Classified/Non-Competitive 
Class Code Pay Plan Class Title Eff.Date
3891  MP - 66 DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY TELECOMMUNICATIONS  Nov 25, 2016
PURPOSE OF CLASS:
In the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, Division of Statewide Emergency Telecommunications this class is accountable for directing, coordinating and managing the Departmentís Statewide Telecommunication Systems and facilities.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED:
Receives administrative direction from the Director of Statewide Emergency Telecommunications or other administrative official of higher grade.
SUPERVISION EXERCISED:
Directs staff of the Telecommunications Division.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Directs staff and operations of division; coordinates, plans and manages division activities; formulates program goals and objectives; develops or assists in development of related policy; interprets and administers pertinent laws; evaluates staff; prepares or assists in preparation of division budget; maintains contacts with commercial vendors, government agencies, private communication companies, consultants and any other individuals having impact on program activities; manages development of technical specifications and application and integration of new telecommunication technologies to existing department systems; responsible for technical design, implementation and maintenance of new statewide telecommunication facilities, systems and equipment; represents department on statewide, regional and national telecommunications policies and regulatory issues; may testify at hearings; performs related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:
Considerable knowledge of relevant state and federal laws, statutes and regulations; considerable knowledge of principles, practices and issues of telecommunications and integrated voice and/or data transitions; considerable knowledge of Federal Communications Commission regulations; knowledge of and ability to apply management principles and techniques; knowledge of telecommunications systems analysis and design; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; considerable ability to plan, organize, direct and/or coordinate multi-agency programs.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:
General Experience:
Eight (8) years of experience in telecommunications systems analysis or programming or in planning, designing, coordinating and implementing large scale radio and telephone systems.
Special Experience:
Two (2) years of the General Experience must have been in a supervisory and/or project manager capacity responsible for telecommunications systems analysis, design and planning.
Substitutions Allowed:
1.
College training in computer sciences, electrical engineering, physics, applied mathematics or telecommunications may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equaling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelorís degree.
2.
A Masterís degree in the above areas may be substituted for one (1) additional year of the General experience.

This replaces the existing title of and specification for the class of Public Safety Director of Telecommunications in Salary Group MP 66 approved effective April 6, 2012. (Revised to re-title and modify Special Experience)

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CC Final#  Occup. Group Bargaining Unit EEO
3891  2374  (07)-Information Technology
(02)-MANAGERIAL
(1)-Officials And Administrators