Apply now Job no: 504700
Work type: Full time permanent
Location: Australia - Western Australia - Regional
Visionstream provides telecommunications and ICT services across Australia and New Zealand, focused on design, construction, operations and maintenance for carriers, government, channel partners and enterprise industry segments. With a heritage in design, construction and maintenance services, Visionstream is a trusted partner to leading telecommunication and ICT network providers, and industries who rely on mission-critical infrastructure.
We are also proud to be part of Ventia, one Australia's largest services businesses providing comprehensive support and management services to clients across the resources, telecommunications, transport, energy, water, health and industrial sectors. Ventia is structured for growth across Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia.
About the role – Communications Technician
Reporting to the Project Manager, the
Communications Technician will work within our Mining & Resources Team
8/6 day Pilbara FIFO role
25 days of Annual Leave per year
Travel to worksite is from Perth
Working alone and in team environments
Your will have proven experience as a
Communications Technician working with mine systems and network operations & optimisation. You will be driven by innovation and client satisfaction.
Key accountabilities will include;
Daily operation of Cisco Wireless LAN
Review and analysis of client performance data
Optimisation of RF Coverage & wireless mesh links
Undertake wireless surveys & coverage investigations
Repositioning communication infrastructure to support Mining Operations
Scheduled maintenance on fixed and mobile installations
Complete daily communications reports
Putting safety and health above all else: Promoting and maintaining the company’s ongoing determination to improve its performance in health and safety management
Deliver Innovative ways of working: Set up and assist in the development of work processes to increase efficiencies and/or decrease residual risk to the project
Successful applicants would have
A good sound knowledge of Cisco Wireless including controllers (Essential)
Remote mine site experience (Essential)
C Class licence (Essential)
Radio trade or similar (Preferred)
CAT Autonomous Haulage experience (Preferred)
CCNA Wireless or CWNA certifications (Preferred)
Ekahau & AirMagnet Survey experience (Preferred)
ACMA Cabling Licence (Preferred)
Working at Heights, Rigging, Tower Rescue & EWP tickets (Preferred)
Complete a pre-employment medical assessment(Mandatory)
What Visionstream can offer
You will be joining a team of experienced professionals in this specialised role and enjoy the benefits of working with a tier one services business which is the largest of its kind in the country.
Apply today to join an organisation that delivers innovative, safety-focussed and performance driven solutions that can provide genuine opportunities for growth and development of your career.
For further information regarding this position please contact
No emailed applications will be accepted, all application must be made online.
N.B. We respectfully request no agency approaches.
Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time 10 Apr 2019
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time
03 May 2019
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