Verizon Wireless is calling all customer-focused career seekers in California. The company is recruiting to fill over 500 positions in Southern California by mid-year.
"Due to the popularity of our new MORE Everything calling plans, we are hiring MORE employees, so please apply here!" said Shelyse Anderson, associate director of Talent Acquisition for Verizon Wireless.
The positions offer competitive salaries and benefits, including health care coverage that begins on the first day of employment, and participation in the company's 401 (k) program with a dollar-for-dollar match of up to six percent of an employee's salary contribution. Verizon also offers tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance and bonuses.
The positions will be based in Verizon Wireless stores across Southern California and include both full-time and part-time opportunities. Full-time Customer Service positions are based in the company's Los Angeles call center. Interested candidates may apply online by visiting the Verizon Wireless website at www.vzwcareers.com.
"We're seeking motivated, passionate people who want to build a career with a company that's building the future of technology," said Anderson "Verizon Wireless offers the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology in a culture that values diversity, teamwork and performance excellence."
Verizon Wireless has been named one of the best companies for working moms by Working Mother for thirteen straight years. The company also earned a "Top 50 Companies for Diversity" in 2013 from DiversityInc. In addition, the company was named best and most reliable in RootMetric's latest National RootScore report of wireless service nationwide as well as a "Best Corporate Citizen" for the sixth consecutive year by Corporate Responsibility Magazine.
Verizon Wireless actively recruits military veterans
"Military veterans return home every day to begin new lives as civilians," added Anderson. "We understand the value of military experience and believe that many of those skills bring tremendous value to our customers and our company."
Verizon earned a top ten ranking in Military Times "Best for Vets 2013" list for the company's long-standing support of military personnel.