Telecommunication carriers managers (NOC 0131)

About this job

Telecommunication carriers managers work for wired, wireless, satellite and other telecommunications carriers and perform a variety of tasks. People in this occupation:

  • plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of a telecommunications company, department or facility
Common job titles
  • chief, telecommunications equipment
  • co-ordinator, technical services
  • manager, communications
  • manager, technical services
  • manager, traffic (cable, telephone)
  • superintendent, telecommunications
  • chief, telecommunications equipment
  • co-ordinator, technical services
  • manager, communications
  • manager, installation
  • manager, network operations
  • manager, plant manager / facilities

Duties

Telecommunication carriers managers:

  • plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of a telecommunications company, department or facility
  • work with senior managers to create policies dealing with the development, operation and maintenance of telecommunications services
  • direct and control telecommunications traffic volume and flow within assigned area, through lower-level supervisors and technical staff
  • track telecommunications installation, operation and maintenance services and make recommendations for improvement
  • ensure that telecommunications regulations and directives of government regulatory agencies are followed
  • meet with representatives of related or connecting companies to resolve joint telecommunications problems and ensure efficient telecommunications system operations
  • recruit employees and oversee their training

Work environment

Key aspects of work in occupation:

  • Work in a conventional controlled environment such as an office, hospital or school.

 

 

Career paths and resources

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