Salary Information

Weekly Rate: $636.00 - $1583.50

Summary

Our people are our most valuable asset, but our equipment is pretty important too! You’ll use your telecommunications know-how to maintain Verizon’s services and equipment in our central offices. You’ll be hands-on in making sure we provide unparalleled service to our customers.

Responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Operating and maintaining all types of legacy and next generation local and toll switching technology, data network, and computer processing equipment, along with associated peripherals.
  • Performing/assisting with system and equipment installations, acceptance testing, initialization, upgrades and reconfigurations.
  • Analyzing, troubleshooting and modifying software programs for network device configuration and control.
  • Analyzing turn-up, testing, trouble reporting and repairing of circuits.
  • Performing daily backups and routine monitoring of switches, computer systems and data networks to ensure optimal operation.
  • Troubleshooting, maintaining and repairing power systems/equipment.
  • Climbing ladders, working aloft, and moving/lifting items not exceeding 40 lbs. (100 lbs. for power responsibilities).
  • Working evenings, weekends, holidays and unscheduled shifts as determined by the needs of the business.

Qualifications

You know telecommunications technology and are anxious to put your knowledge and skills to work on America’s fastest and most reliable network. You like to be busy and well-organized to stay on top of things. You know that the whole team needs to work together to win—and you take pride in a job well done.

You’ll need to have:

  • Valid state driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record.

Even better if you have:

  • Related Associate Degree or 2 or more years of relevant work experience.

Required Skills & Experience

Digital Technology Concep Analog&Digital Multiplexe Fiber Optic Sys Concepts

Desired Skills & Experience

Switch Technology -- 5ESS Switch Tech–DMS 100 DS0/DS1/DS3 Design

Additional Information

This is a 24/7 operation. Shifts vary based on seniority. Weekends and overtime required as needed by the business.

Test(s) Required

Verizon Job Fit Test B
Network Systems Assessment
Central Office Technician SI

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Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status.  Different makes us better.