Jobs are part of the company's commitment to further improve the customer experience
ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 1, 2009--
Despite the tough economic conditions that face U.S. workers, Sprint
(NYSE: S) today announced that it is looking for a few good men and
women on an ongoing basis to fulfill retention specialist positions at
its Orlando contact center this year.
The new positions will be added to the 650 employees working at the
contact center today. The new hires will be offered competitive salaries
and benefits, including medical, dental, 401(k), performance bonuses,
free use of the on-site fitness center and participation in the employee
wireless phone program.
“We’re looking for passionate, confident and committed individuals who
will provide a great customer experience for Sprint customers and
resolve customer issues in one call," said Susan Jones, director of the
Sprint Orlando Contact Center. “There is such a vast pool of talented
and qualified working professionals here in the Orlando area. We believe
they will be challenged by the rewarding positions at our call center as
they provide an opportunity in which they can put to use their
communication, technical and multi-tasking skills.”
Individuals may apply online at www.sprint.com/callcenterjobs.
Sprint has a long presence in Orlando, and celebrated its seventh
anniversary in the community in 2008. The center is one of the routinely
highest performing contact centers in the company. It has also been
recognized for and participates in various community service activities
including Orlando Project Homeless Connect, March of Dimes’ March for
Babies, the Orange Blossom Trail (OBT) Development Council Helping Hands
Home Repair and Salvation Army Helpings from the Heart. In addition,
last year Sprint invested nearly $50 million throughout Florida to
enhance both the Sprint Nationwide Network and the Nextel National
Network for area customers.
About Sprint Nextel
Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline
communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers,
businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel is widely recognized for
developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including
two wireless networks serving more than 49 million customers at the end
of the fourth quarter 2008; industry-leading mobile data services;
instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a
global Tier 1 Internet backbone. For more information, visit www.sprint.com.
Sprint is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate
based on race, religion, color, creed, gender, gender identity, national
origin, ancestry, age, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation,
family and medical leave status, veteran status, disability or any other
category protected by law.
Source: Sprint Nextel
Kristin Wallace, 404-649-1625