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Telecommunications Technician II
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Competition #:01316975
Bargaining Unit:HEU
Reports To:MANAGER
Hourly Wage:$36.33

Position Summary

Interior Health’s Network & Telecommunications team is looking for a permanent full time Telecommunications Technician II to join their team in Kelowna! The Telecommunications Technician II provides network, computer and telephone technical support of information and communication systems throughout the health region by analyzing and diagnosing problems and formulating solutions and by installing, configuring and testing hardware and software.

This technician role has a strong focus on network support. The technician analyzes and diagnoses network and telephone problems and formulates solutions. The technician also monitors network performance and plays an active role in the department’s Network Operations Centre where incidents are triaged and dispatched to subject matter experts on the team.

Other duties are also to configure, test, install and maintain network equipment, servers, PCs, terminals, printers and interfaced instruments, telephones and telephone network equipment. Developing and maintaining network and technical procedures and documentation related to the design, the Network Technical Support Technician will monitor computer system, network, and telephone system security and makes or recommends adjustments.

Additionally, this position is responsible for maintaining a database of interface equipment, network and telephone system components and configurations. As a member of the team, the technician consults and participates in the specification, design and installation of data and telecommunications cable plants in the region. They will also act as a liaison with external agencies to ensure that the wide area network and telephone issues are resolved in a timely and cost effective manner and perform other related duties as assigned.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Along with a competitive salary, your total compensation package may include vacation, health care and dental benefits, and contributions toward your retirement pension. As a member of the Interior Health (IH) team, you'll have access to services and benefits that can help you get the most out of work while maintaining a balanced lifestyle. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.

Come and join our team….Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

Education, Training and Experience:

Grade 12, graduation from a recognized two year technology diploma program plus three years’ recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

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