Summary

What you’ll be doing…

Installing, splicing, testing, repairing and maintaining the technology that keeps millions of customers connected. Be part of a team that makes a profound impact every single day by ensuring that our fiber-optic network performs reliably. Because here, better matters.

Responsibilities

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.

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Making necessary preparations for splicing, rearranging and termination of cable conductors.  You’ll perform splicing operations in connection with the installation, rearrangement and repair of outside plant facilities.
  • Operating trucks and equipment needed to perform work operations in a safe manner.
  • Installing, repairing, maintaining, and testing access lines for all types of equipment and technology.
  • Performing construction work using designated equipment for digging holes, placing poles, laying cable/conduit in the ground and unreeling, pulling and stringing wire/cable on poles.
  • Reading and interpreting engineering plans and vendor specifications.
  • Climbing ladders and poles, working aloft, perceiving differences in wire and cable colors, distinguishing audio tones, and moving/lifting items generally not exceeding 100 lbs.
  • Working evenings, weekends, holidays and unscheduled shifts as determined by the needs of the business.

     


 

Qualifications

What we’re looking for…

You know telecommunications construction and are anxious to put your knowledge and skills to work on Verizon’s 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.

Even better if you have:

  • Related Associate Degree or 2 or more years’ relevant experience.

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Test(s) Required

Verizon Job Fit Test B
Field Operations Assessment
Cable Splicer 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. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

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