Verizon Wireless Adding 135 New Jobs In The New York Metro Region
By Press Release Friday, January 18, 2013, 07:33 AM EST
Demand for 4G LTE Devices & Services Fuels Search for full-time and part-time positions
NEW YORK, NY – Verizon Wireless, owner of America’s largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network, is seeking highly-qualified applicants to fill new positions now available in the company’s business sales and retail store teams throughout the New York Metro Region.
Verizon Wireless is currently looking to hire 10 full-time Inside Sales Representatives in Orangeburg, NY, 25 part-time Retail Sales (RSR) in Long Island and 100 part-time Retail Sales Reps (RSR) and Retail Customer Support (CCR) positions throughout the region, including New Jersey, NYC, Rockland and Westchester.
"We're proud to be able to expand our local investment further by creating new job opportunities within the New York Metro Region. At Verizon Wireless, we value our customers and believe that local investment is critical in order to provide the world-class quality service that caters to the unique technology needs of our customers," said Pat Devlin, President New York Metro Region for Verizon Wireless.
Verizon Wireless consistently ranks as one of the best places to work in the United States. For example, for 12 consecutive years, Verizon Wireless has been named to Working Mother Magazine’s “100 Best Companies for Working Mothers” list. Also, earlier this year, Verizon captured the No. 1 spot on Training Magazine’s Top 125 list—the 11th consecutive year that they have been included on the list. Additionally, for the seventh year, Black Enterprise magazine named Verizon one of the “40 Best Companies for Diversity.” For more information, visit http://aboutus.verizonwireless.com/awards2012.html.
Verizon Wireless offers highly competitive salaries and benefits including medical, dental, and vision care coverage that begins on the first day of employment. Employees also can take advantage of numerous opportunities for career advancement.
Job requirements for Inside Sales Representatives include one year of sales experience in a commission environment, and a college degree is preferred. For more information, interested candidates may visit the company’s website at http://www22.verizon.com/jobs/verizon-wireless/search-jobs and in “Search Careers,” enter Job ID #304233.
Job requirements for Retail Sales Representatives (30 hours per week) include 1-2 years of sales experience in a commission environment, and a college degree is preferred. Job requirements for Retail Customer Support Representatives include at least one year of related experience, and a college degree is preferred. Among the new part-time employees being sought are English-Spanish speaking candidates to meet the needs of the New York Metro Region’s growing Hispanic population.
For more information, interested candidates may visit the company’s website at http://www22.verizon.com/jobs/verizon-wireless/search-jobs and in “Search Careers,” enter the following Job ID #’s:
• Long Island, NY: 301289 PT RSR, 303096 PT CCR
• Hazlet, West Long Branch, Freehold, NJ: 303099 PT RSR, 303378 PT CCR
• Staten Island, NY: 303112 PT RSR
• East Brunswick, Union, Bridgewater, Butler, Rockaway, Paramus, Ft Lee, NJ: 302921 PT RSR, 302924 PT CCR
• Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn NY: 302842 PT RSR, 303842 PT CCR
• Westchester & Rockland Counties, NY: 303628 PT RSR
More information about Verizon Wireless products and services is available at www.verizonwireless.com or by calling1-800-2-JOIN IN.
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves nearly 96 million retail customers, including 90.4 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 75,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.