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job opportunitiesNU has approximately 98 employees, which are our most important resource. Without them, it would be impossible to produce and deliver our services to customers. There are various job opportunities throughout the utility industry for a wide range of skills and experiences. Educational levels for positions vary from High School Diploma (or its equivalency) to higher level degrees.
Newport Utilities offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

Employment opportunities for Newport Utilities are generally advertised via newspapers, various utility periodicals, and at this website. Applications are accepted only when job openings exist.  Newport Utilities is an Equal Opportunity employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Current Listings: 1

Broadband Department Manager

Newport Utilities is actively seeking a motivated and dynamic Broadband Department Manager. This position will oversee start-up operations for CATV, Internet and telephone on FTTx infrastructure and includes keeping current on product knowledge; responding to customer inquiries and the establishment of day-to-day tactical planning for outside plant and back office operations; controlling and planning daily work activities of outside plant technicians; maintaining a safe and orderly workflow for technician’s daily assignments; and coordinating subscriber work orders and service calls. Bachelor’s degree in Business or Engineering or equivalent experience in the telecommunications industry required; Minimum of five years’ hands-on fiber optic experience and knowledge required; Must possess operating and maintenance knowledge of FTTx operating processes and procedures; Minimum of five years’ experience with ISP and Telephony operations and maintenance required; Advanced computer skills that applies a high degree of working knowledge/networking operations and provisioning required. 2-4 years of management experience preferred. Must possess and maintain a valid TN driver’s license. Excellent benefit package and salary commensurate with qualifications. Complete job description available here for additional requirements. Please submit resume and application to HR at NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE