Verizon Wireless To Hold Career Fairs In Three Bay Area Locations

Who/What:Verizon Wireless is holding three hiring events in the San Francisco Bay Area for open positions in its Business Sales Channel. Attendees can meet with hiring managers and learn more about available positions. Open positions are based in Bakersfield, Modesto, San Francisco, San Jose, and Walnut Creek. Prior sales experience required.

When:10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Where: San Francisco Marriott - 55 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103Courtyard Marriott 1480 Falcon Dr., Milpitas, CA 95035Marriott San Ramon - 2600 Bishop Ranch Dr., San Ramon, CA 94583

Benefits: The company offers highly competitive salaries and benefits that include:

  • Health care coverage that begins on the first day of employment

  • A 401(k) program with dollar-for-dollar matching of up to 6 percent of salary

  • Profit-sharing

  • Tuition reimbursement for continuing education

  • Annual bonuses

  • Long-term incentive plans

  • Career progression and advancement opportunities

  • Discounted employee phone program

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About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 62.1 million customers. The largest U.S. wireless company and largest wireless data provider, based on revenues, Verizon Wireless is headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 67,000 employees nationwide. The company is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at 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