Job Vacancy Announcement-Telecommunications Tech 2/Fleet Services


Job Vacancy Announcement: Telecommunications Tech 2/Fleet Services

Location: Department of Public Safety- Headquarters- Atlanta (Fulton County)

Pay Grade – F     Job Code –ITT041

Salary minimum: $22,519.63


The Georgia Department of Public Safety (DPS) oversees the day-to-day operation of the Georgia State Patrol (GSP), Capitol Police and the Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD). We currently have a challenging and rewarding opportunity for a Telecommunications Tech 2 in  Fleet Services of the Administrative Services Division.


DPS operates a full service garage operation at its headquarters location in Atlanta. The Garage procures and outfits for use all Georgia State Patrol vehicles. Vehicle identification markings, blue lights, communications and other specialized law enforcement equipment are installed by the Garage. Vehicle repairs are either handled in-house or contracted out to private sources. A parts department is maintained and the Garage also handles vehicle surplus and a wrecker service.


This position is perfect for candidates who seek a challenging opportunity to serve the citizens of Georgia while providing critical support to the sworn officers within the department. This position will provide a challenging opportunity without compromising work/life balance, and includes an excellent benefits package.


A typical workday includes, but is not limited to:


  • Install, troubleshoot, diagnose and repair equipment to include: mobile and portable radios, antennas, vehicle repeaters, video camera systems, docks and printers.
  • Utilizes checklists (new car checklist, new car install checklist, and repair checklist) to ensure repairs and installations have been inspected and operating properly before the vehicle is released to the customer.
    Performs preventative maintenance on radios and electronic equipment, program with latest programming, ensure firmware update has been completed, and properly labeled before placing in storage.



Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED AND One year of experience in customer service or providing information to the public.



Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge and experience in two way radio systems and installation.



Application deadline: Wednesday, November 26, 2020


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Only applicants chosen for interview will be contacted. This is an unclassified position unless filled by a classified employee.



The Georgia Department of Public Safety is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employees and applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, natural origin, age, disability or genetic information.