Network Technician I/II in Tukwila, WA at Windstream

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    3311 South 120th Place
    Tukwila, WA
  • Job Type:
    Field Operations
  • Experience:
    4 to 6 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID:18002433
Job Responsibilities:

- Performs routine and non-routine installation, maintenance, and repair activities for network and customer 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 periodic routine maintenance tasks. 

- Also responsible for facility maintenance at Windstream network locations – generator, HVAC, Life Safety/Fire Suppression, cleaning, etc. 

Preferred Skills:

- 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. 

Preferred Education/Experience:

- Degree in electronics, telephony, or computer technology. Certifications in applicable system platforms and equipment.
- Knowledge and experience in network systems including voice, data, network, transport, and video equipment. Knowledge and experience in using test equipment for trouble shooting products and services. 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:  Associate 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