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NOC 7246 – Telecommunications installation and repair workers

NOC 7246 – Telecommunications installation and repair workers

December 24, 2019

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) code 7246 is for Telecommunications installation and repair workers

NOC skill type/level: Skill Level B

Employment requirements

  • Completion of secondary school is required.
  • Telephone and switch network installers and repairers require completion of an apprenticeship program ranging from three to four years or a combination of over three years work experience in the trade and some high school, college or industry related courses.
  • Telecommunications equipment technicians usually require completion of a college electrical and electronics program and several months of on-the-job training or completion of a three- or four-year apprenticeship training program.
  • Trade certification for communication technicians is available, but voluntary, in Nova Scotia, Alberta, British Columbia, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.
  • Experience as an installer and repairer (telephone and switch network) is usually required for service testers.

List of Job Titles for NOC 7246 – Telecommunications installation and repair workers

  • Apprentice communication electrician – switching
  • Apprentice electrician – telecommunications equipment
  • Apprentice telephone switchman/woman
  • Branch exchange repairer – telecommunications
  • Business telephone equipment installer and repairer
  • Business telephone equipment maintainer
  • Cable station tester – telecommunications
  • Cellular phone installer
  • Cellular telephone installer
  • Cellular telephone technician
  • Central office equipment inspector – telecommunications
  • Central office equipment installer – telecommunications
  • Central office equipment maintainer – telecommunications
  • Central office equipment repairer – telecommunications
  • Central office frame servicer – telecommunications
  • Central office repairer – telecommunications
  • Central office technician – telecommunications
  • Central office tester – telecommunications
  • Charging equipment attendant – telecommunications
  • Combination man/woman – telecommunications
  • Communication electrician – network craft
  • Communication electrician apprentice – network craft
  • Communication systems technician
  • Communications electrician – telecommunications
  • Complaint service technician – telecommunications
  • Districtman/woman – telecommunications
  • Electronic communications technician
  • Equipment installer and repairer – telecommunications
  • Exchange installer and repairer – telecommunications
  • Exchange tester
  • Exchange tester – telecommunications
  • Facilities man/woman – telecommunications
  • Facilities wirer – telecommunications
  • Facsimile equipment installer
  • Frame wirer – telephone
  • Frameman/woman – telecommunications
  • Installation and repair technician – telecommunications
  • Installer – telecommunications
  • Mobile radio installer
  • Mobile radio installer – telecommunications
  • Mobile radio technician – telecommunications
  • Mobile radiotelephone installer
  • Private branch exchange (PBX) and private automatic branch exchange (PABX) inspector – telecommunications
  • Private branch exchange (PBX) and private automatic branch exchange (PABX) installer – telecommunications
  • Private branch exchange (PBX) and private automatic branch exchange (PABX) installer and repairer – telecommunications
  • Private branch exchange (PBX) and private automatic branch exchange (PABX) repairer – telecommunications
  • Private branch exchange (PBX) inspector – telecommunications
  • Private branch exchange (PBX) installer
  • Private branch exchange (PBX) installer – telecommunications
  • Private branch exchange (PBX) repairer – telecommunications
  • Racker – telecommunications
  • Radiotelephone installer and repairer
  • Regulator and tester – telecommunications
  • Relay adjuster – telecommunications
  • Relay tester – telecommunications
  • Repairer – telecommunications
  • Repeater installer – telecommunications
  • Repeater tester and adjuster – telecommunications
  • Rural telephone maintainer
  • Satellite receiver installer
  • Satellite receiving equipment installer
  • Service centre technician – telecommunications
  • Service inspector – telecommunications
  • Shop repairer – telecommunications
  • Special services technician – telecommunications
  • Switch network installer and repairer
  • Switch network installer and repairer – telecommunications
  • Switched communication electrician
  • Switched network repairer
  • Switched networks installer
  • Switchman/woman – telecommunications
  • Telecommunication equipment tester and regulator
  • Telecommunication line tester
  • Telecommunications equipment electrician
  • Telecommunications equipment inspector
  • Telecommunications equipment installer
  • Telecommunications equipment technician
  • Telecommunications service tester
  • Telecommunications technician
  • Telephone and teleprinter installer-repairer
  • Telephone central office distribution frame maintainer
  • Telephone central office repairer – telecommunications
  • Telephone communication electrician
  • Telephone communication technician
  • Telephone equipment installer and repairer
  • Telephone equipment tester
  • Telephone exchange distribution frame maintainer
  • Telephone exchange repairer – telecommunications
  • Telephone exchange tester
  • Telephone facilities evaluator
  • Telephone installer
  • Telephone line and station installer
  • Telephone relay tester
  • Telephone repairer
  • Telephone servicer
  • Telephone shop repairer
  • Telephone station installer
  • Telephone station repairer
  • Telephone switchboard installer and repairer
  • Telephone switchman/woman
  • Telephone system relay adjuster
  • Telephone technician
  • Telephone technician – telecommunications
  • Telephone tester
  • Telephone toll central office tester
  • Telephone traffic inspector
  • Teleprinter installer
  • Teleprinter installer – telecommunications
  • Teleprinter repairer
  • Teletype installer – telecommunications
  • Teletype repairer – telecommunications
  • Teletypewriter (TTY) installer
  • Teletypewriter (TTY) installer – telecommunications
  • Teletypewriter (TTY) repairer
  • Terminal and repeater tester
  • Terminal and repeater tester – telecommunications
  • Test desk operator – telecommunications
  • Toll communication electrician
  • Toll equipment man/woman – telecommunications
  • Toll switchman/woman – telecommunications
  • Toll telephone exchange tester
  • Transmission tester – telecommunications
  • Wireman/woman – telecommunications
  • Wirer – telecommunications
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