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Date:  Jul 24, 2022
Location: 

Prince George, British Columbia, CA Kelowna, British Columbia, CA Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA

Operating Sector:  Telecommunications

Position Title:  OSP Designer

Build Your Career at Aecon

Aecon is proud to build some of the most impactful infrastructure projects of this generation. From the roads and transit systems that connect our communities, to the communication networks that link us from coast-to-coast, and the water infrastructure that supplies our businesses and homes. Our integral work includes constructing the pipelines that join provinces with the energy that fuels the nation, and the airports and ports that connect us all. Aecon is there, safely and sustainably building the future.  

 

We lead the infrastructure industry with purpose, and our people are at the heart of everything we do. Our business success relies on strong execution and continuous improvement – driven by the diversity, expertise and teamwork of our employees. We are always searching the globe for exceptional candidates to join the Aecon family and be a part of our forward-thinking, innovative, best-in-class organization!  

 

What is the Opportunity?

Faster. Smarter. Safer. This is how Aecon Utilities is committed to delivering projects. We simply do it better. Aecon Utilities is ready to become Canada’s #1 utility construction provider and we’re looking for an OSP Designer to help us get there!

 

Reporting to the Project Manager, the OSP Designer will be responsible for all facets of designing for our existing and perspective Utility Telecommunication clients.

 

What You'll Do Here: 

  • Engineering aerial, underground & inside copper and/or fiber routes and road moves.
  • Design copper routes and lay-out count including size and gauge of cable including: terminals, cross box, loop make-ups, rearrangement, bridge tap removal, circuit types & pair conditioning.
  • Design fiber routes and lay-out counts including: FTTH, FTTP, FTTC & Ethernet.
  • Research and define local jurisdictional regulations, coordinate permit application process and ensure that design conforms to specifications.
  • Work within defined QA/QC review process to ensure accuracy with final drawings.
  • Oversee projects from the beginning design phase until completion.
  • Act as the point of contact for all home owners (on behalf of the client), project team members and civil and/or splicing teams.
  • Coordinating between CAD Techs, project team members, and external partners.
  • Conducting field surveys (aerial and underground) 
  • Complete pole line analysis (Ocalc, QuickPole)
  • Attend customer meetings and perform site surveys or walk-outs as necessary to comply with customer requirements.
  • Additional duties as required.

 

What You Bring to the Team: 

  • 1-2 years of design experience.
  • Proficient in CAD and software applications used to create engineering designs.
  • Understanding of customer database systems (i.e.. NetX, ipairs, etc.)
  • Survey or CAD experience is an asset.
  • Post-secondary degree in Urban Planning, Civil Engineering or equivalent is an asset.
  • Proficient with the use of computers and software, including MS Office (Word, Visio, Excel).
  • Excellent verbal, written and communication skills.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Self-motivated, ability to learn new skills and adapt.
  • Liaise with customers and clients to resolve any challenges.

Aecon has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

 

If you require accommodation during any step of the application process please click here.