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Radiocommunications Technicians install, maintain, repair and diagnose malfunctions of microwave, telemetry, multiplexing, satellite and other radio and electromagnetic wave communication systems.


  • installs, maintains, repairs and diagnoses malfunctions of microwave, telemetry, satellite and other radio and electromagnetic communication systems
  • liaises with vendors, suppliers, service providers and external resources and monitors contractual obligations and performance delivery.


  • requires driving
  • working outdoors.

To become a Radiocommunications Technician

  • You usually need a certificate IV or diploma in telecommunications engineering or another related field to work as a Radiocommunications Technician. Some workers have completed related university degrees.

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