Frontier Communications (Nasdaq: FTR) is looking to add more than 50 employees at a Fort Wayne call center. The company is planning to hold a career fair Thursday where it will accept applications for sales and service positions. September 9, 2013

News Release

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Frontier Communications [NASDAQ: FTR] announced today that it is hiring 55 full-time residential sales and service consultants for its Customer Service Call Center in the Fort Wayne market.

Frontier is hosting a career fair on Thursday, September 12, 7-9 p.m. at the company's Central Region headquarters at 8001 W. Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne. The Job Fair entrance and parking are located behind the building. Candidates must apply online prior to attending the job fair. For more information on the job positions available and to apply, please visit and select “Search Jobs” and job #309832.

“We're very excited to offer additional employment opportunities in the Fort Wayne area,” said Dan Sullivan, general manager for Frontier Communications. “Frontier is committed to putting customers first in all we do, and to enhance our customer's experience, we're expanding our team of consultants. As these new positions demonstrate, we're also committed to our local communities. Our employees live in the areas where they work, and we are pleased to support the local economy in the Fort Wayne area and Allen County.”

Frontier's Residential Sales and Service Consultant positions offer career-minded individuals the opportunity to thrive in a customer-focused environment. Key performers in these positions can earn $40,000 annually. The new employees will participate in an intensive, hands-on, 90-day training program. Frontier offers a competitive benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental, vision and a 401K plan.

Expectations of successful candidates include:

-Ability to effectively communicate and care for Frontier customer’s needs, concerns and questions

-Customer first focus

-Ability to exceed individual performance goals

-Problem solving skills

-Attention to detail

-Professional appearance

-Team player

Frontier offers an extensive suite of telecommunications products and services for businesses and consumers. Residential sales and service consultants are responsible for selling services such as phone, Internet, satellite television, Frontier FiOS and Frontier Secure PC support services. They also assist customers who have requests for installation or changes to telephone, Internet and related services.

“We count on our consultants to create an outstanding experience for both new and existing business and residential customers,” said Sullivan. “Our team members are experts on our products and services and passionate about finding the perfect solution for each customer’s communication needs.”

Frontier Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Frontier Communications does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, citizenship status, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class. Frontier is proud to have a 100 percent U.S. based workforce, and places a priority on veteran-hiring.

About Frontier Communications

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) offers broadband, voice, satellite video, wireless Internet data access, data security solutions, bundled offerings, specialized bundles for residential customers, small businesses and home offices and advanced business communications for medium and large businesses in 27 states. Frontier's approximately 14,100 employees are based entirely in the United States. More information is available at

Source: Frontier Communications Corp

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