Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 11/20/23
Applications Due: 12/11/23
Vacancy ID: 144428

Position Information


AgencyState Police, Division of

TitleState Police Microwave Communications Technician

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade18

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $63108 to $80248 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Albany

Street Address 1220 Washington Avenue

Building 22

City Albany


Zip Code12226

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications High School diploma or equivalent and six (6) years combined experience in IP Networking, microwave system maintenance and repair, and/or land mobile system repair,


A valid Driver’s License.

An Associate’s Degree in an applied science, engineering or a related field may substitute for two years of experience. A Bachelor’s Degree in electrical technology or a related field may substitute for four years of experience. Completion of an advanced vocational training course, including completion of specialized military training, in a related field may be considered in lieu of an Associate’s Degree.

Preference will be given to candidates who can lift and carry 50 pounds.

Duties Description Develop, implement and maintain IP network, including routing protocols, network traffic, and access control.

Maintain, repair, test, configure and install microwave communications equipment with associated networking equipment for systems used by State Police and partner agencies.

Coordinate microwave network maintenance activities with vendors and partner agencies.

Troubleshoot and repair faults in microwave network systems.

Travel throughout New York State will be necessary for training, special events or to provide command post support.

Perform such other duties and tasks as assigned by supervisor.

Additional Comments Starting Salary: $63,108.00.

Resumes will be evaluated to determine whether candidates will proceed to the interview phase of the process.

This position does not require that the candidate have taken and passed a NYS Civil Service examination, or currently hold a qualifying position within the NYS Civil Service System.

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Contact Information

Name Mr. Christopher Siciliano, Director of Human Resources, Attention: Non-Sworn Hiring Unit

Telephone 518-457-3840


Email Address


Street 1220 Washington Avenue

Building 22

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12226


Notes on ApplyingKindly submit a memorandum of intent, complete resume and transcripts via Email to

Place in the Subject line: Attention: Non-Sworn Hiring Unit, Microwave Tech