Network Cabling Specialist

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Interpret and verify work orders, specifications, drawings, schematics and special requirements
  • Perform site inspections
  • Assemble and set up all tools, materials and equipment
  • Create cable pathways
  • Install cable supports
  • Install, fish, dress, cross connect and terminate Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP), co-axial and fibre optic cable
  • Install WiFi (802.11b/g and n) networks
  • Test, review and troubleshoot installed systems
  • Liaise with customers, store managers, and employees to explain, coordinate and schedule network cable installations.
  • Provide work log and reports


To accomplish your responsibilities, you are required to purchase, bring and use your own tools of the trade, which include the following:


  • Approved Safety Footwear – CSA green patch/omega
  • Safety Glasses
  • Side Cutters
  • Blade Screw Drivers (Large and Small)
  • Philips Screw Drivers
  • Utility Knife
  • Hacksaw
  • Torpedo Level
  • Toolbox
  • Flashlight
  • Dry Wall Saw
  • Line Toner
  • Cordless drill
  • Drill Bits
  • Hard Hat Type G or E
  • Pliers Diagonal
  • Pliers – needle nose
  • Robertson drivers # 6, # 8, # 10
  • 110 Punch down tool
  • BIX Punch down tool
  • 25 ft. measuring tape
  • Claw hammer
  • Full Body Safety harness Lanyard – big hook (may be available for purchase at BFG)


  • Successful completion of the Structured Cabling Installation exam
  • Possession of Network Cabling Specialist Certificate of Qualification
  • Completion of basic and advanced health and safety mandatory training

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