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Winter 2019 Broadband Networks - Implementation Planning & Engineering Student/Co-op

Reference ID: ROL03569-18

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Montreal, QC
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Full Time
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Education and Training

Winter 2019 Student/Co-op Positions:

TELUS Consumer & Small Business Solutions/Partner Solutions/Business Solutions/Broadband Networks

TELUS is a great place to work. You can see it in our team members. The diversity of the TELUS team and their unique contributions set us apart from the competition. Our success is based as much on our future friendly team as the innovative internet, voice, data and wireless products and solutions we offer.

Our team members include people like you - enthusiastic, innovative, passionate and energetic. We believe that you'll find our high-performance culture personally fulfilling, professionally challenging and financially rewarding. Join our team and make your future friendly too.

This is your chance to shine!

You will be a part of a customer facing business unit that includes the following broad areas: Marketing, Products & Services, Channels (Sales), Business Sales, Client Services and Client Operations, Information Technology (IT) Services. Through this business unit you will gain exposure to a wide range of customer telecommunication products & services.

TELUS is currently looking for the best and brightest university students to join our exciting and rigorous student/co-op program. This is an excellent way for you & TELUS to explore long-term fit for our permanent positions as a new grad.

Your Winter 2019 Student/Co-op program is an exciting and rigorous 8, 12 or 16 months (preferred) program available to both undergraduate & recent graduate students. Several roles are available in various locations nationally (see descriptions below). Fit will be determined based on a combination of your strengths, personal interest and also business need.

Broadband Networks - Implementation Planning & Engineering Student/Co-op

Location/s: Montreal, Rimouski, Quebec City

Duration/s: 8, 12, or 16 months

Number of Position/s: One (1) Position

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

The Broadband Networks business unit is on a mission to ensure speed & capacity for generations to come, and to create the foundation for access to future solutions like the connected home, smart cities, and TELUS Health applications.

The team enables innovation in the delivery of education, healthcare solutions, and consumer and business products & services through planning & engineering of the outside plant infrastructure for TELUS' fibre footprint across British Columbia (BC), Alberta (AB), and Quebec (QC).

Here's how
    •Interlock & collaborate with internal stakeholder teams such as Standards, Marketing, Project Management, Engineering Design, and Build for community selection, planning, & implementation •Develop tactical plans to provide fibre expansion builds for selected communities •Identify unit cost efficiencies for materials and labor for projects •Work with developers and build partners to maximize build efficiency •Perform audits for records accuracy •Drive process improvements and participate in workshops to generate new ideas •Gain knowledge of telecommunications networks & fibre footprint capacity •Learn key systems: MyWorld, Spatial Net, Jira, Domo, Netcracker, Circuit Vision, FIFA, SAP, used extensively throughout the Broadband Networks area in TELUS •Receive job shadowing/mentoring with established senior networking planners •Foster contacts with teams downstream and upstream of the Broadband Implementation - Networks Planning & Engineering teams


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Effective oral & written communication skills •Proficiency with Microsoft (MS) Office & Google Suite •Capable of working in a team environment and collaborating with others on projects •Self-starter & independent when provided direction •Openness to creativity and innovation as an approach to improve the status quo for processes & systems •Demonstrated ability to produce work based on application of sound economic analysis & adherence to guidelines established by network standards •Proven track record with planning & organizing to meet scheduled deadlines and cost constraints •Capable of following municipal and civil policies and procedures with developers & vendors

    •Fluency in French, verbal & written skills •Engineering, Computer Science, or Telecommunications background •Knowledge of Gigabit Passive Optical Network (GPON)

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly ® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: September 20, 2018
Closes: November 19, 2018
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