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What you’ll be doing...
Join Verizon as we continue to grow our industry-leading network to improve the ways people, businesses, and things connect. Verizon is positioned to lead the “Fourth Industrial Revolution” (4IR) with the emergence of technologies like our best-in-class 5G network and the Internet of Things (IoT) to impact a wide variety of industries such as healthcare, education, manufacturing, public safety, government, and many others. We are in the midst of historic breakthroughs in connectivity and mobility to blend the physical and the digital through cutting-edge technologies such as virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, nanotechnologies, 3D printing, wearables, and advanced robotics. As part of this team, you will play a critical role in our network transformation through building a unified network across all lines of business and maintaining the technology that keeps millions of our customers connected.
You will be responsible for the monitoring, testing, preventative maintenance and repair of HVAC infrastructure equipment and associated electrical, alarming and monitoring systems, to ensure they remain in a fully operational condition, utilizing your knowledge of refrigeration theory, pipefitting, and structural layout, per specifications and operational procedures in Verizon Network Facility locations. You will perform maintenance and repair of the physical facilities structures, security and peripheral systems. You will handle the emergency power backup systems and physical facility remedies at all technical facilities. As the first responder during natural disasters or any facilities threat to the network’s integrity, your role will be critical in ensuring best in class customer experience.
Performing routine preventative maintenance on Generators, DC Plants/Batteries/Rectifiers, UPS, ATS/SwitchGear, HVAC, alarm systems and Fire Suppression Systems.
Providing maintenance and repair of heating, ventilating, air conditioning systems, and related energy management systems.
Maintaining, diagnosing, testing, overhauling, installing, and repairing a variety of refrigeration, dehumidification, AC, ventilation, and heating systems.
Monitoring facility environmental conditions and addressing any issues.
Assisting engineers with design of new installations or upgrades to facility equipment.
Inspecting current HVAC systems for effectiveness and safety.
Diagnosing electrical and mechanical faults for HVAC systems.
Ensuring our standards are implemented in everyday activities.
Ensuring we continue to meet all OSHA, State and Federal environmental standards, laws and best practices.
Creating new ways and maintaining existing processes for reducing carbon footprint across the network.
Maintaining equipment used to support our disaster relief efforts such as generators and HVAC systems both portable and stationary.
Maintaining building management systems.
Maintaining a safe working environment for yourself, our team and our network.
Must be able to perform physical requirements of the job, with or without a reasonable accommodation, including, but not limited to, perceiving differences in wire cable colors, moving and/or lifting items such as ladders, tools, air tanks, cable reels, test equipment and other objects weighing up to 75 pounds, working aloft; climbing ladders and poles, and entering tunnels, buildings, trenches, crawl spaces, manholes, and other confined spaces to accomplish job tasks.
What we’re looking for...
You’re tech-savvy and well-versed in all things telecommunications. Working independently suits you well. You’re also thorough, vigilant, and on top of the details—someone people count on to solve problems and to make sure they don’t happen in the first place.
You'll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.
Valid EPA Certification.
Valid driver’s license.
Ability to perform physical requirements of the job, with or without a reasonable accommodation.
Willingness to work on-call, rotating schedule (shifts) including nights, weekends, and holidays based on the needs of the business.
Even better if you have:
Five or more years of experience in ventilating and air conditioning, plumbing, electrical work and heating plant operations and maintenance.
Commercial HVAC experience.
Vocation or Technical school training in ventilating, air conditioning, plumbing, electrical work and heating plant operations and maintenance.
Willingness to travel.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best.Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.