Telecommunications Technician Job Description. TelecommunicationsTechnicians oversee businesses' telecommunication networks, which include telephones, Internet, cable and some office equipment. They may be responsible for the planning, installation, maintenance and repair of systems, as well.
To be successful in their trade electricians must have:
good communication and reading skills.
an aptitude for mathematics.
mechanical ability, strength and manual dexterity.
the ability to distinguish colours to work with colour-coded wiring.
the ability to plan and organize.
the ability to work at heights.