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Electronics Technician III (#ELTEC3EPCN) EPCN
$19.26-$31.51 Hourly / $3,338.40-$5,461.73 Monthly / $40,060.80-$65,540.80 Yearly


Performs duties involving technical and administrative work in the installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of diversified electronic equipment.


An Associate's or higher degree in an Electronics Technology Field; and
Two or more years of experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of electronic equipment.

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-specific competencies noted below.


  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.


  • Working knowledge of the applicable laws and regulations governing licensing and use of equipment.
  • Working knowledge of electronics technology.
  • Working knowledge of the function and operation of electronic controlling, measuring, recording, transmitting, testing, and diagnostic equipment.
  • Skill in the use of electronic testing, diagnostic and repair tools and equipment.
  • Skill in the application of supervisory techniques.
  • Ability to detect, analyze and repair malfunctions on electronic equipment.
  • Ability to read and understand electronic diagrams and schematics. 
  • Ability to prioritize work.
  • Ability to work effectively with others.
  • Ability to plan, organize and evaluate data and to develop logical conclusions.


Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform one or more of the activities described below.

  • Installs, modifies, calibrates, tests, maintains, troubleshoots and repairs, at the component level, diversified electronic equipment and associated subassemblies utilized in operations such as voice and data communications, air quality monitoring, water/wastewater plant and pumping station controlling, traffic signal control, TV and video monitoring, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) navigation aids and museum exhibits, to ensure their good physical condition and operation.
  • Surveys sites and monitors equipment operation to ensure compliance with regulatory agencies standards and specifications.
  • Schedules assignments, supervises, trains and provides technical guidance to subordinate technicians on systems design and operation, troubleshooting techniques, safety, and standards and specifications set by regulatory agencies.
  • Orders parts and services and maintains inventory.
  • Modifies testing equipment as needed and sets up equipment for special uses or emergencies.
  • Logs and records calibrations, readings and other repair and maintenance data and prepares required reports.
  • Writes standard operating procedures for new equipment testing, calibration, maintenance and operational processes. 
  • Performs other related duties as required.


This classification description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as an all inclusive list of the duties associated with a particular position. Management may require incumbents to perform job duties other than those contained in this document at any time.