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Communications Officer II (DPS)

Communications Supervisor (SGT) - (Troop A)

Recruitment #191003-G10B-I03



This position is in Oklahoma City, OK - (Troop A)

Residency requirement:  Must live within 50 land miles of Oklahoma County.

Only DPS Eligible members may apply.

If you are interested in the position, you are required to apply via JobAps.

If you experience problems with the JobAps system contact Human Capital Management at (405) 521-2171.

For additional questions and/or concerns, send emails to or contact ShaVonne LaFayette at (405) 425-7000 or Carnelia Hughes at (405) 425-2278.


Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities involving the operation of communication equipment in a Department of Public Safety communication center and in providing information to law enforcement officials, other agencies and the general public.


The Communications Officer (DPS) job family consists of five levels which are distinguished based on the type and  complexity of work, expertise required to perform assigned duties and the responsibility for the supervision or direction of others.

Level II:                                 
This is the leadership level of this job family where incumbents are assigned responsibility for directly supervising the operations of an assigned shift as a Communications Supervisor and will directly supervise dispatchers who support the operation of a Department of Public Safety communication center.  This includes reviewing the work of assigned staff, providing assistance as needed, evaluating performance, employee development, disciplinary actions and other related tasks.


Level II:                                              
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of (Statutory Requirement:  47 O.S. 1998 Supp. Section 2-105.B.2.b.)  “2.  No person shall be appointed ... unless the person is a citizen of the United States of America, of good moral character, and:  b. for any such position in the Communications Division, a person shall be at least eighteen (18)years of age and shall possess a high school diploma or General Education Development equivalency certificate and  three (3) years of experience as a communications dispatcher in a law enforcement communications center.” 


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.

Selection Plan

Scores based on:  100% Written Test

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