Telecommunication carriers managers – NOC : 0131

Unit Group
0131 Telecommunication carriers managers
This unit group includes managers who 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.
Example Titles
facilities manager, telecommunications
installation manager, telecommunications
manager, telecommunications services
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 manager
telephone company district manager
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Main duties
Telecommunication carriers managers perform some or all of the following 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.
Employment requirements
A university degree in science, electrical engineering or a related field is usually required.
Several years of experience in a related technical profession, including supervisory experience, are usually required.
Additional information
Progression to senior management positions in telecommunications is possible with experience.

Classified elsewhere
Broadcasting managers (in 0512 Managers – publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts )
Senior managers – financial, communications and other business services (0013)
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