Verizon Field Operations Manager in Brooklyn, New York
What you’ll be doing...
As the Field Operations Manager you’ll report to the Area Manager – Installation and Maintenance/Construction. You'll manage a diverse team of 20+ Field Technicians responsible for installing, repairing, and maintaining outside plant copper and fiber facilities. Safety, quality issues, workforce performance, feedback and training, and labor relations will all be on your radar. It's Verizon’s customer-first culture that sets us apart. Come be a part of this incredible hands-on team!• Develop action plans to mitigate service issues.• Proactively collaborate with labor/union.• Lead, motivate, develop and coach Technicians
What we’re looking for...
Must have:•Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.•Four or more years of relevant work experience.•Four or more years ofknowledge of installation and maintenance on copper or fiber technology.•Three or moreyears of supervisory experience in a field operations environment.•Experience in administering processes and policies as they relate to: safety, attendance, performance work rules and code of conduct.•Experience in reading and interpreting engineering / construction work prints.•Experience with communication systems and tools.•Experience with MS Word, Excel & Outlook.•Available to work extended hours when necessary, including weekends and after hours and on call as required for the needs of the business.•Experience providing training, feedback and motivation to employees.•Valid Driver’s LicenseIdeally, you will also have:•Knowledge of employment/labor laws. Union employee management experience.•Military experience.•Customer service experience.•Demonstrated ability to interpret labor contracts/collective bargaining agreements.•Outside Plant Construction, electronics and placing/splicing copper/fiber
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
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