WindStream Communications Customer Service Tech I in Ephrata, Pennsylvania

General Summary:

Installs, maintains, and repairs business and residential customer telephone, wiring and internet services, outside plant, and special circuits according to specifications. Handles routine and non-routine assignments. Communicates with customers regarding installation/repair. Promotes and sells company products and features based on customers' needs. Presents and conducts self in a professional manner; promotes positive company image to the public. Diagnoses, clears, and repairs outside plant facility troubles. Repairs cable cuts and damage. Performs minor central office tasks. Operates a variety of tools and devices including test equipment. Adheres to safety standards and regulations. Safely operates and maintains 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.

Minimum Requirements:

High School Graduate or GED Equivalent required.

Two-year technical degree in computers or electronics or the equivalent in work experience desired.

Primary Location: *US-Pennsylvania-Ephrata

Job Category: Field Operations

Requisition ID: 18002812

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.