Power Technician

Verizon - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)3.9

Salary Information

Weekly Rate: $636.00 - $1583.50

You’ll ensure our network is always ready through monitoring and maintenance of our switching infrastructure. Using your technical expertise and hands-on skills, you’ll make sure our world-class technology is always prepared!


Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Activating, monitoring, installation, testing and maintenance of our central office infrastructure equipment, including legacy systems and next-generation technology.
Troubleshooting and preventative maintenance of our power, fuel, and alarming systems.
Acting as a first responder to ensure our network’s safety and reliability.
Analyzing defects and maintaining power systems and equipment.
Maintaining detailed equipment records and maintenance logs.
Climbing ladders, working aloft, perceiving differences in wire and cable colors, and moving/lifting items a minimum of 100 lbs.
Working evenings, weekends, holidays and unscheduled shifts as determined by the needs of the business.


You know telecommunications technology and are anxious to put your knowledge and skills to work on America’s fastest and most reliable network. You like to be busy and well-organized to stay on top of things. You know that the whole team needs to work together to win—and you take pride in a job well done.

You’ll need to have:
Valid state driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record.
Experience working with electrical circuits or basic knowledge of how to diagnose and read wiring diagrams and electrical circuits
Experience with repair and maintenance of diesel engines.
Knowledge of AC/DC currents and voltage.

Even better if you have:
A related Associate Degree or 2 or more years of relevant work experience.
ASE Diesel Certified Mechanic.
Electrician’s License
Required Skills & Experience

Repair & Maint of Diesel Engns AC/DC Power Mobile Power Generating U
Desired Skills & Experience

ASE Diesel Certified Mechanic Electrician's License
Additional Information

**Please note that this position is for a Central Office Technician- Power.

This is a 24/7 operation. Shifts vary based on seniority. Weekend and overtime may be required based on the needs of the business.

Test(s) Required

Verizon Job Fit Test B
Network Systems Assessment
Structured Interview SI

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