Job description Surveillance Manager - Telecommunications near Vancouver (BC)

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "surveillance manager - telecommunications" was moved from the group Telecommunication carriers managers (NOC 0131) to the group Telecommunication carriers managers (NOC 10030).

Find out what work is like for a surveillance manager - telecommunications in Canada. This work description is applicable to all Telecommunication carriers managers (NOC 10030).

Telecommunication carriers managers


Telecommunication carriers managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of a telecommunications establishment, department or facility. They are employed by wired, wireless, satellite and other telecommunications carriers.

Job duties

  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of a telecommunications establishment, department or facility
  • Consult with senior managers to establish policies concerned with the development, operation and maintenance of telecommunications services
  • Direct and control telecommunications traffic volume and flow within assigned areas, through subordinate supervisors and technical staff
  • Analyze and evaluate telecommunications installation, operation and maintenance services and make recommendations for improvement
  • Ensure compliance with telecommunications regulations and directives of government regulatory agencies
  • Liaise with representatives of related or connecting companies to resolve joint telecommunications problems and ensure efficient telecommunications system operations
  • Recruit personnel and oversee their training.

Job titles

  • microwave facilities manager - telecommunications
  • network installation manager - telecommunications
  • network operations manager - telecommunications
  • network services manager - telecommunications
  • operations and transmission services manager - telecommunications
  • regional manager - telecommunications system
  • switching systems director - telecommunications
  • telecommunications facilities manager
  • telecommunications installation manager
  • telecommunications manager
  • telecommunications services manager
  • telephone company district manager

Related occupations

Source National Occupational Classification

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