By Fred Pace, The Herald Dispatch
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Frontier Communications says it will hire 100 new employees in West Virginia by the end of 2021.
The newly added roles will include cable splicers and outside plant technicians to support the company’s expansion of its fiber network over the next three years, according to a company press release.
Frontier is actively recruiting throughout the state, including in the Huntington, Charleston, Bluefield, Buckhannon, Clarksburg, Martinsburg, Parkersburg and Wheeling areas.
“The company is providing competitive salary and benefits, as well as access to state-of-the-art equipment, technology and paid training,” the release said.
“Frontier is making substantial investments in fiber-optic technology, which requires hiring the best talent that will help us achieve our growth plans,” Veronica Bloodworth, the company’s chief network officer, said in the release. “West Virginia is a strategic location for our business, and we are pleased to expand our employee footprint and invest for the long-term throughout the state.” …