Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 12:52 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 Summary 13;
Taking it to another level connecting our customers to the Power of the Digital World Are you willing to learn new technologies, provide friendly and knowledgeable solutions to our customers? Join our team as a Technician providing excellence in servicing the customer, selling our products and integrated communications services. What are the advantages to joining our dynamic technical team? Here are just a few : paid training, tuition assistance available, tools, test equipment and a company vehicle to perform your job. You will also have rapid progressive earning potential and advancement opportunities.
Job Description 13;
:Maintains/repairs and tests copper cable and/or fiber optic cable in an underground, aerial, or buried environment.
:Troubleshoots problems that will require cable repair, cable maintenance, air pressure, splicing, faultfinding, etc.
:Makes splicing rearrangements on existing facilities in buried, underground, aerial and building work locations.
:Uses heavy:duty power equipment (e.g., compressors, pumps, blowers), hand tools, power tools (air and electric), and specialty tools, including electric and electronic measuring devices (e.g., multi:meters, volt:ohm meters), in the construction and repair of outside plant facilities.
:Performs testing and turn:up of subscriber lines, carrier plant, and/or fiber optic plant.
:Locates and repairs air leaks in aerial, underground, and/or buried cable.
:Locates, joins, repairs and rearranges cable and cable conductors in buildings and aerial or buried plant.
:Initiates or performs cable cuts, transfer projects, and/or load balance cuts, and issues necessary cuts to prevent blocking.
:Installs, maintains/repairs, and tests residential/small business telecommunication service (POTS and DSL).
:Connects wires and cables to terminals, and attaches/detaches various kinds of hardware to wires, cables, buildings, and poles.
:Performs continuity and/or conformance testing.
:Reads and interprets customer service orders, technical (i.e., mechanical, electrical, digital) drawings, maps, blueprints, diagrams, etc.
:Receives service orders, worksheets (detailed diagrams describing nature and location of equipment to be installed or repaired) and repair tickets from supervisor or other designated employees and performs specified work.
:Works with telecom color:coded wires and cables. 13;
:At least six (6) months of experience within the last five years connecting telecom color:coded wires and cables to terminals, attaching or detaching various kinds of hardware to wires, cables, buildings and poles.
:Knowledge of basic electricity, as it relates to telecommunications (through classes or on:the:job training), which includes: knowledge related to the basic principles, theories, and applications of electricity (e.g., voltage, current, resistance, power, grounding, insulation, Ohms Law, AC/DC); knowledge of basic electrical components (e.g., conductors, insulators, switches, capacitors, inductors, transformers) and basic circuit design; and knowledge of the operation and application of common electrical components and common measurement instruments (e.g., multi:meters, etc.).
:Working knowledge of test equipment (e.g., HST3000, TBERD, Sidekick, 965DSP, transmission measuring sets).
:Ability to use established electrical, digital, and/or mechanical principals and t
• Location: Portland
• Post ID: 22865792 portland