Radio Network Engineer Co-op – Eastlink

Halifax, NS, Canada Req #1203

As one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Eastlink takes great pride in delivering advanced technologies/services that connect its customers to the things and people that matter most. Powered by state-of-the-art fibre optic and mobile networks, we bring world-class communications and video entertainment services including high speed internet, mobile, TV, telephone, security and automation, data communications and exclusive, locally-produced programming to residential, business and public sector customers across Canada. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink operates with an employee base of over 1300 people who serve customers in NS, PEI, NL, NB, ON, AB, BC and Bermuda.

Students will support the Radio Network Engineers in their day to day tasks through in-office document preparation and review, providing students with exposure to the many elements of a career in Radio Network Engineering. Students will have the opportunity to work on projects such as creating and maintaining technical maps, conducting field surveys & site evaluations, and generating network simulations based on projected scenarios.

What sets Eastlink apart?

You’ll work with the team responsible for Eastlink’s award winning 100% LTE Network.
The opportunity to build both practical and applied skills, learning from an experienced engineer, working daily with industry-level standards and responsibilities.
You’ll be working with a locally owned and operated company that is constantly evolving and will provide the challenges and inspiration for someone who is truly passionate about developing their career in Electrical Engineering.
As the ideal candidate, you are comfortable balancing multiple projects and delivering on several deadlines simultaneously. Exceptionally organized, you thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment. You have the skill sets required to establish effective relationships with peers, management and other business relationships. Highly creative and solution focused, you are able to challenge the status quo.

Additional Qualifications:

Electrical Engineering Student
Knowledge of current wireless technologies an asset
Computer and database query skills (VB, Oracle) an asset
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications
Knowledge of MapInfo or similar GIS application an asset
Why Choose Eastlink?

Eastlink operates in a culture of continuous improvement through listening, learning and adapting, which enables us to respond quickly to the evolving needs of both employees and customers. We recognize that our truly greatest competitive edge is our people and that delivering a great customer experience begins with a great employee experience. Our philosophy of developing and training our team “on the ground” not only helps to create a strong onboarding experience but also readies employees for future growth opportunities within the organization.

Dedicated to reflecting the customers and communities we serve, we embrace diversity and inclusion throughout all levels of the organization and encourage members of equity groups to self-identify during the application process.

If you are ready to explore an exciting career at Eastlink, your journey begins here.

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