AT&T to hire 300 people in Missouri and Kansas

Telecom network operator AT&T is set to hire nearly 300 people — primarily technicians and retail support jobs — in Missouri and Kansas.

“AT&T continues to expand its customer base in the Greater Midwest Region and invest in network to ensure we are providing the high level of service customers have come to expect,” said John Sondag, president of AT&T Missouri.

AT&T invested more than $2.5 billion in its Missouri and Kansas wireless and wireline networks from 2012 through 2014.

In recent years, AT&T launched new products such as its Digital Life home security and automation service and its AT&T GigaPower ultra-fast Internet service. AT&T also recently welcomed DIRECTV as part of the AT&T family.

More than half of the available jobs in Missouri and Kansas are located in Kansas City metropolitan area. Most of those jobs are for installation and service technicians for our U-verse digital TV, high-speed Internet and voice services.

AT&T employs nearly 12,000 people in Missouri and Kansas. AT&T hired nearly 1,100 people in Missouri and Kansas during 2015, including more than 300 in the Kansas City area.

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