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We are one of Canada's leading telecommunications contractors, servicing major clients such as Telus, Shaw, Bell, and many others. WPT is positioned to continue its significant growth as our clients undertake large projects to expand and upgrade Canada's telecom infrastructure. Our reputation for industry-leading quality and efficiency has made us a long-standing contractor of choice.

Our people truly are key to our success, we work hard to attract, develop, and retain great team members. This means investing in your development path – coaching, mentoring, and training continuously to help grow your capabilities, competencies, and confidence.

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Current Career Opportunities

Our people truly are key to our success, so we work hard to attract, develop, and retain great team members. If you are seeking a career opportunity with one of Western Canada's leading telecommunications companies, please see the following Job Opportunities and apply online.

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Fibre Splicer | Nationwide | WP Telectronics

  • Company: WP Telectronics
  • Position: Fibre Splicer (Few positions available)
  • Location: Nationwide
  • Wage: Piece Rate potential up to $800/day

Company Description:

We are looking for a motivated and productivity-oriented Fibre Splicer to join our expanding team!

We are one of Western Canada's leading telecommunications contractors, servicing major clients such as Telus, Shaw, Bell, and many others. WPT is positioned to continue its significant growth as our partner clients undertake large scale capital projects to expand Canada's telecom infrastructure. Our reputation for industry-leading quality and efficiency has made us a long-standing contractor of choice.

Our people truly are key to our success, so we work hard to attract, develop, and retain great team members. We invest in your development path – coaching, mentoring, and training continuously to help grow your capabilities, competencies, and confidence.

Job Duties:

  • Build fibre optic splice closures (FOSCs), prep, and splice OSP fibre cables into various FOSCs
  • Dress and mount aerial FOSCs and cables. This may involve using a bucket truck, ladder, or climbing telecommunication poles with spurs. Working heights range from 15-40ft
  • Dress and rack FOSCs and cables in pedestals, service boxes, vaults, and manholes
  • Use OTDR, OLTS, and Power Meters to test, analyze, and troubleshoot fibre networks
  • Read and interpret telecom design prints and update based on progress, changes, field findings
  • Safely drive and maneuver vehicles into tight spaces and easements.
  • Perform other duties as requested

Essential Attributes For Success:

We live and breathe our 6 core values. They are essential not just for each individual’s success in their role, but also for the success of WP Telectronics as a whole

  • Prioritize Safety – No job is so urgent or important that it can’t be done safely. Safety is in every decision and every action that we do
  • Do the Right Thing – Act with integrity in all situations
  • Be the Best – Never settle for good enough when it comes to productivity, quality, or safety
  • Find a Better Way – Challenge the status quo. Without sacrificing safety, always look for a way to be a little bit more efficient, a little bit more productive, and produce a higher quality product
  • Support Each Other – Everyone has a part to play in our team’s success
  • Welcome the Challenge – Solving tough problems is what we do. It’s what separates us from the rest of the industry. Embrace the challenge and enjoy the ride

  • Aside from having attributes that are in line with our core values, one other essential “must-have” is your ability to travel. WP Telectronics has projects all over Canada. We need road warriors who can go where the projects are. A typical shift rotation is 21 days on, 10 days off

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum 2 years of OSP fibre splicing experience
  • Valid Class 5 License
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Comfortable working in heights using ladders, spurs, and bucket vans (up to 40ft)
  • Comfortable working inside confined spaces such as telecom manholes and service vaults
  • Comfortable working alone and independently for days and weeks at a time
  • Current Confined Space Entry, First Aid, and/or Fall Protection Certification is an asset

What’s In It For You:

  • Industry leading wages based on a piece rate pay structure
  • Paid accommodations and per-diem when working away from home
  • Extensive benefit plan
  • Comprehensive technical and safety training, with coaching and mentorship support for career growth
  • Being a part of a company with a reputation for being the best at what they do in one of the largest industries in Canada

Coax Technician | Nationwide | WP Telectronics

  • Company: WP Telectronics
  • Position: Coax Technician (Few positions available)
  • Location: Nationwide
  • Wage: Piece Rate potential up to $600/day

Company Description:

We are looking for a motivated and productivity-oriented Coax Technician to join our expanding team!

We are one of Western Canada's leading telecommunications contractors, servicing major clients such as Telus, Shaw, Bell, and many others. WPT is positioned to continue its significant growth as our partner clients undertake large scale capital projects to expand Canada's telecom infrastructure. Our reputation for industry-leading quality and efficiency has made us a long-standing contractor of choice.

Our people truly are key to our success, so we work hard to attract, develop, and retain great team members. We invest in your development path – coaching, mentoring, and training continuously to help grow your capabilities, competencies, and confidence.

Job Duties:

  • Place new underground cables through pedestals and manholes, lashing up new aerial plant
  • Coax plant activation, cutting in taps, splitters, couplers and amplifiers (both aerial and underground)
  • Work on live plant doing rebuilds or upgrades, swapping out taps, splitters, couplers and amplifiers (both aerial and underground)
  • Work on live fibre optic nodes doing rebuilds or upgrades
  • Utilize technical tools such as Field Strength Meters, VOM
  • Read and interpret telecom design prints and update based on field findings
  • Perform other duties as requested

Essential Attributes For Success:

We live and breathe our 6 core values. They are essential not just for each individual’s success in their role, but also for the success of WP Telectronics as a whole

  • Prioritize Safety – No job is so urgent or important that it can’t be done safely. Safety is in every decision and every action that we do
  • Do the Right Thing – Act with integrity in all situations
  • Be the Best – Never settle for good enough when it comes to productivity, quality, or safety
  • Find a Better Way – Challenge the status quo. Without sacrificing safety, always look for a way to be a little bit more efficient, a little bit more productive, and produce a higher quality product
  • Support Each Other – Everyone has a part to play in our team’s success
  • Welcome the Challenge – Solving tough problems is what we do. It’s what separates us from the rest of the industry. Embrace the challenge and enjoy the ride

  • Aside from having attributes that are in line with our core values, one other essential “must-have” is your ability to travel. WP Telectronics has projects all over Canada. We need road warriors who can go where the projects are. A typical shift rotation is 21 days on, 10 days off

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • 2 years of coax experience on outside plant is an asset
  • Valid Class 5 License
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Comfortable working in heights using ladders and bucket vans (up to 40ft)
  • Comfortable working inside confined spaces such as telecom manholes and service vaults
  • Comfortable working alone and independently for days and weeks at a time
  • Current Confined Space Entry, First Aid, and/or Fall Protection Certification is an asset

What’s In It For You:

  • Industry leading wages based on a piece rate pay structure
  • Paid accommodations and per-diem when working away from home
  • Extensive benefit plan
  • Comprehensive technical and safety training, with coaching and mentorship support for career growth
  • Being a part of a company with a reputation for being the best at what they do in one of the largest industries in Canada

Junior Field Technician | Winnipeg, MB | WP Telectronics

  • Company: WP Telectronics
  • Position: Junior Field Technician (Few positions available)
  • Location: Winnipeg, MB
  • Wage: $18.00/hour to start with potential to move into piece rate of up to $600/day

Company Description:

We are looking for a motivated Junior Field Technician to join our expanding team!

This is an entry level position within our company. Mentorship and training will be provided with the opportunity to advance to a piece-rate, Field Technician position (either as a Fibre Cable Placer, Fibre Splicer, or Coax Technician)

We are one of Western Canada's leading telecommunications contractors, servicing major clients such as Telus, Shaw, Bell, and many others. WPT is positioned to continue its significant growth as our partner clients undertake large scale capital projects to expand Canada's telecom infrastructure. Our reputation for industry-leading quality and efficiency has made us a long-standing contractor of choice.

Our people truly are key to our success, so we work hard to attract, develop, and retain great team members. We invest in your development path – coaching, mentoring, and training continuously to help grow your capabilities, competencies, and confidence.

Job Duties:

  • Read and interpret maps (telecom design prints, google maps, google earth)
  • Locate and proof underground telecom conduits
  • Pump manholes
  • Pre-field jobs to assess readiness
  • Assist Cable Placers in the field which may include flaking cable, pulling cable and mule tape, rod and roping, tagging and foaming, ladder work, loading and offloading cable reel, and driving heavy machinery to work site
  • Assist Fibre Splicers in the field which may include locating and setting up fibre splice locations and power meter operation
  • Assist with shipping and receiving telecom equipment and supplies
  • Operate forklift to assist with loading and offloading cable reels
  • Assist mechanic with basic vehicle repairs and preventative maintenance
  • Organize and clean the shop/yard
  • Perform other duties as requested

Essential Attributes For Success:

We live and breathe our 6 core values. They are essential not just for each individual’s success in their role, but also for the success of WP Telectronics as a whole

  • Prioritize Safety – No job is so urgent or important that it can’t be done safely. Safety is in every decision and every action that we do
  • Do the Right Thing – Act with integrity in all situations
  • Be the Best – Never settle for good enough when it comes to productivity, quality, or safety
  • Find a Better Way – Challenge the status quo. Without sacrificing safety, always look for a way to be a little bit more efficient, a little bit more productive, and produce a higher quality product
  • Support Each Other – Everyone has a part to play in our team’s success
  • Welcome the Challenge – Solving tough problems is what we do. It’s what separates us from the rest of the industry. Embrace the challenge and enjoy the ride

  • Aside from having attributes that are in line with our core values, one other essential “must-have” is your ability to travel. WP Telectronics has projects all over Canada. We need road warriors who can go where the projects are. A typical shift rotation is 21 days on, 10 days off

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Valid Class 5 License
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Experience operating heavy machinery
  • Forklift experience is an asset
  • Current Confined Space Entry, First Aid, and/or Fall Protection Certification is an asset

What’s In It For You:

  • Extensive benefit plan
  • Comprehensive technical and safety training, with coaching and mentorship support for career growth
  • Being a part of a company with a reputation for being the best at what they do in one of the largest industries in Canada

Our Core Values

Prioritize safety

No job is so urgent or important that it can’t be done safely.

Do the right thing

Act with integrity in all situations.

Be the best

Never settle for good enough when it comes to productivity, quality or safety.

Find a better way

Challenge the status quo.

Support each other

Everyone has a part to play in our team’s success.

Welcome the challenge

We solve tough problems.

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