Electronic Tech Job Description

Electronic Tech Job Description

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Electronic tech provides technical support for a broad range of electronic equipment used for measuring, testing, and operation of facility type systems.

Electronic Tech Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective electronic tech job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included electronic tech job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Reading electrical block diagrams, schematics PLC ladder logic
Plan and perform a variety of electrical, electro-mechanical and electronic functional test operations
Troubleshoot and perform simple rework (solder and mechanical) and trim on various assemblies
Plan operational method and setup in order to carry out calibration of shop instrumentation and standards
Plan and carry out the building and fabrication of test equipment and fixtures installing and wiring together various components, units, instrumentation, switches and controls
Move hardware to next operation
Perform maintenance and minor repair of test equipment and test rigs
Select and use handbook formulas and shop math such as algebra
Prepare and maintain records and sketches of steps involved in calibration such as instrumentation needed for later reference
Coordinate with Engineering in establishing calibration procedures

Electronic Tech Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Electronic Tech

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CE, CCNA, SSCP, GSEC, NICET, II, FAA, MK-30, BICSI, J-

Education for Electronic Tech

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the electronic tech job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and High School Degree in Electronics, Military, Technical, Associates, Education, Communications, Electronics Technology, Technology, Medical, Science

Skills for Electronic Tech

Desired skills for electronic tech include:

Alternating Current / Direct Current power
Audio distribution systems
Computer Aided Design packages
Electromagnetic Compatibility principles with application to the integration and operation of mission and support systems
Grounding and electronic equipment heating/cooling requirements
Principles of electricity and electronics
Electricity and electronic circuitry
Schematics
Drawings
Manuals

Desired experience for electronic tech includes:

Monitor flow of work and recommend changes to maintain deliveries to net requirements
Instruct one or two fellow employees in effective use of equipment proper techniques, sequence of operation, and other job related topics
Improve process and solve problems in cooperation with fellow employees and supervision
Keep equipment and surroundings neat and clean
Perform related duties as required within the scope of this job function
Calibration of electronic, electromechanical, environmental, laser, pressure/vacuum equipment, laboratory instruments, meters, computerized test systems, special design fixtures, and adapters

Electronic Tech Examples

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Electronic Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of electronic tech. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for electronic tech
  • Utilize schematics, wiring diagrams, reference manuals, to install, align, synchronize, checkout, and repair a wide variety of complex aircraft avionic and electronic systems and circuitry such as automatic stabilization equipment, sonar gear, navigation equipment, flight instruments, electronic governors, couplers
  • Electrical and electronic fundamentals to include theory and operation of solid state devices and other circuit elements of communications equipment
  • Principles and application of analog and digital multiplex equipment and transmission media
  • Operate a personal computer and use operating system commands and application software programs such as database management systems, word processing, graphics
  • Function and application of shop electronic hand tools
  • Principles and applications of various test devices, meters, oscilloscopes, signal generators, frequency counters, Bit Error Rate Testers (BERT)
  • Be proficient in rerouting trunks and circuits
  • Read and interpret equipment and patch-panel diagrams, and circuit layout records
  • Monitor secured areas by following security procedures
  • Perform detailed testing procedures to diagnose causes of equipment malfunction
Qualifications for electronic tech
  • Must complete the required training in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Information Protection, Force Protection, Operational Security (OPSEC), Environmental Management Services (EMS), Air Force Human Relations, Fire Extinguisher, Communications Security, Facility Security, and Records Professionalism
  • Disassemble components and trace circuit continuity through states of equipment
  • Repair circuit wiring and replace faulty major components and individual parts
  • Perform authorized modifications, preventative maintenance, and final testing of equipment
  • Plans and schedules Maintenance Program for equipment and systems including AUTEC’S LATR, ASHTECH, EWTS, AS3, Link 16 and Radar Systems
  • Performs analysis of equipment and systems performance on a daily basis
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Electronic Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for an electronic tech. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for electronic tech
  • Identifies problems, determines and initiates action to resolve and assist junior technicians with equipment/systems repair
  • Assist in Operational Acceptance Testing
  • Works shifts as required
  • Required to work a 12.25 hour, 3 days on/3 days off shift schedule which rotates days to night every 9 weeks
  • Record all activities in appropriate applications ( InTouch, Quasar, Stars, Siebel, Oracle)
  • Performs all aspects of assembly
  • Troubleshoots, identifies source of problem to board or component level as appropriate, and repairs electronic, pneumatic, electromechanical, and mechanical equipment
  • Maintains records of work performed including preventative maintenance forms and labels
  • Installing , maintaining and repairing audio, video, and electronic equipment such as
  • Fabricate and assemble electronic, mechanical, environmental and electromechanical custom designed equipment
Qualifications for electronic tech
  • Expert level knowledge of C# and .Net required with an in depth knowledge of GUI frameworks and third party UI toolkits, DevExpress
  • Must successfully complete a Government conducted background investigation
  • Successful completion of a full 2 year curriculum in a technical institute, college, or university resulting in an Associate's degree
  • Five years experience in maintenance, repairing, troubleshooting, or installation of security equipment is required
  • Associate’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a related field
  • Certified Technical/Communications training from a Military Training Command may substitute for an Associate’s Degree
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Electronic Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of electronic tech. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for electronic tech
  • Perform quality control processes and functions for equipment listed above
  • Performs equipment calibration and maintenance on same
  • Record and document all activities in Calibration Management System and Fabrication Workload Database
  • Assist Engineering in the design, development and qualification of new designs
  • Responsible for the repair, modification, calibration, and installation of laboratory, hospital, and research items
  • Coordinate activities with Engineering and Supervision to resolve problems involving modifications, drawing or specification discrepancies, shortages, rejections, and insure incorporation of all changes and modifications
  • Perform routine electrical/electronic preventative maintenance on plant equipment, on our CNC machines, Boilers, Auto claves, HVAC, General lighting, Air compressors, Hydraulic systems, Overhead Bridge Cranes
  • Responsible for the repair, modification and maintenance of a variety of electrical and electronic equipment
  • Perform tasks like wiring circuits, replacing components and repairing electronic devices
  • Performs test readings using several different instruments, including semiconductor testers, curve tracers, oscilloscopes, signal generators and digital multi-meters
Qualifications for electronic tech
  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience in Military Telecommunications Systems or Defense Information Systems preferred
  • Associate Degree in electronic discipline or equivalent Military training
  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience in electronics preventive, corrective and installation
  • A minimum of five (5) years of cumulative specialized experience in RF Range Systems maintenance and operation such as Radar, GPS, Threat Simulation or similar equipment is required
  • Hands-on use of common RF test equipment in a field environment
  • Able to work independently and without close supervision
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Electronic Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for an electronic tech. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for electronic tech
  • Receives assignments and work orders to maintain and repair all types of biomedical instrumentation such as, but not limited to, defibrillators, monitors, ECG units, suction devices, circulating fluid pumps and other equipment
  • Ability to work in hazardous patient care environments (wet locations, anesthetizing locations, isolation (positive or negative pressure rooms)
  • Install, calibrate, maintain and troubleshoot complex electronic / electrical systems and make recommendations for improvements as required
  • Install software and hardware, maintain and troubleshoot complex electronic / electrical systems such as Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
  • Help in the training of Automation (Electrical Apprentice) personnel as required
  • Be thoroughly familiar with all safety and environmental procedures, especially those related to specialized electrical equipment
  • Work on low and medium voltage electrical equipment and power systems
  • Possess a current Journeyman Limited Energy Class A (LEA) electrical license or higher and is issued by the Oregon Building Codes Division
  • Have six years of experience in the installation, maintenance, or repair of manual and computer controlled electronic systems
  • Prepares sketches showing locations of wiring and equipment or follows diagrams and blueprints ensuring that concealed wiring is installed before completion of future walls, ceilings, and flooring
Qualifications for electronic tech
  • Ability to assist lower level staff in equipment and systems repair
  • Present neat, professional appearance to work in military environment
  • Typically requires a high school education or equivalent and less than 1 year of related experience
  • Must be experienced in repair and testing of fixed facilities infrastructure
  • Must be knowledgeable in EIA / TIA standards
  • Must be knowledgeable in SCIF security requirements
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Electronic Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for an electronic tech. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for electronic tech
  • Routes and pulls low voltage wiring
  • Splices writing by acceptable methods
  • Performs termination of wiring in electronics
  • Troubleshoots, maintains, and repairs closed captioned televisions, security electronics, surveillance and detection equipment, intercom and public announcing systems
  • Observes functioning of installed equipment or systems to detect hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement
  • Performing preventive maintenance on ATC communications systems and related equipment
  • Perform system repairs and preventive maintenance on Air Traffic Control radio systems and related equipment
  • Inspecting equipment at specified intervals determining operational status
  • Replaces defective components
  • COMSEC procedure and management
Qualifications for electronic tech
  • Physical ability to reach above the shoulders and climb using legs and arms to perform tasks and stand for extended periods of time
  • An Associate’s degree in electronics or equivalent military or advanced technical training with a minimum of eight years of technical experience in the support of complex electronic communications equipment
  • Must be able to safely handle rack mounted computers weighing up to 50 lbs
  • Must be able to crawl through limited access spaces as part of periodic inspections, services, maintenance, and engineering changes
  • MS Server 2008 and/or Windows 7
  • Minimum of five (5) years full-time, wage earning experience as an electrician in maintenance, construction or an industrial environment required

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