Radio Technician

Video, Data, Technician, Attention to detail, Electronics, Installation, Networking, Routers, Switches
Full Time
$40,000 - $80,000
Work from home available Travel required to 50%.

Job Description

Job Title

Radio Technician

Job ID



Devils Lake, ND

Salary Range

From 3863.00 To 6953.00 Monthly

Full/Part Time




Closing Date


The State of North Dakota’s purpose is to Empower People, Improve Lives, and Inspire Success. North Dakota’s Information Technology organization asks itself “How might we deliver world class technology and service?” North Dakota Information Technology (NDIT) is seeking a candidate that has the same passion to Empower People, Improve Lives, Inspire Success, and deliver world class technology as a Radio Technician for NDIT and other state agencies. The successful candidate will be a leader who enjoys working with people in a collaborative environment, who can learn quickly in a rapidly changing technology landscape, and who embodies the core values that we follow as public servants for the State of ND: Gratitude, Humility, Curiosity, and Courage.

Summary of Work

Individual will be responsible providing maintenance and support on the State of North Dakota Voice, Video, Data, and Radio network.  The primary role will be the support for the Public Safety Radio network and the radio infrastructure.  Along with support for other intelligent transportation network applications to the device level.  (Secondary will be for the installation and maintenance of telecommunications, networking equipment, transport facilities Broadband, Ethernet), maintaining circuit inventory and fiber optic cable records, ordering and coordinating circuit installations and working with the accounting personnel to ensure billing accuracy. In addition to the technical aspects of this job, the maintenance of accurate records, use of computer/office automation equipment and communicating effectively with others are essential components of this job.
Individual must be organized, detail-oriented, understand the importance of proper follow-through, have strong verbal communication skills, understand quality assurance and know how to enforce the terms and conditions of contracts and maintenance agreements with third party vendors, to get the job done.
Experience working with public safety radio network equipment including installation, termination, and testing are desired.

In State (North Dakota), travel is required. Lifting requirement of 30 to 50 pounds. Some on-call and overnight stays required.

Minimum Qualifications

Telecommunications Technician III - Associate degree in general electronics, telecommunications, or other related technical field, and four years of current and progressive related industry experience which includes installing, troubleshooting & maintaining network/telecommunications equipment.

Note: The Department will attempt to fill this position at the Telecommunications Technician III level if unable to find candidates who meet the above outlined minimum qualifications; the hiring authority reserves the right to under fill this position as Telecommunications Technician II. ITD will train the successful candidate in any areas of unfamiliarity.

Telecommunications Technician II - Associate degree in general electronics, telecommunications, or other related technical field, and two years current and progressive related industry experience which includes installing, troubleshooting & maintaining network/telecommunications equipment.
Related work experience may be substituted for the education requirement on a year for year basis. Such related experience may be gained through working in a Telecommunications organization in a variety of roles: wiring and installing telecommunications equipment, basic networking, basic router, switch and network equipment configurations, and plant accounting.

Application Procedures

• Please make sure that your resume includes information to demonstrate how you meet the minimum qualifications as posted.  Your work history will not be given credit if North Dakota Information Technology cannot determine that you meet the minimum qualifications.
• All application material must be received on or before the closing date by 11:59 pm and must include the following documents:
• Resume
• Cover Letter
• North Dakota Information Technology does not offer or provide sponsorships. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

For more information or if you need an accommodation, please contact Trish Moch, North Dakota Information Technology: Email: phone faxor TTY:or local at (701) 328-3190

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Equal Employment Opportunity 

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.

As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.

Dice Id : 80166540
Position Id : 3016670
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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