Emergency Vehicle Electronics Technician

Alachua County Sheriff's Office

job description


The Alachua County Sheriff's Office (ACSO) is currently seeking interested and qualified candidates for the position

described below. As a condition of employment, employees are required to participate in the payroll direct deposit program.

A complete, detailed job description for this position is available in the ACSO Human Resources Bureau.


HOURS: Full time, normal day time hours, but subject to being called out and required to work overtime

when necessary.

SALARY: Salary: $17.4332 per hour. Educational incentive pay: $996 for Associates Degree, $2,004 for Bachelor's Degree and $2,496 for Master’s Degree. Bi-weekly pay period.

BENEFITS: Florida State Retirement, Employer contributes up to 85% to Health, Life and Dental Care.

Deferred Compensation, Flexible Spending Programs, Tuition Reimbursement, 11 Paid Holidays, 8 hours quarterly Special Event leave, and up to 8 hours quarterly sick leave incentive.

DESCRIPTION: Skilled work in the installation, maintenance and repair of law enforcement vehicle equipment including camera systems, light bars, sirens, mobile radios, computer docking stations, printers and all other types of emergency equipment, as well as perform vehicle maintenance and minor vehicle repairs.

Work is performed under the supervision of the Fleet Manager. Performance is evaluated through observation, results obtained, oral/written reports and employee performance appraisals.

REQUIREMENTS: To submit an application:

• High school diploma/GED

• Basic computer skills

• Proficient in the use of all tools required to perform the duties outlined for the position

• Basic knowledge of vehicle mechanics and electronics

• Any combination of education and experience which provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities

• Current valid Florida driver’s license

WORK CONDITIONS: Speak, read, write, and understand English fluently. Ambulate independently. Manual dexterity. Driving a vehicle. Both indoor and open shop environments. Exposure to possible electrical hazards. Normal daytime hours, but subject to being called out, and may be required to work overtime when necessary. Requires stooping, bending and stretching when installing equipment. Routine lifting/carrying of objects up to seventy five (75) pounds.

SELECTION: The most qualified applicants will be scheduled for an interview. Selected applicant must successfully complete the requirements of a conditional employment offer, a pre-employment background investigation, polygraph, physical examination drug screening, and psychological evaluation.

DEADLINES: Open Until Filled

Submit your application online through our website. www.acso.us

CONTACT INFO: Alachua County Sheriff's Office Human Resources Bureau

2621 S.E. Hawthorne Road

Gainesville, Florida 32641

Office: (352)367-4040

Fax: (352)374-1803

Website: www.acso.us


The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity employer. The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office gives preference in employment/appointment to eligible veterans and spouses of disabled veterans. Applicants with disabilities will be accommodated in the application process. Minorities and protected classes are encouraged to apply.

contact information

business: Alachua County Sheriff's Office
address: PO Box 5489
Gainesville, FL 32627-5489
phone: 352-367-4019 (Call Now)
website: http://www.alachuasheriff.org

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