WindStream Communications Network Technician I/II in Springfield, Missouri
This is both Customer Facing & Network
* 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. Preferred 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.
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.
Primary Location: *US-Missouri-Springfield
Job Category: Field Operations
Requisition ID: 20002743
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.