As an Elevator Mechanic, you will utilize your technical skills to repair, replace, maintain and inspect elevators and associated components.


  • Review and interpret electrical circuit diagrams for the maintenance and safe operation of elevators.
  • Trouble shoot, repair and maintain the various types of automatic elevators, including drum, hydraulic, single and double traction machines.
  • Maintain and service associated operating equipment such as controllers, selectors, generators, cab and hatch doors, and safety equipment and controls.
  • Re-rope all types of elevators.
  • Replace tapes and inspect and maintain shaft guide rails.
  • Perform inspections and make repairs on equipment or systems as required by Verizon Practices and/or local ordinances.
  • Work at unusual heights from the top of the elevator cab and in hoist way.
  • Move and/or lift weight up to 100 pounds.
  • Travel from one building location to another by public transportation or Company vehicle.
  • Evacuate people from elevator.
  • May be required to perform additional duties and tasks as required by the Company.


  • Must meet required test results for this position in accordance with company policy.
  • Must meet Verizon medical standards for the job. Must meet weight restriction to comply with OSHA/Company safety standards.
  • Must be able to lift up to 100 lbs. many times a day. 
  • A valid state driver's license is required.
  • Ability to drive Company vehicle with standard transmission.
  • Experience in elevator troubleshooting, maintenance and repair.
  • Experience or schooling in electrical and/or mechanical field.
  • Must be available to work scheduled tours designated by the Collective Bargaining Agreement and/or the needs of the business.
  • May be required to work evenings, weekends, holidays, overtime, and non-scheduled days as the needs of the business necessitate.

Salary Information

Weekly Rate: $538.00 - $1746.50

Additional Information

When you join Verizon…

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other.  Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and video entertainment.  Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that.  Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness.  Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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