MTA is currently recruiting for a Senior Switch Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning, designing, testing & maintenance of MTA’s two Nortel DMS-100 switches, one DMS-10 switch and one Metaswitch. This position works in close collaboration with many departments. Other duties include, maintaining inside plant records, AMA records, and providing technical expertise and support for both internal and external customers. Experience with switching technologies including but not limited to SS7, MGCP, and SIP required. Experience with DMS-100 and Metaswitch operations and E911 services strongly desired. Knowledge of Ethernet protocols, IPv4 routing, access platforms, Linux commands, and use of protocol analysis tools desired. Bachelor’s degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering, or Computer Science is desired. MTA offers competitive compensation, health insurance, 401k plan, annual leave, and more. A complete job description is available upon request. Qualified individuals should submit their resume, application & cover letter to Matanuska Telephone Association, Attn: Human Resources, 1740 S. Chugach St., Palmer, AK 99645; by fax (907)761-1929; or click www.mtasolutions.com/contact/careers. MTA is an equal opportunity employer.
MTA is currently looking for a Sales Trainer to join their team. The purpose of this position is to ensure that all sales professionals have a thorough knowledge of the product, can effectively use closing skills, overcome objections, and use consultative selling techniques. The sales trainer is a resource for the entire sales staff, the sales managers and team leaders. The sales trainer will conduct ongoing training for all skill levels, including basic sales skills, as well as advanced sales techniques. This position will work closely with vendors and consultants to demonstrate technology and educate customers on product changes and enhancements. Candidates must be enthusiastic and possess a warm, friendly and outgoing personality; should have a minimum of one to three years’ sales experience, strong communication skills, both verbal and written, experience in teaching sales techniques, good presentation skills, and must have a “big” picture focus in both departmental and company strategy. Post-secondary education with emphasis in communications, business or related field is preferred. MTA provides a generous wage and benefit program, and the best co-workers you will find anywhere in the world. We are an energetic, service-oriented workplace, with virtually unlimited opportunities to grow your skills and build a meaningful career. If you have the energy, enthusiasm and motivational training style we need, this is the position for you – come join the MTA team! A complete job description is available upon request. Qualified individuals should submit their resume, application & cover letter to MTA, Attn: Human Resources, 1740 S. Chugach St., Palmer, AK 99645; by fax (907)761-1929; or click www.mtasolutions.com/contact/careers. MTA is an equal opportunity employer.
MTA is currently looking for a TechExpress Systems Network Administrator III to join their Palmer Business Solutions team. A 4 year degree in computer science, software engineering, or equivalent work experience preferred. At least two of the following certifications preferred, Microsoft MCSA Windows Server 2012 certification, VMWare Certified Professional 5 certification, Cisco CCNA certification. Advanced skills in operating managed service provider IT environments, advanced skills in operating server, OS, application and network technologies including both Windows and Linux virtualized environments. Familiarity with ITIL service management principals, excellent oral and written communications, excellent project management skills with thorough knowledge of systems principles, architecture, design, analysis and technical support. This is a great opportunity for the right individual – come join the MTA team! A complete job description is available upon request. Qualified individuals should submit their resume, application & cover letter to MTA, Attn: Human Resources, 1740 S. Chugach St., Palmer, AK 99645; by fax (907)761-1929; or check us out at www.mtasolutions.com/contact/careers. MTA is an equal opportunity employer.
MTA Communications is currently looking for a bright, energetic part time Support Center Agent. This position reports to the Palmer-Wasilla Highway office and hours will vary but evening and weekend shift work will be required. Primary duties include; answering customer inquiries in a friendly, professional and efficient manner and assisting them with a wide range of internet related questions. We will train you for the troubleshooting and support skills you’ll need, but basic PC and customer service experience is required for this position. Excellent verbal and written communication skills combined with active listening and problem solving abilities are desired. A+, Network+ or other Professional Certifications are a plus. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to acquire new technology and be able to pass that knowledge along to customers over the phone. Interested applicants must submit a resume, application and cover letter through www.mtasolutions.com/contact/careers. You may also submit by fax, 907-761-1929, or mail MTA Human Resources, 1740 S. Chugach St., Palmer, AK 99645. MTA is an EEO employer.
Feel free to contact the MTA Human Resources office:
Matanuska Telephone Association
Attn: Human Resources
1740 South Chugach Street
Palmer, Alaska 99645
fax (907) 761-1929