Verizon Outside Technician Line Worker in Millville, New Jersey

Salary Information

Weekly Rate: $669.50 - $1630.50

Summary

What you’ll be doing…

You’ll make sure our outside plant facilities are in tip-top condition! Your know-how and commitment to excellence will ensure that Verizon’s outside facilities operate at maximum efficiency and preparedness. This opportunity is a temporary assignment lasting up to 30 months and includes benefits.

Responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform construction work, such as digging holes, placing and removing poles, laying cable, unreeling, pulling and stringing wire and cable from pole to pole.

  • Climb poles and ladders, to remove and rearrange equipment.

  • Operate power equipment such as winches, chain saws, and hydraulic equipment such as aerial lifts (buckets), diggers-derricks mounted on trucks, hand tools, etc.

  • Reading and interpreting engineering work orders.

  • Operating Company motor vehicles of varying gross weights to transport equipment. • Climbing ladders and poles, working aloft, perceiving differences in wire and cable colors, and moving/lifting items generally not exceeding 100 lbs.

  • Dismantle, move or remove aerial, underground or building wire, cable, associated equipment, poles and hardware related to the outside telephone plant.

  • Working evenings, weekends, holidays and unscheduled shifts as determined by the needs of the business.

Qualifications

What we’re looking for…

You know outside plant and construction 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.

  • Successful candidates will have obtained at least a Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL) Permit prior to joining Verizon.

Even better if you have:

  • Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL)

  • A related Associate Degree or 2 or more years of relevant work experience.

Additional Information

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.

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