It System Support Specialist I: Public Safety

Williamson County
Full Time $26 Per hour TX Georgetown Public Safety Center, 3500 D B Wood Rd, Georgetown, TX 78628, United States


Reporting directly to an IT Manager, responsible for providing tier II moderately complex support to employees by investigating, troubleshooting, and resolving issues related to technology systems. Level I of III System Support Specialists.

*The vacancy related to this posting is within the Public Safety Division.


  • Provides technical assistance and support on a wide range of computers and peripherals  to resolve moderately complex technology issues
  • Performs routine day-to-day hardware and software maintenance and assists users in the proper upkeep of their systems
  • Evaluates existing computer systems and recommends hardware or software upgrades
  • Maintains detailed, documented reports of service requests and projects completed
  • Supports a designated team with development, implementation, testing, and enhancements of technology systems
  • Performs special duties as assigned
Specialized Assignment:

Public Safety Specialist 
  • Installs, troubleshoots, maintains and repairs public safety related 12-volt vehicle technology systems and related government furnished equipment (GFE)
  • Performs quality control inspections of repairs made by other technicians, installers, and outside vendors
  • Utilizes electronic testing equipment, including but not limited to spectrum analyzers, coaxial line loss testers, multi-meters and CAT5 testers
  • Troubleshoots connectivity issues with in-car systems (computer docks, mobile routers and radios)
  • Assists with receiving, tracking, storing and issuing first responder body-worn cameras and radios
  • Reports directly to – IT Manager
  • Direct Reports – No
  • Position involves prolonged sitting at a workstation, reaching, walking, twisting, bending, repetitive motions, and standing
  • Position involves occasional lifting and carrying of up to fifty (50) pounds and exertion of up to twenty-five (25) pounds of force to move objects
  • Work is primarily indoors in an air-conditioned environment
  • May occasionally perform work in vehicle bay with exposure to factors such as dust, fumes, odors, temperature extremes, loud noise, strong drafts and bright lights
  • Regular travel between work sites as required
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified in this position. This job description is subject to change as the needs and requirements of the job change.


  • Vocational/technical diploma or certificate and two (2) years of job-related experience; or three (3) years of job-related experience 
  • Working knowledge of specific job-related technology
  • Possess and maintain a personally-owned mobile device capable of receiving calls, text messages, and emails
Required within thirty (30) days of employment
  • Valid driver’s license

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent job-related experience  
  • Technology Certification in area of responsibility
  • Working knowledge in all areas of technology software, hardware, data, methodologies, frameworks, and infrastructure
Employment is contingent on passing any post-offer pre-employment screening as listed below:
  • Criminal background check: Yes
  • Motor Vehicle Record check: Yes
  • Drug screening: No
  • Physical exam: No
  • Psychological exam: No
  • Additional: N/A
  • Work outside of regular office hours (Monday-Friday) may be required
  • Essential personnel for emergency situations; discretion of department director 

A Williamson County online application (resumes alone are not sufficient) must be received before the position is closed. Positions are open until filled, subject to close at any time after five (5) business days. The Human Resources Department is located at 100 Wilco Way, Georgetown, TX 78626. Phone (512) 943-1533 or visit our website at .  
Williamson County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA).  If you require an accommodation in order to apply for a position, please request assistance from the Human Resources Department.



Williamson County is a tobacco free workplace. The use of tobacco products (e.g., cigarettes, cigars, pipes, snuff, chew, etc.) and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) (e.g., vapor, e-cigarettes, etc.) is prohibited on all Williamson County premises. Employees who violate this policy are subject to appropriate disciplinary action up to and including termination of employment.