CenturyLink INTERN - ENGINEERING NATIONAL IMPLEMENTATION in Tulsa, Oklahoma

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

CenturyLink’s internship program is a 10 week, fast-paced and exciting opportunity to gain professional experience within your field of study. Interns within the Field Operations department will be challenged to apply their knowledge gained in the classroom to real world problems. This is a unique opportunity to gain hands on experience working on real world Innovation Initiatives for a Fortune 200 company. This position will allow students to utilize their talents and abilities to innovate on active projects at CenturyLink.

Job Description

This position will allow students to utilize their talents and abilities to innovate on active projects at CenturyLink. Interns within the North American National Implementation group will be responsible for utilizing systems for managing projects, managing contracts, inventorying OSP/ISP equipment/facilities, researching solutions, and documenting processes. This work will be performed in support of national network implementation projects and tasks including On-Net building expansions, OSP/ISP engineering and construction, and related process improvements. Participating interns will be trained and work with subject matter experts across a range of disciplines supporting projects throughout the organization.

Qualifications

• Understanding of telecommunications, contract administration, project management and/or process improvement

• Strong listening, written and verbal communication skills

• Able to perform a wide spectrum of complex assignments requiring analysis, innovation and good judgement.

• Strong sense of urgency and ability to meet deadlines

• Highly motivated, organized, reliable and detail oriented

• Quick learner and not afraid to work with new technology

• Professional attitude

Minimum Requirements:

• Classification: Junior, Senior or Graduate status by start of internship

• Pursing a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in engineering, technology, and/or business management at a 4-year accredited College or University

• Proficient in MS Office applications

• 3.0 or above cumulative GPA

Alternate Location: US-Oklahoma-Tulsa

Requisition # : 208100

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/

EEO Statement

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Disclaimer

The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.