What you’ll be doing…

You’ll make sure our outside plant facilities are in tip-top condition! Your know-how and commitment to excellence will ensure that Verizon’s outside facilities operate at maximum efficiency and preparedness. This is a three year temporary assignment addressing a specific project lasting up to 30 months and includes benefits.



Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Placing, rearranging and removing outside plant, including aerial, underground, submarine, buried, block and house cables, poles, and associated hardware/fixtures.
  • Connecting wires and cables to terminals and attaching/detaching various kinds of hardware to wires, cables, building or poles.
  • Reading and interpreting engineering work orders.
  • Performing construction work using designated equipment (i.e. digging holes, placing poles, etc.).
  • Operating Company motor vehicles of varying gross weights to transport equipment.
  • Keep reports and records and perform other duties as may be assigned.
  • Climbing ladders and poles, working aloft, perceiving differences in wire and cable colors, and moving/lifting items generally not exceeding 100 lbs.
  • Working evenings, weekends, holidays and unscheduled shifts as determined by the needs of the business.


What we’re looking for…

You know outside plant and construction 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 with a satisfactory driving record.
  • Class A CDL Permit

Even better if you have:

  • A related Associate Degree or 2 or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Class A CDL

Additional Information

Work Tour Hours 

Monday through Friday 7:00AM - 3:30PM

  • Overtime on an as needed basis dependent upon business needs
  • May include evenings, weekends and holidays as needed

Test(s) Required

Verizon Job Fit Test B
Field Operations Assessment
Outside Plant Technician SI

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Equal Employment Opportunity

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