State of Nevada DIGITAL TELECOM SPECIALIST 1 in Nevada



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Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur

in this geographical location.

Department: Corrections

Division: Southern

Location: Las Vegas, Boulder City, Indian Springs, Jean, Henderson

Job Class Code:



Announcement Number: 32425

Open to all qualified persons.






Phone: (702)486-2911


Applications accepted

until recruitment needs are satisfied

** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.

The Position

Digital Telecommunications Specialist's perform specialized electronic technician work involving the specification, fabrication, installation, maintenance, repair and modification of both hardware and network software for telecommunications systems, Local Area Networks (LANs) and Wide Area Networks (WANs) in a geographical area or on a statewide basis for one or more State agencies.

Incumbents ensure the continued operation of the agency's digital, Internet Protocol (IP) and analog telephone systems including telephone sets, digital data networks and facilities, customer service units/digital service units (CSU/DSU), modems, switches, routers, media converters, digital repeaters, transceivers, wireless bridges and access points, fiber and twisted pair cable plants, back up power systems network interface cards, for computers and printers, wireless land mobile systems, compressed video devices, "T" carrier and Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN) equipment, and the network and operating software required to ensure these devices operate in concert to make up a usable, dependable, telecommunications system.

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To Qualify:

In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:

Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)

An Associate's degree in electronics technology or closely related field and two years of experience in data communications networks involving the fabrication, installation, maintenance, repair and modification of hardware and software; OR completion of trade school or military training to the certificate level in electronics technology which included theory of communications technology and two years of experience as described above; OR a Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or closely related field; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Requirements

A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.


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Direct Inquiries or Correspondence to:

Division of Human Resource Management Northern Nevada 209 East Musser Street, Room 101 Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

Division of Human Resource Management Southern Nevada 555 East Washington Avenue, Suite 1400 Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

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