Verizon Hyattsville, MD, USA
Oct 09, 2019Full time
Salary Information Weekly Rate: $652.00 - $1623.00 Summary What you’ll be doing… You’ll ensure our network is always ready through monitoring and maintenance of our switching infrastructure. Using your technical expertise and hands-on skills, you’ll make sure our world-class technology is always prepared! 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. Responsibilities Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Activating, monitoring, testing and maintenance of our central office infrastructure equipment. Troubleshooting and preventative maintenance of our power, fuel, and alarming systems. Acting as a first responder to ensure our network’s safety and reliability. Analyzing defects and installing and maintaining power plant circuits and equipment, including diesel engines and generators. Maintaining detailed equipment records and maintenance logs. Climbing ladders, 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. Qualifications What we’re looking for… You know telecommunications technology 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. Even better if you have: A related Associate Degree or 2 or more years of relevant work experience. Experience as an ASE Diesel Certified Mechanic An Electrician’s License Required Skills & Experience Repair & Maint of Diesel Engns AC/DC Power Mobile Power Generating U Desired Skills & Experience ASE Diesel Certified Mechanic Electrician's License Electrical Technology Test(s) Required Verizon Job Fit Test B Network Systems Assessment Central Office Technician SI Test Preview Test Previews 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. Different makes us better.