CenturyLink Customer Communications Technician in Salt Lake City, Utah

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

This job is a designer in the T1 and Ethernet over copper and DS1 facilities. This job typically works Monday through Friday. Shifts generally are from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. A few Saturdays throughout the year are required. The office is generally closed on company holidays and Sundays.

Job Description

Job Description

This job works in a center environment taking calls from outside field technicians and other company employees. Employees have scheduled breaks and lunches depending on the scheduled shift. Some overtime may be required.


  • Able to provide positive internal and external customer communication

  • Strong customer service focus

  • Maintain a positive attitude and foster poster positive working relationships

  • show initiative and desire to learn

  • Candidate is dependable, flexible, and able to work independently

  • Comfortable working in a fast pace, changing environment

  • Able to exhibit corporate unifying principles

  • Effectively prioritizes workload

  • Contributes to teams success

  • Has strong attention to detail

  • Be a team player

Technical Skills

  • Knowledge of GPON and Ethernet assignment in LFACS will be strongly considered

  • TIRKS, WEBSOP, and SOAC, ARMOR, WFA-C, OMNIVUE, SWITCH, and Work Flow Director skills will be assessed and given consideration

  • Ability to read word docs, knowledge of special service circuits, DSO, DS1, and above

  • Ability to read service orders and ASRs

  • Demonstrate the ability to learn new processes and product requirements

  • Demonstrate sound judgment to resolve issues

  • Able to escalate to various groups to ensure order progression

  • Able to meet metrics and production goals with little or no supervision, as well as offer suggestions to management team that would increase productivity and decrease intervals

Alternate Location: US-Utah-Salt Lake City

Requisition # : 196847

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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