Fios Technician - Seasonal Work

Employer
Verizon
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Salary Information Weekly Rate Summary This summer is your chance to be a part of the Fios Technician team Theyre the people who keep our fiber optic network rolling Develop your skills and gain experience in the real world You ll be out and about in the neighborhoods we serve installing testing repairing and maintaining the technology that keeps millions of customers connected Its better here Responsibilities Duties may include but are not limited to the following Receives work assignments and trouble cases from designated employees or via tablets Installing rearranging and maintaining inside wiring Rearranging and reconnecting fiber optic wiring at pole underground or building terminals Performing necessary work to connect disconnect test repair and maintain various types of company and customer provided telephones and equipment Configuring customers computer and equipment Performing diagnostic tests on integrated circuit equipment to determine trouble Interpreting service orders and circuit diagrams Evaluating customer communication needs and promoting the sale of Company products and services and referring customers to the appropriate office Communicating frequently with customers on matters dealing with service planning billing and Company policy Works aloft climbs ladders and poles enter tunnels buildings trenches crawl spaces manholes and other confined spaces to accomplish job tasks May perform light digging May be required to stand or sit for long periods of time May work outdoors in all weather conditions Normally works and travels alone between work locations by driving Company vehicles with little or no direct supervision Responsible for arranging work load and dealing directly with the appropriate center Identifying and meeting individual customer requirements on installation and or repair contacts May be required to perform additional duties and tasks as required by the Company Qualifications Results obtained in standard tests for this position must meet minimum requirements established by the Company in accordance with Company policy Must meet Verizon medical standards for the job Ability to perceive differences in wire and cable colors Must meet weight restriction to comply with OSHA Company safety standards Ability to move and or lift items such as ladders tools cable test equipment and other objects weighing up to pounds Must meet applicable federal and state standards for operating the size vehicles covered by this job title Must be able to communicate effectively with customers Must be available to work scheduled tours designated by the Collective Bargaining Agreement and or the needs of the business May be required to work evenings weekends holidays and overtime as the needs of the business necessitate Non scheduled days will be required as needs of the business necessitate A valid state driver s license is required satisfactory driving record Must have ability to drive company vehicle and read and interpret road maps Additional Information Preferred Qualifications Experience Associates Bachelors degree and or equivalent work experience years installing Cable TV Data Internet and or Satellite TV years telecom installation and maintenance experience years customer service experience Candidates may also be considered for hiring in our Ellicott City Randallstown Bel Air and Harmans MD locations This is a temporary summer employment opportunity Candidates must be able to work full time hours week The position duration will range between May September Must pass all critical skills training which includes but is not limited to Pole Climbing and Fios Training Fios technical training may require extended overnight travel Test s Required Verizon Job Fit Test B Field Operations Assessment Technician SI Test Preview Test Previews Equal Employment Opportunity Wea re proud to be an equal opportunity employer a and celebrate our employeesa differences regardless of race color religion gender sexual orientation gender identity national origin age disability or Veteran status Different makes us better