Telecommunications Designer

The Telecommunications Designer is responsible for designing communications systems including structured cabling, computer and LAN Room Layouts, inter-floor backbone (copper and fibre), surveys of existing sites and change management.


  • BICSI RCDD credential or equivalent experience desirable
  • University/College graduate in Electrical or Electronics Engineering an asset
  • Intermediate level AutoCAD 2015/2018 skills an asset
  • Familiarity with Architecture/Engineering industry documentation and drawing standards required
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience of tender documents and change notice management required, especially for fast-moving tenancy projects
  • Experience with design and installation of systems in Five-Star Hotels a definite asset
  • Experience with design and installation of PBX systems, large Wi-Fi networks, Distributed Antenna Systems, Data Networks, Data Centres, Computer rooms and outside plant telecommunications systems required

Skills & Qualifications

  • Experience working with Architects, Interior Designers, Project Managers and Low Voltage Contractors a definite asset
  • 5+ years’ experience in Canada/GTA market in a construction related field required
  • Valid Ontario Provincial driving license required. Access to a car very desirable
  • Able to travel to parts of Canada, USA or Mexico at short notice on occasion
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English required. Secondary language skills in Spanish and/or French also desirable
  • Outgoing personality able to listen to and interact with numerous outside clients is required
  • Excellent command of MS Office applications including Word, Excel, Outlook and MS Project
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of Communications Structured cabling products and practices, consistent with the BICSI Telecommunications Distribution Design Manual (TDMM)


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