WindStream Communications Customer Service Tech I/II in Smiths Grove, Kentucky
The *Customer Service Technician I/II *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 Demonstrated communication and customer service skills. Strong math and PC skills. Attention to detail and problem solving skills. Comprehensive knowledge of job functions. Valid driver’s license and safe driving record. Ability to distinguish colors in use of color-coded cable. Ability to use equipment with maximum load capacity of 275 lb. Capable of lifting up to 50 lbs, working aloft, and successfully completing 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
Associate Degree in a technical discipline and 3-4 years technical/telephony experience with 2 years directly related to the job; or 5 years of directly related telephony experience, or an equivalent combination of education and directly related telephony experience.
Primary Location: *US-Kentucky-Smiths Grove
Job Category: Field Operations
Requisition ID: 18003471
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.