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  • Tech savvy
  • An effective communicator
  • Personable with excellent customer service skills
  • Able to demonstrate strong problem-solving skills
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  • A willingness and interest in learning new technology
  • Critical-thinking skills
  • Integrity and dependability
  • A customer-centric mindset
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  • Always put customer first
  • Work a flexible schedule — including evenings and weekends
  • Possibly work in a confined space or aloft (up to 28 feet)
  • Lift and move up to 80 lbs.
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LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL?

A job with AT&T as a Temporary Facility Technician can provide you with exactly that!

Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more!

Our Temporary Facility Technicians work both inside and outside to test and repair equipment and services for our customers.

What you'll do as an AT&T Temporary Facility Technician:
• Splice copper and fiber cables in all environments (aerial, buried, underground and buildings)
• Coordinate work operations with other employees and with customers, as well as maintaining company records
• Repair and maintain cable plant, fiber optic plant and digital loop carrier equipment
• Operate hydraulic aerial lifts (buckets) and ladders mounted on trucks

Have you worked 5 or more years performing construction work that involves repairing and maintaining plant equipment and/or operating heavy machinery? If yes, you could be eligible for a starting pay of up to $28/hour. Don’t have 5 years of experience? We offer a competitive salary for all levels of expertise and provide opportunities for training and career growth.

Learn more about the Facility Technician by watching this short video.


In addition to possessing STRONG communication skills, our Temporary Facility Technicians must:
• Possess a valid state driver’s license
• Meet 275lbs weight limit due to safety restrictions
• Perceive differences in wire and cable colors
• Climb poles, climb ladders and work aloft with hand tools
• Lift and/or pull up to 120lbs
• Work outside in all kinds of weather
• Work in attics, basements, crawl spaces, manholes and other similar places
• Use computers including hand-held models to update work status and check new assignments
• Work mandatory overtime and holidays as service conditions require
• AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws

• Qualify on pre-employment screening 

Study Guides (click the links below to open the various study guides)
Assessment Information:

Technical/Mechanical Test III (TMT III)

Individuals holding this job title may be required to perform the above job duties with or without reasonable accommodations.




Job ID 2155199-1 Date posted 09/17/2021
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Invested in your satisfaction and continued success.

We take care of our own here (hint: that could be you). Our benefits and rewards mean we cover some of your biggest needs with some of the coolest offerings. We already think we’re a pretty great place to work. We’re just trying to rack up some bonus points.

Let’s start with the big one: Your work gets rewarded with competitive compensation and benefits. It really does pay to be on our team.

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Our people have class. Literally. We can help you out on approved education costs with our tuition assistance plan.

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Here’s another reason to breathe easy: You and your family get access to excellent medical, dental and vision insurance options.

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Wanna make your friends really jealous? You’ll get discounted access to the latest and greatest AT&T products and services — plus other awesome items, like tickets to live events.

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You strike us as an over-achiever (don’t worry, it’s a compliment). Our training and development programs are your ticket to expert status in your job.

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When the day comes that you get some much needed R&R (not that you’d ever want to leave #LifeAtATT) you’ll know your future is set with the AT&T Retirement Savings Plan (ARSP).

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Want an idea of what will be on the assessment? You can prepare by taking a look at our study guides:
Premises Technician Assessment Technical Mechanical Test Field III

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Congratulation and welcome to AT&T!

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