CenturyLink Provisioning Technician 2 in Dublin, Ohio

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com 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 at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Provisioning Technician 2 is a mid level position within the Provisioning organization. This is a customer facing position that requires ability to effectively handle customer interactions and ability to be customer centric. This role is responsible for the implementation and activation of CenturyLink services. Qualified candidates must have a good understanding of various VOIP and network products and services.

Major Responsibilities of the Position:

  • Perform as a team player with ability to think creatively, identify areas for improvement and provide feedback to leadership

  • Assist in the successful customer activation of services provided

  • Assist with the completion of equipment configuration

  • Provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers

  • Work well with others to achieve common goals and to foster a cooperative climate

  • Complete designated amount of work in a specified timeframe with a high degree of quality

  • Coordinates with other departments and vendors to ensure on-time delivery of service to customers

  • Provide resolution of service issues through troubleshooting and escalating

  • Provide timely escalation of issues to leadership and other responsible parties

  • Perform other duties and assist where needed as identified by leadership

  • Provides informal training to peers

Work Environment:

  • May work with little supervision

  • Primarily performs work duties sitting, or standing at a workstation utilizing a computer for extended periods of time

Training Required in Title:

  • On-the-Job Training

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associates degree, or equivalent education and relevant experience.

  • 5-7 years experience in Telecommunications, or equivalent areas.

  • Have ability to adapt in a fast pace and changing environment.

  • Have strong problem solving skills, and ability to Troubleshoot issues preventing the delivery of services.

  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Have ability to work independently with minimal supervision in a production environment.

  • Have ability to work varying shifts and hours including possible mandatory overtime and holidays.

  • Have ability to adjust priorities or schedules to meet changing or work related demands.

  • Have ability to efficiently and accurately work with multiple types of information.

  • Have ability to be primary central point of contact for orders within the service delivery organization.

  • Have ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Have ability to be very detail oriented.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of WAN and LAN Topologies

  • Understanding and ability to complete Circuit Designs

  • Experience working in an Enterprise Call Que environment

  • Experience with implementation of Circuits: DS1, DS3, Optical and Ethernet

  • Experience with Network Hardware including Routers, Switches, Wireless Access Points

  • Experience working with Internet and Private Network Solutions

  • Experience working with VOIP Equipment or Solutions

  • Experience with Access Service Request to Local Exchange Carriers

  • Experience working on complex assignments within the Network Systems installation and/or maintenance activities

  • Experience configuring CPE Routers and Switches

  • Experience Troubleshooting Network Issues

  • CCNA, JNCIA or equivalent work experience desired

Alternate Location: US-Ohio-Dublin

Requisition # : 141811

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

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Disclaimer

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