Network Technician I/II in Sterling, VA at Windstream

Date Posted: 8/31/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID:18003169
Job Responsibilities:- Performs 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.


Required Skills:
- Effective communication and customer service skills.
- Basic math and PC skills.
- Attention to detail and problem solving skills.
- Basic understanding of telecommunications voice and data networks. - 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's Degree in a technical discipline and 4-6 years technical/telephony experience with 4+ years directly related to the job; or 6+ years of directly related telephony or network operations experience and/or an equivalent combination of education and directly related experience required.

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.