BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — This Friday and Saturday, AT&T is holding two hiring events in Boynton Beach for 55 wire technician openings in Delray Beach, Boynton Beach, Lake Worth, West Palm Beach, and Riviera Beach in Palm Beach County; Coral Springs, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Oakland Park, Pembroke Pines, and Plantation in Broward County; and Miami, Miami Beach, Miami Springs and Opa-Locka in Miami-Dade County.
The wire technician jobs are among some 300 AT&T openings in South Florida and about 535 statewide. The technician positions have been spurred by AT&T’s Project Velocity IP (VIP), an investment plan to expand and enhance its IP broadband networks.
Project VIP is supporting customers’ growing desire for high-speed Internet access and new mobile, app and cloud-based services. As part of Project VIP, AT&T plans to add cell sites nationwide by year-end 2015, as well as deploy small cells and add Distributed Antenna Systems to increase the density of its wireless network.
The April 11 and April 12 hiring events will take place at the Courtyard Boynton Beach, 1601 N. Congress Avenue (33426). Job seekers can attend anytime between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. on either day. Those planning to attend are encouraged to apply online first at www.att.job/InstallFlorida.