Verizon Wireless says it's hiring in Michigan

Company says it needs to fill more than 100 positions statewide


DETROIT – Verizon Wireless said it's adding more than 100 positions in retail and business sales, finance, network and customer service/client care in Michigan.

The positions will be based across state, and interested candidates may apply online by visiting the Verizon Wireless website at www.vzwcareers.com.

"Verizon Wireless is a growing technology company at an exciting time in the wireless industry, and we are expanding here in Michigan," said John Granby, president, Michigan/Indiana/Kentucky Region, Verizon Wireless. "We are committed to offering resources to all our employees that help them enjoy work and grow their careers without sacrificing the things that are most important to their families."

Verizon said the new positions offer competitive salaries and benefits, including health care coverage that begins on the first day of employment, and participation in the company's 401 (k) program with a dollar-for-dollar match of up to six percent of an employee's salary contribution.

Verizon offers tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance and bonuses.

The company promotes work/life balance by offering benefits such as lactation rooms for new mothers, on-site college courses, education study rooms, dining facilities and state-of-the-art fitness centers staffed with personal trainers.