Technical Electronics Technician

Location: Newington, VA
Date Posted: 03-23-2017
1803BR – Technical Electronics Technician
Location:                     Newington, VA
Employment Note:    Must be a U.S. citizen with ability to obtain necessary security clearance as required by government contract.
Key Education/Skills: Associates Degree in the area of EE/EET and 5+ years’ experience with
land mobile subscriber equipment or LMR systems
Key License:                FCC License and CET Associate (or higher) certificate are required
 
  
 
JOB DESCRIPTION
 
 
 
 
 
Job Description :
 
Scope of Responsibilities/Expectations:
- Set up and operate equipment or process including adjusting, rebuilding, or modifying test setups and associated fixtures.
-Repair, install, modify, train and consult on communications equipment and systems in a company owned service center or at a customer site.
- Major tasks include troubleshooting and repairing complex equipment problems to component level and developing codeplugs that are customized to customer’s specific requirements.
- Discuss equipment operation and problems with customer and management to determine approach and schedule for various activities.
- Provide documentation of events and status with analysis of actions/results.  Create operation manuals/documents for procedures/specifications, prepare job tickets, material request, and trip reports.
- Must be willing to take on a leadership role to junior level technicians through delegation of work, training, coordination and checking of assignments.
- Assist other facilities on the "800" tech support line and conduct training at the service center or at field locations.
- Performance should always reflect Total Customer Satisfaction. 

Specific Knowledge/Skills:
- Must have an  advanced knowledge of Astro 25 Conventional and Trunking Secure Systems and customer programming software (CPS) and configuration software.
- Problem solving skills to troubleshoot equipment to component level
- Good written/oral communications and "people" skills are required.
- Reliable, prompt, and able to work with minimum supervision.
- Ability to conduct both classroom and field training on servicing procedures.
- Basic MS DOS, Windows Applications, and PC operating knowledge are necessary
- Must be a U.S. citizen with ability to obtain necessary security clearance as required by government contract
- FCC License and CET Associate (or higher) certificate are required.
- Associates Degree in the area of EE/EET and 5+ years experience with land mobile subscriber equipment or LMR systems.
 
 
Basic Requirements :
 
Technical associates degree and 5+ years experience as an LMR electronic technician.
Must be a U.S. citizen with ability to obtain necessary security clearance as required by government contract.
 
 
 
 
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