Bargaining Unit: SEIU 1021 - Misc Sub/Para Prof (012)
$43.91-$52.74 Hourly / $3,512.80-$4,219.20 BiWeekly /
$7,611.07-$9,141.60 Monthly / $91,332.80-$109,699.20 Yearly
This flexibly-staffed class series specification describes the journey level of the Telecommunications Technician series. Under general supervision, to perform control, operational, and monitoring functions and procedures related to a large-scale, public safety communications system; this includes installing, operating, maintaining, testing, and repairing two-way radio and microwave equipment; providing technical and informational support, develop documentation, conduct data analysis, project assistance, gather requirements; specifications, and other related duties as required.
The classification of Telecommunications Technician is located in the Information Technology Department (ITD) and reports to the Senior Telecommunications Technician classification. Incumbents will repair, service, and maintain a wide variety of electronic equipment both in the field and in a shop environment. This position will repair sophisticated equipment, resolve telecommunications problems, and may instruct others in related work. Incumbents are involved with the full range of telecommunications systems including the performance of system control, information processing, and output functions utilized by and between ITD and its customer agencies/departments.
The Telecommunications Technician class is distinguished from the lower level class of Telecommunications Technician Trainee in that the latter is a training position that is expected to learn the full concept of telecommunication technician work in order to be eligible to promote to the journey-level class.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
NOTE: The following are the duties performed by employees in this classification. However, employees may perform other related duties at an equivalent level. Each individual in the classification does not necessarily perform all duties listed.
The equivalent of one (1) year of full-time experience in the class of Telecommunications Technician Trainee in the Alameda County classified service.
The equivalent of two (2) years of full-time experience in electronic maintenance and repair of electronic communications equipment.
Ability and willingness to climb poles and towers to maintain audio transmission antenna support towers and power lines; ability to lift up to 60 pounds.
NOTE: The Civil Service Commission may modify the above Minimum Qualifications in the announcement of an examination.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
NOTE: The level and scope of the following knowledge and abilities are related to duties listed under the “Examples of Duties” section of this specification.
CLASS SPEC HISTORY
Old document: 0853h.doc
New document: Jobspecs/9280
CSC Date: 2/19/97
SK:sa Revised 10/28/2021
CSC Date: 12/15/2021
SK:sa Revised 06/23/2022
CSC Date: 7/27/2022
Alameda County offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that affords wide-ranging health care options to meet the different needs of a diverse workforce and their families. We also sponsor many different employee discount, fitness and health screening programs focused on overall well being. These benefits include but are not limited to*:
For your Health & Well-Being
For your Financial Future
For your Work/Life Balance
*Eligibility is determined by Alameda County and offerings may vary by collective bargaining agreement. This provides a brief summary of the benefits offered and can be subject to change.