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Radio Service Technician (Fly In Fly Out)

Radio Service Technician – (Fly in Fly Out)

Job Summary:

·        The Radio Service Technician is responsible to program, install, test, troubleshoot, and repair radio frequency communications equipment in both mobile and stationary applications at the Client’s job site.

·        The individual filling this role must be comfortable working in a team environment.

·        The individual filling this role must be comfortable working in a safety sensitive environment.

·        Fly in fly out customer sponsored program with flights based out of Edmonton or Calgary.

·        Full-time permanent position located at CNRL Horizon or at Suncor Fort Hills in Fort McMurray, AB.

·        This position works a 7 days on, 7 days off, 12 hours per shift rotational schedule. Night shift rotation will be required on some sites.

The Ideal Candidate for Radio Service Technician:

·        Testing and installing wireless communications equipment in stationary and mobile applications

·        Basic diagnostics and Radio programming

·        Install, maintain, program, and repair of communication systems.

·        Radio and electronic component trouble shooting

·        Have experience working with conventional/MotoTRBO/Trunking/Motorola P25 mobile and portable radio equipment

·        Electrical Wiring codes and best practices

·        Complete Labour, Equipment and Material forms (LEM’s) and Job Hazard Assessments (JHA’s)

·        Record time, and materials on service orders

·        Complete required inspection sheets (Vehicle)

·        Knowledge of hand and power tools, test equipment and design/fabrication techniques

·        Mine driving and trailer towing experience

Must Haves:

·        2 year diploma in electronics engineering technology or related field/ 4 year bachelors degree in electronics combined with related work experience

·        Valid Alberta Class 5 Operator’s License with a clean driving record within the last 5 years

·        Ability to pass pre-access drug and alcohol testing on a regular and frequent basis for access to site

Nice to Haves:

·        Elevated Work Platform certificate

·        Valid First Aid Certificate

Physical Demands:

·        Majority of the day walking, standing, kneeling, crouching, and bending.

·        Required to carry equipment weighing from 25 to 50lbs for short distances.

About Us:
Tridon Communications – Fort McMurray

Tridon Communications is a full solution Telecom Systems Integrator with CSA certification and licensed by APEGA. Our Engineering, Service and Tower Divisions collaborate with customers to build custom solutions for their communication needs. We have been supplying wireless communication products and services to Alberta industry since 1981. We operate three full-service shops in Fort McMurray, Edmonton and Athabasca.

We are a:

·        MOTOROLA Platinum Service Centre,

·        KENWOOD Authorized Dealer,

·        TELUS Customer Care Centre

·        State of the Art CSA (Canadian Standards Association) Certified Repair Centre

·        Recognized as one of Canada’s Safest Employers (2014 Silver Winner).

Tridon Offers:

·        On the job training

·        Competitive Wages

·        Company paid benefits

·        Additional paid days off for Years of Service

·        Manufacturer provided training

·        Opportunity to advance and grow





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