Telecommunications Linesworker

Telecommunications Linesworkers install, maintain and repair external telecommunication equipment such as aerial lines, conduits and underground cables, radio and mobile phone antennae, and limited items of terminal equipment.

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    Overview

    Telecommunications Linesworkers install, maintain and repair external telecommunication equipment such as aerial lines, conduits and underground cables, radio and mobile phone antennae, and limited items of terminal equipment.

    Day-to-day

    • installs cabling for telephone, radio, pay tv and computer transmission
    • joins cables and seals sheaths with lead and thermoplastic
    • erects, tests and maintains aerial and underground wires and cables, and radio and mobile phone antennae
    • installs telecommunications equipment and appliances such as telephones, switchboards and data transmission equipment.

    Considerations

    • Working outdoors
    • Stressful

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