Telecommunications Outside Plant Designer

Ottawa, ON, Canada Req #216
Thursday, November 4, 2021

Telecommunications Outside Plant Designer

Montreal, QC, Quebec, QC, Saguenay region, QC, Gatineau, QC, or Ottawa, ON.  


MOBIA Technology Innovations is a Systems Integration company with multiple business unit areas: Broadband and Wireless Services, Managed Services, Infrastructure Solutions, Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation Services. Working with Service Providers, Government, Healthcare, and Enterprises across Canada, MOBIA has developed strategic business relationships with industry leading technology partners to help our customers achieve positive business outcomes.


MOBIA is currently recruiting a Telecommunications Outside Plant Designer to join our team!   

Key Responsibilities:


  • Preparing and reviewing Telecommunication designs, drawings, materials, cost estimation and specifications to customer requirements of outside plant underground and aerial network facilities
  • Performing field audits of utility poles identifying service provider and cable types, hardware, span lengths and attachment heights
  • Performing field survey of utility underground infrastructures identifying service provider and cable types and hardware
  • Interpreting and applying Telecommunication standards while preparing high quality designs and drawings
  • Creating design details in software such as AutoCAD, Visio and Bluebeam
  • Participating in meetings with key-stakeholders to ensure the successful  outcomes of a project.
  • Preparing and submission of design packages as relates to the outside plant
  • Preparing and submission of project approvals, including customer, municipal permits, rail way crossing or other required permits.
  • Attending site meetings, site visits and field inspections with clients, municipal authorities, utilities & various project stakeholders as required
  • Reviewing as built and record drawings to ensure compliance with original design
  • Planning the routing of all new cables in the field; both on existing and new strand, on existing facilities and proposed new.
  • Identifying tree trimming requirements, anchors and poles that need replacement for safety reasons.
  • Working alongside detailers and designers to gather all the information needed to produce the strand package.
  • In depth knowledge of communication construction, as well as outside plant engineering is an asset.
  • Knowledge of CSA standards is an asset.


MOBIA strives to build an amazing workplace and was recognized as one of “Canada’s Best Managed Companies” in 2021.


MOBIA continuously strives to build an amazing place to work. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package including an employer supported wellness plan, health, dental and life insurance coverage, company paid training, career development, and company events for fun and community contribution.


We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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  • Ottawa, ON, Canada