West Corp. to hire 100 customer service representatives for Tulsa office
BY LAURIE WINSLOW World Staff Writer
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
7/17/12 at 3:56 AM
West Corp. says it plans to hire more than 100 full-time customer service representatives at its Tulsa office.
The provider of technology-driven communications services also will be filling several staff and management positions.
A job fair continues from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Friday at the company's center at 3810 S. 103rd East Ave.
"With this business growth, we are thrilled to be adding talented job seekers to our team of professionals in Tulsa," said Christine Cranke, director of site operations for West Corp., in a written comment. "We are looking for individuals with a minimum of six months of work experience and strong customer services skills that are at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma."
On-site interviews will be conducted with the potential for qualified applicants to be offered employment at the completion of the interview, West Corp. officials said.
The new positions are a result of expansion by a West Corp. client, they said.
Work shifts are being offered between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. Monday through Sunday. Job responsibilities will include responding to customer questions, processing product returns and assisting customers with sales orders.
Omaha, Neb.-based West Corp. already employs 400 people at its Tulsa center, which has been open since 1997.
The customer service representative positions offer employees a starting hourly wage of $9.50. Other benefits include an employer-matched 401(k) retirement plan, paid training and tuition reimbursement.
Individuals can apply online at tulsaworld.com/westcorp West Corp. officials are encouraging all applicants to attend the on-site job fair after completing the online application.
Founded in 1986, the company offers its clients a broad range of communications and network infrastructure solutions that help them manage or support communications. West Corp. serves Fortune 1000 companies and other clients in a variety of industries, including telecommunications, retail, financial services, public safety, technology and health care.
The company has sales and operations in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Latin America.
West Corp. job fair
When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Friday
Where: 3810 S. 103rd East Ave.
Original Print Headline: Firm to hire 100 for Tulsa office
Laurie Winslow 918-581-8466