Stantec System

  • Senior Telecommunications Specialist

    Location CA-BC-Kelowna
    Posted Date 2 months ago(2/16/2018 4:32 PM)
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    Power Engineering
  • Your Opportunity

    Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

    We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. This allows us to assess what's needed and connect our expertise, to appreciate nuances and envision what's never been considered, to bring together diverse perspectives so we can collaborate toward a shared success.


    Our Kelowna office has an opportunity for a Senior Telecommunications Specialist within our Power and Telecommunications Group.

    Your Duties

    Under limited supervision your duties will include the following:

    • Responsible for estimating, designing and issuing construction work packages for copper or fibre based residential and business services, copper or fibre plant infrastructure upgrades and mainway and incidental conduit systems.
    • knowledge of industry design standards and applicable codes for the design of communication facilities and infrastructure is required.
    • Must have experience securing permitting and approvals from municipal, regional and provincial jurisdictions.
    • Must be prepared to travel to provide expertise to Stantec offices in BC.
    • Will be required to pass on knowledge and expertise to junior team members in the form of an ongoing mentorship program.
    • Must be able to work in a project team environment in coordination with other engineering disciplines and be committed to quality and effective time management.

    Your Capabilities and Credentials

    • Graduate of a 2 year technical program in Telecommunications and Networks or equivalent.
    • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in the design of telecommunication systems.
    • RTMgr or AScT designation preferred.
    • Experience in the design of copper and fiber optic networks.
    • Understanding of telecommunications protocols and procedures.
    • Experience in estimating, designing and issuing Telecommunications construction work packages.
    • Considerable experience with Telecommunications specific software systems including the following: CET, SAP, FOX, SRM, e-fulfillment, FMS, SpatialNET, myWorld, GIS and AutoCAD.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

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