Electronics Technician-Full-time

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Description

:

Responsible for providing technicalassistance to the production and maintenance departments in the area of appliedelectronics and electronically-controlled manufacturing equipment.

NATURE & SCOPE/DESCRIPTION/MINIMUMQUALIFICATIONS NEEDED:

·Abilityto read and interpret electrical drawings and diagrams.

·Workingknowledge of solid state electronic components and computer-controlled systems.

·Workingknowledge of AC & DC drive components and circuitry.

·Abilityto use the oscilloscope in diagnosing operating problems in electronic circuitsand adjusting and calibrating devices as needed.

·Abilityto use electrical testing equipment in troubleshooting AC and DC electricalsystems to identify problems.

·Developa working knowledge of all equipment within the specific areas ofresponsibility by the following:

-reading operating and maintenancemanuals,

-participating in training programsprovided by the company, and observing.

·Abilityto operate specific machinery by use of touch-screen computer controls tofacilitate trouble shooting of operating problems.

·Performpreventive maintenance on the following:

-electronically-controlled weighingand conveying equipment

-high temperature heating equipment

-solidstate control interfacing between computer and equipment including zeroing and calibration.

·Developand recommend maintenance suggestions to improve the efficiency and to decreasemechanical/electrical down-time.

·Abilityto repair electronic cards by the removal and replacement of solderedcomponents.

·Willbe expected to keep abreast of up-to-date developments in electronics by thefollowing:

-reading periodicals and bulletins,

-taking related courses, and

-developing relationships with thesuppliers' and manufacturers'representatives.

·Willingnessto perform any other work as directed by the supervisor.

· PLC schoolcertification and Electrical Class 1 certification or equivalency required.


Qualifications

:

Responsible for providing technicalassistance to the production and maintenance departments in the area of appliedelectronics and electronically-controlled manufacturing equipment.

NATURE & SCOPE/DESCRIPTION/MINIMUMQUALIFICATIONS NEEDED:

·Abilityto read and interpret electrical drawings and diagrams.

·Workingknowledge of solid state electronic components and computer-controlled systems.

·Workingknowledge of AC & DC drive components and circuitry.

·Abilityto use the oscilloscope in diagnosing operating problems in electronic circuitsand adjusting and calibrating devices as needed.

·Abilityto use electrical testing equipment in troubleshooting AC and DC electricalsystems to identify problems.

·Developa working knowledge of all equipment within the specific areas ofresponsibility by the following:

-reading operating and maintenancemanuals,

-participating in training programsprovided by the company, and observing.

·Abilityto operate specific machinery by use of touch-screen computer controls tofacilitate trouble shooting of operating problems.

·Performpreventive maintenance on the following:

-electronically-controlled weighingand conveying equipment

-high temperature heating equipment

-solidstate control interfacing between computer and equipment including zeroing and calibration.

·Developand recommend maintenance suggestions to improve the efficiency and to decreasemechanical/electrical down-time.

·Abilityto repair electronic cards by the removal and replacement of solderedcomponents.

·Willbe expected to keep abreast of up-to-date developments in electronics by thefollowing:

-reading periodicals and bulletins,

-taking related courses, and

-developing relationships with thesuppliers' and manufacturers'representatives.

·Willingnessto perform any other work as directed by the supervisor.

· PLC schoolcertification and Electrical Class 1 certification or equivalency required.



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