Commercial Installation Technician

Niagara Falls, ON

Solo Cable is currently seeking an experienced Commercial Installation Technician to join our growing operations in Southwestern Ontario for a permanent, full-time position.

  • Local Work – based out of Niagara Region
  • Work focused in Southwestern Ontario - may extend to 200 kilometers
  • Head Office – Brantford

Solo Cable is Ontario’s leader in fiber optic engineering and installation. Established in 2002, Solo Cable provides fiber optic engineering, design, and construction for industrial, commercial, and residential clients. We are committed to excellence, providing “best in standard practices” for quality, safety, and fair pricing. Solo is dedicated to serving our customers with passion, precision, and integrity.

Solo Cable is confident in offering a competitive compensation package including 

  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive benefit program
  • Extended health care
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • Life
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Travel
  • Employer matched pension
  • Paid training
  • Opportunities for continued growth and development


  • Inspect, test and repair cables, cable signals, power supplies, digital boxes, modems and amplifiers
  • Diagnose and correct programming deficiencies
  • Install, connect, disconnect and relocate cable outlets, digital boxes and modems
  • Evaluate customer’s services and equipment
  • Install conduits internally or externally in commercial buildings
  • Run service drop/line from a multiport/FOSC to Commercial building repair and replace all when necessary
  • Splice/mount STE or equipment and splicing inside
  • Install EMT and PVC conduits
  • Ensure accurate documentation of all installation/sales activity, including maintenance of customer databases per applicable administration departments
  • Read and understand build prints and build plant according to the prints
  • Greet customers and discuss type, quality and quantity of products or services required


  • Minimum 1 Year Experience as a Commercial Installation Technician
  • Must be willing to commute throughout Southwestern Ontario
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Clean driver's abstract to be insurable
  • Must be safety conscious
  • Must be able to comfortably work at heights (10 – 20 ft)
  • Must be able to comfortable work in confined spaces
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada
  • Must be willing to cross-train and develop new skill sets
  • Willing to work overtime, weekends, evenings and emergency call-outs
  • Able to do physically demanding work i.e., digging and carrying of heavy equipment
  • Able to work in all weather conditions

Additional Requirements:

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines and repetitive tasks, managing time efficiently
  • Mechanically inclined; able to maintain company truck, machinery or tools assigned, trouble-shoot, repair and replace as appropriate
  • Geographical knowledge sufficient to read maps and follow directions.
  • Competent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Able to work efficiently with minimal supervision; Self-motivated, disciplined, organized and a team player
  • Excellent collaboration/communication skills; able to communicate and receive direction from others
  • Must adhere to all company specific policies and regulations


  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • 2 Professional References

Job Type: Full-time



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We thank all applicants but only those considered will be contacted.

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