WindStream Communications Customer Service Tech I in Kershaw, South Carolina

The Customer Service Technician I handles installation and maintenance of broadband services for residential and small business locations. The Technician must possess an attention to detail, problem solving skills, the ability to distinguish colors in use of color-coded cable, and the capability to climb ladders and poles up to 40’ and to lift up to 50 lbs. 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.

Responsibilities:

  • Install, maintain, and repair business and residential customer telephone, wiring and internet services, outside plant, and special circuits according to specifications

  • Handle routine and non-routine assignments

  • Communicate with customers regarding installation/repair

  • Present and conduct self in a professional manner; promote positive company image to the public

  • Diagnose, clear, and repair outside plant facility troubles

  • Repair cable cuts and damage

  • Perform minor central office tasks

  • Operate a variety of tools and devices including test equipment

  • Adhere to safety standards and regulations

  • Safely operate and maintain clean and organized company service vehicle

    Minimum Requirements:

High School Graduate or GED Equivalent required.

Two-year technical degree in computers or electronics or the equivalent in work experience desired.

Primary Location: *US-South Carolina-Kershaw

Job Category: Field Operations

Requisition ID: 18003553

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.