Network Technician I in Dahlonega, GA at Windstream

Date Posted: 9/9/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID:19002884
Performs routine and non-routine installation, maintenance, and repair activities for network systems including voice, data, network, transport, and video equipment. Presents and conducts self in a professional manner; promotes positive company image to the public. Completes post installation tests for call processing functionality and AMA testing. Performs monthly routine maintenance tasks. Coordinates central office translations activities.

Strong communication and customer service skills. Strong math and PC skills. Attention to detail and problem solving skills. Demonstrated understanding of telecommunications voice and data networks and network technologies. Knowledge of computer hardware, software, components, and applications. Ability to distinguish colors in use of color-coded cable. Ability to work outside in all weather conditions. Ability to use equipment with maximum load capacity of 275 lb. Capable of working aloft, climbing, bending, pulling, reaching overhead, and lifting up to 50 lbs. Must successfully complete required safety training. Must be available to work assigned schedules and extended hours including day, evening, weekend, and holiday hours. Required to respond to after hour call-outs. Valid driver’s license and safe driving record.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

Associate Degree in a technical discipline and 2-3 years technical/telephony experience; or 4 years of directly related telephony experience, or an equivalent combination of education and directly related telephony experience.

EEO Statement: Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer including minority/female/disability/veteran; Without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status. Windstream is a drug-free workplace.