|JOB CODE:||151605 |
|SALARY RANGE:||$27,282 - $37,765|
|LOCATION OF WORK|
|Emergency Medical Services|
|Under the supervision of a higher level employee, performs skilled work in the installation, maintenance and repair of two-way radios and associated electronic systems. Work involves responsibility for carrying to completion electronic assignments and for ensuring that the electronic and radio equipment is maintained in continuous operational order. Employees of this class receive their assignments either orally or in writing. Incumbents in this position may be required to be on emergency call-out one week a month to maintain base stations and other emergency equipment. Performs other work as requested.|
|ESSENTIAL WORK TASKS|
|Installs, modifies, maintains and repairs a variety of mobile and fixed two-way radio-telephone equipment and a variety of electronic and electromechanical and solid state equipment, including electronic sirens, radio control school receivers and remote control units.
Provides technical assistance to other telecommunications personnel in the performance of their duties.
Checks power output, frequency and deviation of transmitters and mobile stations for compliance with FCC regulations; isolates defects and replaces defective parts; repairs public address systems and other minor electrical and electronic systems.
Repairs and installs antennas and sirens on emergency vehicles.|
|KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES|
|Knowledge of the standard practices, methods, tools and materials of the radio repair and electronic trades.
Knowledge of the principles and theories of electricity and radio.
Knowledge of the component parts of electronic, electromechanical and radio equipment.
Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions involved.
Skill in the repair of electronic and electrical equipment.
Ability to install, alter, repair, maintain and locate defects in a variety of electronic and radio equipment and systems.
Ability to understand and follow complex oral and written instructions and to work from wiring diagrams, blueprints and sketches.
Ability to use discretion with fellow workers, personnel from other departments and with the public contacted in the course of the work.
Ability to apply good work habits such as punctuality, reliability, preciseness, and dependability in order to effectively complete assigned tasks and contribute to the smooth operation of the department and division.|
|EDUCATIONAL AND EXPERIENCE|
|High school diploma, GED, or equivalent certificate of competency, and successful completion of a trade school or correspondence course in electronics or radio installation, maintenance or repair or completion of recognized apprenticeship in radio installation, maintenance or repair, and three years experience in electronic or radio installation, maintenance or repair.|
|Any equivalent combination of education and experience.|
|OTHER JOB ASPECTS|
|The work examples described in this specification are intended only as an illustration of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from job performance requirements if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the job.|