Summary

Responsible for the assembly, installation, monitoring, testing and maintenance of telecommunications and associated electronic equipment and wiring per published equipment specifications and Verizon’s operational procedures, both at technical facilities and customer premises. Performs service order, provisioning, repair, installation and maintenance activities on central office equipment, adjunct devices (e.g., Voicemail, etc.), inter-office trunking and terminating facilities, outside plant fiber and Right of Ways, radio terminals, Regens/CEV’s, LIT building POPS network plant facilities, and on customer premises, including customer-provided equipment and wiring.

Responsibilities

What you’ll be doing…

Getting our business and government customers connected to America’s fastest and most reliable network!  At Verizon, we do much more than sell technology. We deliver game changing solutions that enhance the agility, productivity and global reach of businesses. Ingenious solutions that connect people the world over. Pioneering solutions that transform the way communities live, work and play.

 

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: 

  • Installing, monitoring, commissioning, testing and maintaining equipment associated with providing telecommunications services in both technical facilities and customer property. 

  • Assembling, installing, testing and maintaining transmission equipment. 

  • Maintaining new and existing circuits through troubleshooting and fault isolation techniques. 

  • Coordinating the testing and turn-up of services with all involved providers. 

  • Reviewing, interpreting and analyzing services requests, work orders, and circuit diagrams.

  • 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 technology 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+ years of relevant work experience.

Test(s) Required

Verizon Job Fit Test B
Basic Elect & Safety Know Test
Communications Technician SI

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Equal Employment Opportunity

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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Verizon requires new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Verizon provides reasonable accommodations consistent with legal requirements (e.g., for medical, religious, or state law recognized reasons).