"I like that the industry is changing everyday. I learn new things and, when I come into work, anything could happen that day."
The wireless communications market is projected to grow 17% over the next three years.
specialist Josselin Grebinsky dialed into her career straight out of high
school. She took a two year telecommunications engineering program and
finished in the top five of her class. With that kind of track record,
she landed a great job with Grant MacEwan College, installing and maintaining
the telecommunications systems.
Did you know? As of 1999, Canada has 18.5 million telephone lines in use.
Josselin makes $32,000 a year as a telecommunications specialist. She thinks other women would like her job because it's a very challenging and creative position. In the future, Josselin would like to stay more on the creative side of the industry and get into designing telecommunications systems.
needs to do a lot of hands on work to ensure the college communications
systems are always online. But her job doesnít stop there. She spends
a lot of time in her office making sure everything runs smoothly. Itís
all part of her calling.
Education: 2 year Telecommunications Engineering program, NAIT
Hobbies: Snowboarding, 4x4ing, jogging