Cell Site Engineer
Location:
Elgin , Illinois
Posted:
October 17, 2017
Reference:
467267-1A

What you’ll be doing...

Our people are our most valuable assets, but our equipment is pretty important too. As a Cell Technician, you’ll be keeping our facilities and equipment in top form by maintaining several locations in your assigned area. You’ll be doing regular maintenance, keeping inventories, doing audits, and creating reports. You’ll also be analyzing our network coverage and finding ways to make it even better—because here, better matters.

  • Performing installation, optimization and maintenance of base station equipment and transmitters.
  • Conducting building and grounds inspections and maintenance.
  • Maintaining site and test equipment inventories.
  • Analyzing network coverage to find gaps, making recommendations to improve coverage, and helping to implement those recommendations.
  • Integrating network hardware and interconnect facilities.
  • Updating daily logs with site-specific information and generating reports.
  • Performing audits when required by various departments or regulators.

What we’re looking for...

You’re tech savvy, and well-versed in all things telecommunications. Working on your own with little supervision 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:

  • Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
  • Two or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Ability to lift up to 60 lbs.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Even better if you have:

  • Electronics training in telecommunications, two-way radio, paging, or microwave radio.
  • Training in data communications, digital communications, operating systems and applications, computer support, project management, or power.
  • Voice cells infrastructure experience, such as Lucent, Motorola, Ericsson, LTE, or CDMA data.
  • Telecom experience such as T1, DACS, or OMP.
  • Computer support experience, including troubleshooting PC hardware and configurations.
  • Power experience such as Galaxy, Lorain, or DC distribution systems.
  • Experience troubleshooting antenna systems from transmitter to antenna.
  • Expertise in PIM/VSWR/MIMO/RET including knowledge of fiber and LTE remote radio heads.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Outlook.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.


A little about us:
Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies in the world.

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