|Department||Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Control|
|Date Opened||1/13/2021 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||1/27/2021 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$3,490.00 per month (this includes shift differential)|
|Full or Part Time||
Law Enforcement Communications Specialist I
Work Location: OKC Headquarters
Applicants who have permanent status or reinstatement eligibility in the classified service will be considered for this position as explained per this announcement.
• All applicants please apply on line.
• All applicants please test through HCM.
• If already in classified service, please also apply online through HCM as a current classified state employee by the closing date of this post.
Written and typing test administered by HCM.
Non-OBN applicants must pass a background investigation, drug screen and polygraph examination.
The selected applicant must be willing to accept rotating shift assignments.
Major Work Duties:
Operates 2-way radio and telecommunications equipment, including HIDTA, OLETS, NLETS, NCIC, and OBN computer systems; responds to and directs local, state, and federal incoming calls for service; maintains all logs; maintains OBN case records and intelligence records; monitors all security cameras; controls security access to OBN areas; assists Registration; acts as after-hours emergency call-out service for the State Fire Marshal’s Office. Once hired, must successfully complete OLETS Operator course to and become certified within 6 months of hire.
Application Filing Procedures:
Applicants will need to apply on line, meet qualifications, test and be selected from the roster for the interview process. Please contact HR if you need further detail. 405-530-3145
Application materials must be received by 5 p.m. on the closing date.
Send OPM-4B if needed to:
419 N.E. 38th Terrace
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities involving the operation of communication equipment in a law enforcement communication center and in providing information to law enforcement officials, other agencies and the general public.
The essential functions in this job family will vary by level, but may include the following:
Level I :
Knowledge of Federal Communications Commission rules and regulations concerning radio communications; of OLETS, NLETS, and NCIC operating manuals; of state and federal laws concerning use of criminal records; of agency communications policies and procedures; of office practices and procedures; and of spelling, punctuation and grammar. Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; to operate radio and telecommunications equipment; to maintain effective working relationships with others; to maintain operating efficiency under emergency and stressful conditions; to follow complex written instructions; and to type accurately from plain copy at the rate of twenty-five words per minute.
The Law Enforcement Communications Specialist job family has two levels which are distinguished based on the type and complexity of work, expertise required to perform assigned duties and the responsibility for the supervision of others.
This is the career level of this job family where incumbents are assigned responsibilities at the full performance level, performing highly responsible work in the operation of communication equipment in a law enforcement communication center. Incumbents at this level may be assigned highly independent work as the only operator on an assigned shift.
Education and Experience required at this level consists of six months of experience as a communications dispatcher; an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting fifteen semester hours of college for the required experience.
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.
Scores based on: 100% Written Test
*All applicants must also pass a typing test.
***NOTE: Names of eligible applicants can be made available to State agencies upon their request, immediately following the closing date and time.