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Structure Loader

CenturyLink, Inc Jacksonville, AR

Job Description

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company enabling millions of customers to transform their businesses and their lives through innovative technology solutions. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, Big Data analytics and IT consulting, and operates more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. The company provides broadband, voice, video, data and managed services over a robust 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network.

Position Summary:

The Structure Loader/Assigner Programming Specialist 3 identifies plant and network facilities in provisioning and inventory systems to complete service assignments. Loads network elements and logical inventory in support systems resulting from capital and expense work activity.  Assists multiple service groups by identifying plant facilities, preparing cut-sheets, updating and maintaining assignment and record systems resulting from OSP or ISP work orders, and coordinating certain aspects through completion.


  • Maintains data integrity of inventory systems. 
  • Must effectively partner with all affiliate business units to obtain necessary network information
  • Handles customer record assignment/switch gating to new equipment during cutovers.    
  • Creates cut sheets for inside and outside facilities and participates in cutover activity. 
  • Occasionally, participates in first office application trials. 
  • May be assigned to specialized task or focus groups to efficiently support the direction of our company.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • It is the responsibility of the respondent to prove his/her qualifications for the position for which they are responding.
  • CenturyLink requires pre-employment drug testing.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED. 
  • Vocational Training in related field, i.e.; Computerized Records Management..
  • 1-2 Years of Telecommunications Experience, or Network Fundamentals that demonstrate ability to interpret and work with Plant Facilities and Related Inventory Systems.
  • Ability to distinguish colors on coded records, equipment and facilities.
  • Fluent skills in Excel including building spreadsheets and using macros.  
  • Experience working with Construction Prints, Cut Sheets, Cable Schematics, Location Records/maps and/or Central Office equipment records.
  • Working knowledge of technical requirements associated with service offerings, such as Data, Video, VOIP, etc. 
  • Demonstrated ability to grasp new concepts quickly.
  • Experience within the last two years working Computer Software/Business Applications that support Records Inventory and Data Integrity.
  • Experience that demonstrates excellent Interpersonal, and Communication Skills; ability to contribute positively in a team environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in Electronics/Communications/Computer Science.
  • Working knowledge of Advanced Data and Video Elements, including but not limited to Remote Devices, Access Devices, FTTP/FTTC, Video, and various Carrier Systems, which are inventoried and used in the assignment process.
  • Proficient use of Excel that demonstrates ability to create macros and complex formulas.
  • Working knowledge of Ensemble and ARMOR for managing and resolving tasks.


Alternate Location: US-Arkansas-Jacksonville

Requisition #: 125321

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/ 

EEO Statement

No Discrimination. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, œprotected statuses). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug test and background check.


The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.  Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock

Job Segment: Telecom, Telecommunications, Engineer, Consulting, Computer Science, Technology, Engineering

Job Details

Date Posted March 27, 2019
Date Closes April 26, 2019
Requisition 389992000
Located In Jacksonville, AR
SOC Category 00-0000.00