Network Technician

Date: May 10, 2019

Location: Quebec City, QC, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 234566 


At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we’re revolutionizing how Canadians communicate.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values bold ideas, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team. 

Bell is making unmatched investments in our world-leading broadband fibre and wireless networks because we know they’re the backbone of the products and services our customers love. If you’re excited about transforming the way people connect, our Network team is the right place for you.  

Name and description o f hiring department:

The 9-1-1 Control Centre is responsible for the surveillance and maintenance of the 9-1-1 data and voice network, and all trouble or configuartion changes impacts the 9-1-1 network and its clients, the Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs), located throughout Canada.  The Centre is also participating in all network impacting the 9-1-1 network, as well as performing cellular triangulation and AULs at the requests of the PSAPs.


Main Job Duties / Accountabilities include:

  • React quickly and find solutions to outages or major impacts on the 9-1-1 network respecting criteria established by the 9-1-1 team such as application of reroutes in case 9-1-1 centers have to go to their backup sites
  • Perform surveillance and analysis of 9-1-1 systems (voice, data and IP network: DMS, IPVPN LAN/WAN, ISN network and MPLS)
  • Answer support requests from different key players and do the appropriate follow-up
  • Analysis of 9-1-1 logs, wireless/wireline phone trace, address requests, AULs, and line testing on phantom calls received at 9-1-1 call centers using Info-DMS/ ACUT/TIM/BCRIS/PAIRE/CNA/IBI/NCMS/NM1
  • Document in a ticketing system all troubles, problems and actions taken on the 9-1-1 network
  • Perform other tasks related to 9-1-1 operations such as running scripts, 9-1-1 system cleanup, statistics, etc.
  • The technician in this role should be: 
    • A team player with a focus on customer satisfaction
    • Able to work autonomously with minimal supervision
    • Have excellent organizational skills and the  ability to prioritize tasks
  •  Agree to undergo a background security check to meet a customer’s clearance requirement


 Essential Qualifications / Skills:

  • Candidates who are part of the Craft and Services bargaining unit must have:
    • A college diploma in electronics or telecommunications, or equivalent work experience
  • Candidates from outside the Craft and Services bargaining unit must have:
    • A college diploma in electronics or telecommunications, or equivalent work experience
  • A minimum of a high school diploma 
  • Fluent in English and French 
  • Knowledge with IP MPLS/VPN
  • Intermediate knowledge and autonomy in computers/workstations
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple issues at the same time
  • Ability to make decisions promptly and manage risks while under pressure
  • Analytical thinking and problem solving abilities


Working Conditions:

This is a 24/7 operation and the requirement for this position is to be available to work on evening/night and weekend shifts.  The candidate may be called upon to work variable schedules according to business needs (schedules within a given day are prepared by the Company with due consideration to seniority), to participate in a standby program and work overtime as needed.  Available and flexible to work days, evenings, nights, weekends, and statutory holidays as needed.


Note that many working conditions are subject to terms outlined in the collective agreement.

Job location : 974 Route de L’Église, Ville de Québec, Qc.


Bilingualism is required (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec. 


Additional Information:

Position Type: Union 
Job Status: Temporary - Full Time 
Job Location: Canada : Quebec : Quebec City 
Application Deadline: 05/23/2019 


Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.


At Bell, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.


Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at


Created: CanadaQC, Quebec City

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