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Field Operations Lead-GTA

About the Company
At Cablewave Utility Services, we specialize in delivering comprehensive utility
engineering and damage prevention services tailored for the telecommunications
and electrical sectors. Our expertise encompasses utility pole and Subsurface
Utility Engineering, coupled with efficient utility record management. Join us as we
overcome the digital divide!
Our Values
·Safety First - We prioritize and promote the safety of our employees and extend
this commitment to those around us.
·Customer Dedication – We are devoted to fulfilling our customer commitments by
completing projects on time, within budget, and in accordance with client’s
·Authenticity – We embody honesty, respect, and helpfulness in our interactions
with each other, our clients, and the community.
·Work Ethic and Celebration – Embracing a “Work Hard / Play Hard” ethos, we
strive to put forth our best efforts every day and celebrate the victories together.
·Unwavering Dedication – We remain steadfast in our dedication to achieving our
goals, upholding our values, and honoring our commitments.
About the role:
The position of a Field Operations Lead places a paramount focus on ensuring the
safety of both workers and infrastructure assets. We are in search of a dynamic
and ambitious candidate who is enthusiastic about advancing in their professional
journey and furthering their career within the utility sector. A minimum of 3 years of
experience in completing public locates and successful completion of the Damage
Prevention Technician program by ORCGA or an equivalent 6 weeks of in-class
training are prerequisites for this role. The primary responsibilities of this crucial role
include leading our field technicians through training, providing support, and
fostering the ongoing development of our core services.
The role will have its primary location in the Greater Toronto Area, involving
extensive daily travel, accounting for approximately 95% of the time. Additionally,
there may be occasional requirements for extended periods of travel away from
home for 2 to 3 days on a semi-monthly basis.


Typical Duties & Responsibilities of this role:
The primary duties of the candidate include conducting public and private utility
locates, performing field surveys, and contributing to the advancement of training
and safety programs. The required skill set and processes for this role involve
utilizing Electromagnetic (EM) induction equipment and ground-penetrating radar
to complete utility locates. Proficiency in operating survey-grade GPS, with
experience with Microsurvey considered an asset, is essential for capturing
information on existing infrastructure and above-grade equipment. Additionally,
the candidate will conduct utility pole surveys, which entail gathering detailed
information on existing conductors, cables and equipment.


Experience and Qualifications:
A minimum of three years of experience in conducting public utility locates
which include telecommunications, electrical and gas infrastructure.
A minimum of three years of experience in conducting electrical and
telecommunication surveys, encompassing both underground and overhead
surveys, is required for this position.
Must hold valid DPT Certificate (approved for all utilities) maintained by the
A minimum of three years of experience utilizing Utiliocate or equivalent design
Review and understand utility records, as constructed drawings.
Knowledgeable with CSA 22.3 No. 7-15 Underground Systems.
Knowledgeable with CSA 22.3 No. 1 – 15 Overhead Systems.
Knowledgeable with Ontario Regulation 22/04.
Knowledgeable with Ontario Traffic Manual - Temporary conditions.
Experience with AutoCAD 2018 (minimum).
Graduate of Civil Engineering technology/technician, Electrical Engineering
How to Apply:
Please forward your resume and cover letter to careers@cablewave.ca
Cablewave Utility Services is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse
workforce. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process. Applicants
can make their accommodation needs known to us in their cover letter.

Reference Position Number: OP2401

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