Job Description

Technical Planner

 
Job Summary

MLT is seeking a Technical Planner with experience in the telecommunications industry. The successful candidate must be self-motivated and demonstrate a strong technical aptitude with a willingness to continually gain knowledge in the evolving telecommunications industry.

 

As a planner, you will work on individually assigned tasks or client-driven projects. The Technical Planner position also entails collaborating within a strong team environment.

 

Core Competencies
  • Communication

  • Energy

  • Team Work

  • Quality Orientation

  • Problem Solving

  • Accountability and Dependability

  • Operating Equipment

  • Ethics and Integrity

  • Project Management

 

Job Duties
  • Provide support or take the lead on various design projects.

  • Ability to write, read and comprehend technical documents and apply the information.

  • Complete accurate drawings in CAD, Visio, or other formats.

  • Perform site surveys or walkouts prior to the design phase in order to gather complete and accurate documentation.

  • Troubleshoot issues and fix problems encountered during the design phase.

  • Complete work on time, on scope, and within budget to ensure company objectives are met.

  • Ensure that communication with clients and peers is done in a professional manner.

  • Learn to adapt to new standards in a changing client environment.

  • Update records when tasks or projects are completed.

  • Be willing to undertake other tasks or responsibilities, within your skillset, that would benefit MLT and could help you grow within the company.

  • Adhere to all applicable Health and Safety regulations, as per company policy.

  • Show a strong work ethic with attention to detail.

  • Participate in account management responsibilities.

 

 

Requirements
  • College Diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering field

  • Proficiency with basic Microsoft Office Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel)

 

Technical skills in the following would be an asset
  • FTTH Designs

  • CATV

  • HFC

  • Optical Nodes

  • Optical Transmitters and Receivers

  • RFoG and GPON

  • Radio RF Spectrum

  • Active and Passive RF Devices

  • IP Video Technology

  • SONET

  • WDM Transport

  • DOCSIS 3.1

  • Wireless Technology – LTE, 3G, 4G, 5G

  • Small Cell Technology

  • AC Power

  • DC Power and DC Power Plants

 

Other Assets:
  • Experience with a digital signal and electronic communication standards

  • Experience with telecommunication topology standards

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD or Visio

  • Class 5 Drivers License

 

Working Conditions
  • Manual dexterity required to use desktop computer and peripherals

  • Travel may be required

 

Please send your resume to hr@mlt.ca

New Brunswick & Halifax Region