Personal Service Representative

Visit agents, tie line customers, and private wire patron.
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Quick Stats


Salary Range
$26,000 – $106,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Personal Service Representatives do?

Visits agents, tie line customers, and private wire patrons to demonstrate to employees use and operation of telegraph equipment and facilities: Demonstrates use of telegraph equipment and operating procedures. Explains rates and company services. Consults with customers concerning communication needs and suggests methods of eliminating operational difficulties. Suggests modifications of customer’s private wire switching equipment. Prepares written reports of services rendered to customers, including descriptions of difficulties encountered. Aids in development and preparation of operating procedures.

Should I be a Personal Service Representative?

You should have an associate's degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Social: You're happiest working on teams or with other people.
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.

  • Also known as: Commercial Service Representative, Representative, Personal Service, Special-Service Representative

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