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Superintendent, Radio and Security Systems

Job ID: 2649
Business Unit: New York City Transit
Location: Brooklyn, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: Electronics Maintenance
Date Posted: Jul 9, 2024


Job Information:
Title: Superintendent, Radio and Security Systems (2649)
First Date of Posting: 12/27/2023

Last Date of Filing: 1/25/2024
Authority: TA/OA
Department: Subways
Division/Unit: Electronics Maintenance/Telecommunications/RSS
Reports to: General Superintendent, RSS
Work Location:  Various
Hours of Work:  As Required


Salary range:  $88,539 - $139,949
Grade D/594 hay points
Compression rate: $131,500

This position is responsible for ensuring the 24x7 reliable operation of the VHF Radio (NYPD and RTO Radios), UHF Radio (EMS, FDNY and NYPD Radios), CCTV, and Security Systems. Responsibilities include managing the maintenance and repair of communication systems such as Penta PMx (IP-Based Digital Communications System) and Penta PCx (Analog Communication Control System); coordinating and monitoring repairs with internal and external customers to ensure reliable operation of all Radio and Security Systems; overseeing security assets and maintaining communication rooms in the system. From time to time, the incumbent may be asked to fill in the absence of the General Superintendent.

Education and Experience:
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in Computer Science, Communications, or a related field of study and eight (8) years of full-time, related experience and five (5) years must have been in a managerial/supervisory capacity; or

A satisfactory combination of education and experience

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with Telecommunications and/or Electronics Maintenance.
  • Theoretical and operational experience in Radio Communication, Telecommunication, and Security Systems.
  • Experience working in a 24/7 operation is essential.
  • Proficient in reviewing system diagrams, operating and system test procedures.
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience working with MS Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

Selection Method:
Based on evaluation of education, skills, experience and interview.

Other Information:
Pursuant to the New York State Public Officers Law & the MTA Code of Ethics, all employees who hold a policymaking position must file an Annual Statement of Financial Disclosure (FDS) with the NYS Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government (the “Commission”).

Equal Employment Opportunity:
The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds, experiences and abilities, including military service members, to apply.

MTA and its subsidiary and affiliated agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers, including with respect to veteran status and individuals with disabilities. 

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