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Royal Turks and Caicos Islands Police Force

Radar Operator

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Job Code: RSB2-22-01
Posted On:
Closing On:
Tuesday, 2nd August 2022
Friday, 19th August 2022
Department: Marine Operations Centre- Royal Turks and Caicos Islands Police Force
Location: Providenciales

Job Description:



Radar Operators safeguard our country and communities from the unlawful movement of illegal drugs, smuggled goods, and people, by providing 24hr updates of the maritime domain whether it's a security threat or providing life-saving humanitarian support, Radar Operators are the first line to respond. If you’re ready for a rewarding career in law enforcement as part of the National Security Infrastructure and you to make a difference for your country and your future, join the Radar Unit within the Royal Turks and Caicos Islands Police Force and find your calling.


1. Operating radar surveillance technology to interpret and analyze data in tracking suspected marine vessels

2. Monitors Marine radio attending to all calls made to Provo radar for action or assistance.

3. Generating leads, gathering evidence, and developing intelligence on potential criminal activity.

4. Working with criminal investigators on active investigations.

5. Performing queries utilizing data from various database systems to determine actions to take against a suspect person or vessel

6. Reports suspect target to 911 and other required agencies

7. Identifies targets and makes the report

8. Prepares vessel tracking, interception, and Marine traffic service forms for record-keeping and statistical records

9. Reports and logs all Radar technical matters

10. Communicates with the appropriate agency to analyze speed, heading, likely destination, and other tracking information of selected radar targets

11. Assists with maintenance and technical jobs when the need arises

12. Compiles clear concise incident reports in written form and within a limited time frame.

13. Must be willing to work on a shift system

14. Adheres to the Public Service Codes, Rules, and Regulations, and Royal Turks and Caicos Islands Police Force Code of Ethics.

15. Performs any other related tasks as assigned


· High School Graduate and must have at least four (4) CXC passes or its equivalent. Passes in Mathematics and English are Mandatory.

· Associate Degree in a related field would be highly desirable,


· A minimum of 2 years’ experience in Maritime Operations & Border Security and communications roles involving Ship or Port operations and possibly Search and Rescue (SAR) or a similar role (desirable).

· Must be Computer literate using Microsoft word, excel, outlook & Explorer

· Must have a good excellent command of the English language – oral and written.

SALARY: Grade 5.1 - $27,716.00 per annum

Application Procedure:

Resumes with current contact information must be accompanied by a copy of COVID vaccination status, Cover Letter, and two letters of reference (one preferably from a former employer) as well as copies of educational certificates and a copy of the Passport photo page, National Turks & Caicos Islander Status Card (where applicable). Shortlisted candidates must submit a Police Certificate.

Please note that shortlisted candidates for this role will be subjected to enhanced vetting and background checks.

Applications should be addressed to the Office of the Human Resources, Old Airport Road, Grand Turk or sent by email to: with the subject line being: Radar Operator, Royal Turks and Caicos Islands Police Force. Successful candidates will work by the Police Ordinance. JOB REFERENCE NO: (RSB2-22-01)

Applications without all supporting documents will not be processed.

“We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only persons selected for an interview will be contacted.”


Turks & Caicos Government

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