Updated on April 18, 2014
|Electronics Technician Trainee||Salary: $3726 - $5070 Monthly||Schedule: Full Time|
|or Electronics Technician I||Salary: $4844 - $6654 Monthly|
|or Electronics Technician II||Salary: $5296 - $7293 Monthly|
|Description: Under general supervision to perform installation, repair, calibration, and maintenance work on the district's supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system, automatic control systems, trunked and radio systems, telephone systems, security systems, flood warning systems, and do related work as required. Familiar with the district's domestic, flood control, irrigation, and sanitation distribution and collection systems. Electronic Technician Trainee: Is an entry level, closely supervised position.
EXAMPLE OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
1. Performs professional installations and calibrations and proficiently repairs and maintains system, equipment, and components including but not limited to local and remote terminal units, programmable controllers, variable drives, automatic control circuits, process controllers, liquid level controllers, level and pressure transducers, flow and position transmitters, microwave radios, multiplex and data communications equipment, base and mobile radios, tone and pulse duration transmitters and receivers, security equipment, solar power equipment, flood warning equipment, gas detectors, audio and video equipment, telephone and voice mail equipment, cellular telephone, and underground cable.
2. Systematically troubleshoots system, equipment, and component malfunctions using effect-to-cause reasoning techniques to make timely and effective repairs. Analyzes failures and takes prompt responsible corrective action in striving to minimize service interruptions to co-workers and the district's customers and to minimize damage.
3. Understands and adheres to the rules and regulations of the Federal Communications Commission regarding the operation and maintenance of radio transmitters and receivers.
Electronic Technician Trainee: Must become certified by FCC endorsed program or testing facility with 18 months of appointment. Failure to become certified may influence employment or classification
Electronic Technician I and Electronic Technician II: Possession of a valid Technician Certificate issued through a program endorsed by the Federal Communications Commission or a FCC license.
Experience: Electronic Technician Trainee: A typical way to obtain this knowledge and abilities would be to successfully complete four college level classes in electronics or have one year experience in the electronics repair field. Electronic Technician I level: Any combination of training and experience, which would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities, is qualifying. A typical way to obtain this knowledge and abilities would be to have two years experience in the electronics repair field. Electronic Technician II level: Must have experience working on the District's SCADA system as an Electronic Technician I for a minimum of 5 years.
|Closing Date: April 21, 2014, 4:30 P.M.||Apply Now|
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