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Career and Education Opportunities for Telephone Operators

In general, telephone operators provide information by accessing alphabetical and geographical directories. They also assist customers with special billing requests.

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Telephone Operator

Telephone Operator video from the State of New Jersey Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development

Every day, telephone operators are expected to be able to articulate ideas and problems. They need to listen to and understand others in meetings. It is also important that they understand what others are saying to them even in a noisy environment.