Electronics Technician I

Job description

DescriptionJob Purpose: Apply basic skills in the installation, maintenance and repair of various electronic components and equipment in providing technical support to a unit's electronic hardware and related systems.


Major Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine maintenance on various electronic components in accordance with preventive maintenance procedures.
  • Troubleshoot electronic equipment to detect sources of malfunctions; determine required corrective action and perform basic repair/replacement work.
  • Perform basic installation of new or repaired equipment.
  • Initiate and maintain documentation associated with duties.
  • May perform calibration and test procedures.
  • Monitor parts and supplies inventory; recommend restocking as required.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned. 
Basic Qualifications:

  • Education: High School Diploma, GED Certificate or Vocational School Diploma
  • Work Experience: Two to three years job related experience.
  • Certifications: N/A
  • Skills: This job requires basic knowledge and skills in the operation, maintenance and repair of electronic equipment. Additionally the use of various hand and power tools, reading schematics and drawings, use of specialized computer applications is required..

QualificationsPreferred Qualifications:

  • Preferred Education: Associate's degree in Electronics and/or military electronics training or experience in a related field.
  • Preferred Experience: 
  • Experience using basic microwave laboratory test equipment (oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, network analyzer, etc.)
  • Troubleshoot at component level.
  • Inventory management
  • Surface mount soldering
  • Rack and Chassis Wiring
  • Reading schematics
  • Experience with a variety of hand and power tools.
  • Preferred Certifications: IPC/WHMA-A-620C and IPC J-STD-001
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Manage and tracking inventory
  • Basic soldering skills for PCB rework
  • Basic PCB design and layout using Altium.
  • Basic SolidWorks design
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Familiarity with basic machine tool operation.  
  • Additional Information:

    Impact & Influence: This position will interact on a consistent basis with: unit staff and management, supervisor and co-workers. This position typically will advise and counsel: NA. This position will supervise: NA.


    Job: Information Technology
    Primary Location: Georgia-Atlanta
    Organization: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
    Job Posting: Sep 12, 2019, 1:51:33 PM
    Schedule: Full-time




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    Job No:
    Posted: 9/14/2019
    Application Due: 10/4/2019
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