Telecommunications engineering technicians

Duties and tasks

  • Providing technical assistance connected with research and the development of telecommunications equipment, or testing prototypes
  • Studying technical material such as blueprints and sketches to determine the method of work to be adopted
  • Preparing detailed estimates of quantities and costs of materials and labour required for the manufacture and installation of telecommunications equipment, according to the specifications given
  • Providing technical supervision of the manufacture, utilization, maintenance and repair of telecommunications systems to ensure satisfactory performance and compliance with specifications and regulations
  • Applying technical knowledge of telecommunications engineering principles and practices in order to identify and solve problems arising in the course of their work

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