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Cell Technician

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Job ID:

29833

Location:

Tempe, AZ 
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Job Views:

655

Zip Code:

85283

Posted:

05.15.2015
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Job Description:

Network

Stay on the front lines of groundbreaking technology. Were committed to a dynamic, ever-evolving infrastructure and the hard work it takes to keep our reliable network thriving. Help support the growing demands of an interconnected world.

Responsibilities

  

     This position is responsible for the proper operation of a large group of Network Elements. Duties in support of interdepartmental objectives, to include preventative and remedial maintenance, installation, optimization, building and ground upkeep, and integration of network hardware and interconnect facilities. Other responsibilities include maintaining and repairing all base station equipment and transmitters; maintaining site and test equipment inventories; testing and analyzing network coverage to ensure contiguous communication and network integrity and quality; updating daily logs with site-specific information; composing clear and concise reports for system documentation; and performing audits as required by local, regional, Area, Corporate or Regulatory agencies. The Cell Technician is expected to be able to perform his duties with little supervision, and participate in cross-functional projects as scheduled.

  • Performs preventative and remedial maintenance on all base station and transmitter equipment. Performs installation and optimization of same. Performs routine building and grounds maintenance and inspections. Integrates Network hardware and interconnect facilities.
  • Analyzes network coverage to ensure contiguous communication and network integrity. Makes recommendations to engineering for improving network coverage and implement.
  • Maintains inventories of test equipment, base station, and transmitters.
  • Updates daily logs with site-specific information.
  • Composes clear and concise reports for system documentation.
  • This position is in the AZ3 Show Low area and require tech to be living in that area.
  • Advance knowledge of Microwave radio is required for this position.

Qualifications

  • Associates Degree required Bachelor degree preferred.
  • Minimum 3-years of experience in Microwave is required.
  • Electronics training in one or more of the following fields: telecommunications, two-way radio, paging, or microwave radio is required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the following technologies and/or platforms: voice cells infrastructure experience including: Lucent, Motorola, Nortel; CDMA data; telecom experience including: T1, DACS, OMP; computer support experience including:
  • PC hardware and configurations, troubleshooting; and power experience including: Galaxy, Lorain, DC distribution systems, and troubleshooting.
  • Intermediate training in at least 3 of the following areas: data communications, digital communications, operating systems and applications, telecommunications, computer support, project management, and/or power. 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook is required.
  • Ability to lift up to 60 lbs. is required.
  • A valid driver’s license is required.
  • Flexibility required working some night shifts on call support.
  •  Requires local travel up to 75%, some overtime and /or night shifts and On call.
  • Location: 1 position in Show Low, AZ
  • Advance knowledge of Microwave radio is required for this position.

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

Company Info
Verizon
1 Verizon Way, Basking Ridge, NJ, 07920
Basking Ridge, NJ, United States

Phone: 908-210-6982
Web Site: www.verizon.com

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