Posted: Thursday, September 7, 2017 7:02 AM
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000:route:mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000:route:mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink for more information.
Job Description 13;
:Responsible for the provisioning and maintenance of Central Office including, but not limited to subscriber loop carrier systems, DSL, POTS, GPON/PRISM, digital and optical muxes.
:Installs, performs routine maintenance, analyzes defects, tests, adjusts, repairs and maintains complex equipment such as switching systems, circuit equipment, network terminal equipment, and data/digital equipment by using electrical and or electronic measuring devices.
:Updates work and maintenance logs through WFA, Word.docs and FOMS databases.
:Plans jobs and determines materials and resources needed to complete tasks.
:Reviews and interprets work orders, wiring lists, wiring diagrams, and equipment drawings and follows standard practices in the performance of job duties.
:Utilizes knowledge of general input and analysis of ESS translations.
:Runs diagnostic test programs, analyzes defects and/or tests various types of telephone switching equipment (5ESS, DMS 10, DMS 100, Ericcson, Electronic Data Switching, etc), uses various types of testing devices, e.g. volt:ohm meters, spectrum analyzer, digital communications, data analyzers, etc.
:Works varying shifts and hours including possible mandatory overtime, and/or callouts, weekends and holidays.
:Keeps work team and managers informed of status on work tasks, projects, and problems or obstacles. 13;
:At least six (6) months experience within the last five (5) years diagnosing circuit trouble, and performing routine testing, including measuring AC/DC current using volt ohm meters, TMS, or comparable test equipment.
:At least six (6) months experience within the last five (5) years provisioning and maintaining DSO, DS1/T1, DS3/T3, DSL ISDN, and fiber circuits or services.
:Must be proficient in DMS100/5ESS Switch maintenance and provisioning.
:Must be able to perform all types of switch maintenance including routines and troubles.
:Need to be able to complete growth jobs and turn:ups on integrated pair gain.
:Need to be proficient in IOF work including MUXES up to and including fiber Muxes.
:Basic electricity knowledge as it relates to telecommunications (through classes or on the job related training) including: reading and interpreting circuit diagrams, equipment drawings, and technical manuals.
:Working knowledge of hand and power tools.
:Working knowledge of analog, digital test and transmission equipment, volt:ohm meter, or comparable testing equipment.
:Working knowledge of Sonnet/DWDM equipment and services (e.g. DCS and optical muxes).
:Ability to troubleshoot and isolate problems within physical or electrical circuits.
:Ability to respond to callouts within reasonable timeframe.
:Ability to perform strenuous physical activities including, but not limited to lifting and/or moving up to 100 pounds.
:May require travel between Central Office locations.
:Requires a valid state drivers license with current satisfactory driving record.
:Ability to work in confined spaces (e.g. attics, crawl spaces, utility holes).
:Ability to work aloft (e.g. ladder).
:Ability to provide efficient, quality service to both internal and external customers both face:to:face and over the phone.
:Ability to multi task under pressure in an ever changing environment.
:At least 12 months experience within the last five (5) years diagnosing circuit trouble, and performing routin
• Location: portland
• Post ID: 22893527 portland