Possession of high school diploma or General Education Development test certificate.
Successful completion of an approved and recognized apprenticeship program or trade school equivalent pursuant to attaining Journeyman status as an Electrician and/or a four year telecommunications technician apprenticeship program pursuant to attaining Journeyman status in installation and maintenance, PLUS five years of hands-on experience using, troubleshooting, repairing, and optimizing two way radio systems the size and type of those currently utilized by Cook County.
The current possession of, or the ability to obtain within 6 months of employment a FCC General Radio Operator's License (GROL) or NABET Certification is required.
Must possess a valid FCC Amateur Radio License.
Must possess a current valid unrestricted driver license.
Must possess the ability to read write and speak English.
Good oral and written communication skills.
The duties listed are not set forth for purposes of limiting the assignment of work. They are not to be construed as a complete list of the many duties normally to be performed under a job title or those to be performed temporarily outside an employee's normal line of work.
The Cook County Sheriff's Office prohibits all unlawful discrimination in its hiring and promotional process.
All Cook County Sheriff Employees must apply on the internal employment page, to be considered
Please note that all internal applicants are subject to the Cook County Promotional salary rules.
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