PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)
In a state agency, this class is accountable for performing basic installation, maintenance, repair and modification of electronic and electromechanical equipment and devices.
Works under the general supervision of an Electronics Technician or other employee of higher grade in the performance of routine tasks; receives closer supervision when performing more advanced tasks.
May lead lower level employees as assigned.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Performs and/or assists in the installation, maintenance, repair, modification and calibration of electronic equipment such as two way radio, scientific research electronic devices, traffic signal equipment, recorders, amplifiers, power supplies and other types of analog and digital equipment containing transistors, integrated circuits, microprocessors, nuclear radiation detection equipment, computer equipment, etc.; uses standard and specialized test equipment in isolating malfunctions and defective components; may prepare written or oral reports; performs related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
Knowledge of methods of maintenance, operation and repair of electronic equipment and devices; knowledge of analog, digital and logic functions; knowledge of integrated circuits including microprocessor units; knowledge of use of oscilloscopes and signal generators; some interpersonal skills; some oral and written communication skills ; ability to utilize computer software.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE
Two (2) years of experience in the maintenance, repair and servicing of electronic equipment.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED
College training in electronics or a related field may be substituted for the General experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of two (2) years for an Associate's degree.
1. Incumbents in this class may be required by the appointing authority to possess and retain appropriate current licenses, permits and/or certifications.
2. Incumbents in this class may be required to attend technical seminars or schools.
3. Incumbents in this class may be required to travel.
Incumbents may be exposed to high voltage electricity; may be exposed to extreme weather conditions if required to work outside.
JOB CLASS DESIGNATION
This replaces the existing specification for the class of Electronics Technician 1 in Salary Group TC 13 approved effective June 23, 1995. (2013 SCOPE Review)