New Job Communications Systems Specialist In Ontario

Communications Systems Specialist
Communications Systems Specialist

Communications Systems Specialist

Company : York Regional Police
Salary : $99,625–$104,961 a year
Location : Ontario

Full Description

Date: Sep 14, 2023

Location: CA, L4G 0S7

Company: York Regional Police

POSITION TITLE: Communications Systems Specialist
DEPARTMENT: Technical Support Unit, Infrastructure Services
SALARY: $99,625 - $104,961

STATUS: One (1) permanent position, 40 hours per week
LOCATION: York Regional Police Headquarters
OPENING DATE: September 13, 2023
CLOSING DATE: September 26, 2023


The duties for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining, enhancing, troubleshooting, and repairing YRP's wireless voice and data communications networks.
  • Installing, testing and troubleshooting related equipment: PC workstations; thermal printers; cameras; antennas; vehicles, interfaces and monitoring the troubleshoot of electrical systems.
  • Providing technical support and maintenance of communications control equipment/infrastructure, voice & data communication equipment, RF equipment; instruments; and peripherals.
  • The YRP provides technical support to end user and associated stakeholders.
  • Servicing and performing daily monitoring and preventative maintenance on the network.
  • Maintaining current systems documentation.
  • Collecting and analyzing data and providing ad-hoc or regular reports as needed. '
  • Maintaining an inventory of all related assets of YRP Communications, including network components.
  • As required, attending training courses, seminars and conferences. Facilitating the sharing of knowledge with other members.
  • Working within a multi-departmental team environment with effective communication.


  • Completed a degree in electronics, telecommunications, radio communications technology or computer science. ) * 3
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in a related field.
  • Valid Class G driver's license.


  • Experience in land mobile radio (LMR), particularly APCO P25, advanced network technology, and in-building coverage systems (DAS or BDA).
  • Strong knowledge and experience in troubleshooting, managing, and repairing modern computer and network technologies.
  • Experience in managing, configuring and troubleshooting computer network infrastructure and devices which includes routers/switches, wifi/LAN/WAN/cloud networking, IPV4/IPV6 and VPNs.
  • Network knowledge in modern wide-area network (WAN) transport technologies such as microwave, optical, cellular networks (3G/4G/ 5G) and wifi.
  • Working experience with server architecture, linux OS. virtual machine (VM) environments, network storage devices, and cloud-hosted concepts.
  • Past experience in a police environment is an asset.
  • With a customer service context, excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • How can I complete multiple tasks simultaneously?


  • Physically capable of repeatedly sitting-in and getting out of vehicles on a day-to-day basis.
  • Able to manipulate large, sometimes awkward boxes weighing up to 50 pounds.


  • Below, please click the 'apply now' button.
  • Only those selected to move forward in the recruitment process will be contacted.
  • All correspondence will be sent by e-mail to your address.
  • Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions regarding this recruitment process.

York Regional Police is committed to our core values. All York Regional Police employment policies and procedures are intended to be non-discriminatory and barrier free in accordance with the principles and spirit of the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Concealed disabilities Act, said a statement from the police spokesman. Please contact Weinstein's office.'