Provides leadership and program management for the Utah and Wyoming Radio Programs and telecommunications staff.
Incumbent oversees complex analytical and technical work involving the planning, design, procurement, installation, maintenance, and contract administration for all radio communications (including frequency management and other wireless operations) in Utah and Wyoming.
Directs work, set priorities, and determines recourse requirements; determines short and long term goals and strategies to achieve goals. Provides direction in; identifying, distributing and balancing workload and tasks among employees in accordance with established work flow, skill level and/or occupational specialization; making adjustments to accomplish priorities to ensure timely accomplishments of projects. Oversees training of telecommunication personnel in methods and techniques of completing projects, and provides or arranges for specific administrative or technical training necessary for accomplishment of program’s mission. Manages, monitors and produces reports to senior management the status, progress and priorities of work, and program reviews. Serves a contract officer technical representative for communication jobs and contract employees. Serves as the design architect for the statewide radio and telecommunications domain. Manages the radio and telecommunication domain defining the State, manages and supervises components of the radio, tower, switches, voice networking, call processing, and radio over IP. Oversees and manages program budget including preparation of the Planning Target Allocation (PTA).