What you’ll be doing...

We’re investing in our network to improve the way we live, work, and communicate. Our network transformation will be critical for all our future connectivity businesses including new products such as IoT, 5G, and future smart cities. As part of this network transformation, you will help build one network engineered for growth for all lines of business.

You’ll be responsible for the installation, monitoring, testing and maintenance of telecommunications and associated electronic equipment and wiring per specifications and operational procedures, both in technical facilities as well as on customer property. Performs complex technical duties and escalate issues as needed. Follows standard procedures and guidelines. Uses individual expertise to solve difficult technical and system problems.

Specific Responsibilities of Position:

You’ll be responsible for the installation, monitoring, testing and maintenance of telecommunications and associated electronic equipment and wiring per specifications and operational procedures, both in technical facilities as well as on customer property. Performs complex technical duties and escalate issues as needed. Follows standard procedures and guidelines. Uses individual expertise to solve difficult technical and system problems.

This job requires working weekends and various shift work to include holidays.

You may be performing any of the following based on customer needs:

  • testing and diagnostic procedures on equipment according to published equipment standards
  • fiber locates, monitoring of construction activity, fiber splicing and termination; Assembly of, installs, and/or tests transmission equipment channel banks, channel service units (CSU), digital service units (DSU), modems, routers, etc.
  • Installation of routers, bridges, multiplexers, concentrators, etc.
  • Periodic maintenance on company transmissions support equipment.
  • Maintenance of new and existing circuits through troubleshooting and fault isolation techniques
  • Utilization of local and remote test systems to isolate and resolve customer circuit outages.
  • Coordination of testing and turn up of service with all involved providers until the customer’s service is up and working.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 25% of the time.
  • A valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to lift 100 lbs

Even better if you have:

  • A degree
  • 2+ years in telecom/wireless industry with recent technology knowledge and experience, working knowledge of electronics, electricty and transmission systems turn-up and test procedures.
  • Experience with PC word processing and communications software.
  • Working knowledge of SONET ring, DWDM and WDM fiber systems. Advanced troubleshooting skills to support all transmission levels, DS1 – OC192 including Ethernet.
  • Working knowledge of Customer Premise Equipment installation and troubleshooting
  • Fiber Splice and Cable Prep procedure experience
  • Fiber MPO/MTU installation and placement (Multi Point Optical Connector/Multi Terminal Unit) experience
  • Experience with reading Engineering Drawings

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 broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, 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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