ROANOKE, VA – Verizon is hiring 30 additional full-time sales and service consultants at the company's consumer call center here to handle a wide range of customer-care functions.
"Verizon is delivering the cutting-edge products and services that enable people to live digital lifestyles, and we need great people to help delight consumers," said Christopher D. Childs, president of consumer and mass business markets for Verizon's Potomac region. "This is a great opportunity to work for a dynamic and evolving company that's been repeatedly lauded by DiversityInc and Working Mother magazines as a great place to work."
Verizon has similarly been cited by G.I. Jobs, Latina Style and numerous other outside organizations for its attractiveness as a workplace.
The sales and service consultants will work in the company's Franklin Road, S.W. call center, handling requests about Verizon's broadband, communications and video services from new and existing residential landline customers. Applicants must be familiar with computers and be willing to work days, evenings, weekends and holidays. Overtime may be required. Starting wages range from $14 to $31 per hour, plus benefits and tuition assistance. Commission and other sales bonuses, based on performance, may also be available.
Applicants are encouraged to apply for the jobs online at www.verizon.com/careers, by searching for jobs in Roanoke, Va.