This position is located with the Bureau of Indian Affairs, District 1-Standing Rock Agency in Fort Yates, North Dakota. The Office of Justice Services is announcing an opportunity in its Division of Law Enforcement Services for a Lead Telecommunications Equipment Operator (Radio). Do you have experience performing as a radio net controller, transmitting and receiving law enforcement communications traffic? If so, this job could be for you!
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Serves as a work leader overseeing the work of three or more telecommunications equipment operators that includes distributing and adjusting workloads, spot checking work, and assuring that work is completed and done timely.
Provides guidance and instruction on work techniques and provides on-the-job training to new operators in accordance with established procedures and practices.
Serves as a central receiving and dispatching officer in operating the state, tribal, and federal radio network control at the Dispatch Center.
Operates various information systems such as a Law Enforcement Records Management System or the National Crime Information Center Criminal Justice computer system to extract statistical data, access criminal records, and prepare related reports.
Transmits and receives law enforcement communications traffic that entails answering and disseminating information received through regular phone systems and two-way radio.
Identifies problems and takes corrective action, maintains records of work, approves leave, and reports to a supervisor on performance, progress and training needs, and on behavior problems.
Occasional travel - Travel may be required up to 11 or more nights per month.
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
U.S. Citizenship Required
Indian Preference applies
You will be required to have federal payments made by Direct Deposit.
You may be required to successfully complete a probationary/trial period.
A background security investigation will be required for all new hires. Appointment will be subject to the applicant's successful completion of a background security investigation and favorable adjudication.
If you are a male applicant born after 12/31/1959 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency.
Incumbent is required to operate a government motor vehicle, must possess a valid driver's license, and have a safe driving record within the 3 year period immediately preceding submittal of GSA Form 3607.
Indian Affairs has determined that the duties of this position are suitable for telework only during an emergency or natural disaster.
To qualify for the GS-06 grade level, you must have one year specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-05 grade level performing the following: 1) giving guidance to trainees operating a radio network control that transmits or receives law enforcement communications; 2) navigating the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) database; and 3) maintaining records of radio transactions, police actions, complaints and reports.
All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement.
Merit Promotion candidates must also meet time-in-grade requirements by the announcement closing date.
This job does not have an education qualification requirement.
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