Verizon Seeks to Hire Bilingual Customer Contact Representatives

SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Verizon is seeking to hire bilingual consumer sales consultants and language-assistant customer representatives to better serve customers who prefer to speak Mandarin.

Successful applicants will help residential and business customers set up new service, change their service, and recommend services and products that meet the customers' specific needs.

Positions are available for four fluent Mandarin speakers. The jobs, which also require fluent English, are all based in Santa Monica.

Candidates must be available to work flexible hours between 5 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Wages range from $16.54 to $25.20 per hour, depending on an applicant's experience and education. The positions offer an excellent benefits package including paid training; company-paid medical, dental and life insurance; retirement package; tuition reimbursement; and a generous incentives program.

More information is available at www.verizon.com/careers.

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), headquartered in New York, is a leader in delivering broadband and other wireline and wireless communication innovations to mass market, business, government and wholesale customers.  Verizon Wireless operates America's most reliable wireless network, serving 60.7 million customers nationwide.  Verizon's Wireline operations include Verizon Business, which delivers innovative and seamless business solutions to customers around the world, and Verizon Telecom, which brings customers the benefits of converged communications, information and entertainment services over the nation's most advanced fiber-optic network.  A Dow 30 company, Verizon has a diverse workforce of more than 238,000 and last year generated consolidated operating revenues of more than $88 billion.  For more information, visit www.verizon.com.