When you join Verizon
Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect around the world. We’re a human network that reaches across the globe and works behind the scenes. We anticipate, lead, and believe that listening is where learning begins. In crisis and in celebration, we come together—lifting up our communities and striving to make an impact to move the world forward. If you’re fueled by purpose, and powered by persistence, explore a career with us. Here, you’ll discover the rigor it takes to make a difference and the fulfillment that comes with living the #NetworkLife.
What you’ll be doing…
Using your advanced technical knowledge, you’ll be getting our 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.
Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Installing, monitoring, commissioning, testing and maintaining of telecommunications and associated electronic equipment and wiring in both technical facilities as well as on customer property.
Performing highly complex technical duties and resolving difficult technical problems.
Assembling, installing, testing and maintaining fiber optic and Ethernet 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.
Performing fiber locates, monitoring of construction activity, fiber splicing and termination.
Climbing ladders, 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.
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:
Associate degree or certification in electronics and 7+ years of job related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Previous experience testing, turning up and installing telecommunications equipment.
Test(s) RequiredField Operations Assessment, Verizon Job Fit Test B
Where you’ll be workingIn this worksite-based role, you'll work onsite at a defined location(s).
Scheduled Weekly Hours40
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.