$24.68-$35.02 Hourly / $4,277.87-$6,070.13 Monthly / $51,334.40-$72,841.60 Yearly
Diagnoses problems and identifies maintenance, repair, installation, and modification requirements for two-way radio communications equipment and electronic systems and controls in the field; plans, organizes, coordinates, schedules, and oversees technicians in work to be performed including laying out and determining procedures to be used in completing assigned tasks.
Inspects the work of lower level technicians for accuracy, completeness, uniformity, and conformance to shop standards; instructs technicians in the proper and efficient operation and use of electronics test equipment and tools; provides guidance to lower level technicians in completing difficult technical assignments.
Assists in instructing municipal radio operators on procedures for obtaining maximum efficiency.
Takes charge of the operation in the absence and upon the request of the supervisor; operates light electrical and mechanical equipment; operates light automotive equipment; loads and unloads heavy equipment and supply items.
Performs related work as required.
Extensive knowledge of: principles and practices of radiotelephone communications systems; principles of electronic systems, electrical theory, and maintenance.
Considerable knowledge of: operating principles of radio transmitting and receiving equipment and related power supplies; materials used in radio testing, repair, installation, and maintenance; computer software operations; occupational hazards and appropriate safety precautions.
Ability to: install, detect defects in, repair, and maintain radio communications, electrical and electronic equipment; read and work from plans and schematics; plan, schedule, and inspect the work of lower level technicians; follow oral and written instructions, keep accurate records and prepare clear, concise accurate reports; establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, supervisors, and the public; perform work requiring physical strength and endurance; operate a lightweight motor vehicle.
Skill in: the use and care of electronic repair tools and equipment; computer hardware and software.