be required as well as a valid Class 5 driver’s license. Applications are welcome at HR@3CIS.com with “Telecommunications Technician” in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted