CenturyLink Intern - Metro Planning and Implementation in Broomfield, Colorado

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.

Job Summary

Intern, Metro Planning and Implementation


This Intern will support the Metro Planning Team. Focus areas are Optical Transport and Switched Ethernet Network. Ideally, this intern will work 10-20 hours per week during the school year and 40 hours per week during the summer.

Job Description


  • Research transport equipment in several systems.

  • Issue network work orders to install or decom transport equipment from the network and from inventory systems.

  • Issue work orders to groom traffic to optimize equipment utilization or to facilitate equipment decoms.

  • Adhere to established processes and procedures



  • Hard working & self-motivated.

  • Detail oriented person

  • Proficient knowledge of MS Excel and Word a must.

  • Working knowledge of SQL a plus.

  • Strong communication skills

  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited higher education program in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or Physics.

  • Personal Attributes:

  • Works well with little supervision, reliable/punctual, enjoys working in a team environment. Treats team members with courtesy and respect. Displays integrity even when no one is looking. Able to balance college and business responsibilities.


Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield

Requisition # : 203126

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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