Technician I – Electronics & Instrumentation

June 12, 2018

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Job Description

Position Summary
Performs maintenance, calibration, and repair of various equipment, which may include fixed and portable gas monitoring systems, emergency lighting and air movement / ventilation equipment. Maintains hand-held and confined space radio communication equipment.

Specific Job Duties and Responsibilities
• Performs maintenance, repair, cleaning and sensor change-outs on various types of equipment, which may include fixed and portable gas monitoring systems, emergency lighting and air movement / ventilation equipment. Returns monitoring equipment to active status within established time frame.
• Performs routine calibration procedures on portable and fixed gas monitors.
• Learns to service and repair hand-held and confined space radio communications equipment.
• Completes all documentation associated with service in a timely and accurate manner and obtains signature from customer if necessary so that proper invoicing and documentation can be provided to customer. This includes all inspection and repair documents, job cost billable expenses and time sheets.
• Assists others in facility including stocking shelves with clean, tested and ready to use equipment and pulling, staging and loading customer orders onto trucks for delivery. Maintains work area and other areas in a clean and orderly condition.
• Performs basic maintenance and care of assigned vehicle and/or trailer.
• Assists others as needed.

Education: High School diploma or GED and associates degree, technical or military training strongly preferred.

Training Required: Employee Orientation. Equipment Manufacturers’ training and certification. OJT in Portable Electronics Equipment Maintenance and Calibration and in hand-held radios. All other training if interested in advancing to E&I Tech II. Performs some advanced functions and may cross-train for other functions as part of training and development.

Other Required Skills, Knowledge or Abilities: Ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational, manufacturer’s manuals, wiring guides, schematics, diagrams and blueprints, safety and quality instructions). Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Second language is a plus. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Knowledge of electronics and electrical principles. Experience with electronic test equipment (DVM, amp probe, oscilloscope, signal generator, etc.) Ability to read, interpret and record data from meters, gauges, panels, computer consoles and other equipment. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to use RentalMan or similar AS400 mainframe based computer system. Ability to diagnose basic problems, troubleshoot equipment and take corrective action within established guidelines. Valid driver’s license from state of residence and valid proof of vehicle insurance. Must possess good driving record and be insurable for Total Safety vehicle insurance while driving company truck. Proficiency in the care and use of all site specific, facility and customer required Personal Protection Equipment (PPE). Trained in Respiratory Protection and fully certified to wear respiratory breathing equipment (Fit Tested). Be willing travel to customers site and available for travel for short and long-term out-of-town or offshore projects. Must demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities readily.

Interpersonal Communications: Contacts with immediate associates and immediate supervisor for instructions, training and guidance.

Physical Demands
While performing the duties of this job, is regularly required to sit, stand walk and stoop, kneel, or crouch. Uses hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: Shop environment. Electricity and shock hazards. The noise level in work environment is usually moderate.

Reporting Relationships

No Supervisory responsibility, but may assist less experienced staff.

Works under direct supervision: Specific instructions are given on assignments or follows written or verbal instructions and established procedures and standard practice to perform assigned tasks.

Duties involve the use of several procedures or processes and generally have predetermined standards. Uses some judgement to arrange job details in order to achieve pre-determined objectives. Requires some ability to analyze and resolve problems. May suggest process improvements.

Uses initiative in carrying out recurring assignments. Waits for direction for next steps or assignments outside of routine. Keeps supervisor informed of problems.

Most errors are caught during self-inspection or by higher level staff before leaving work unit. Supervisor assures that the work is technically accurate and in compliance with instructions or established procedures.

How to Apply

Please apply at www.totalsafety.com/careers – click the North America link, then search for Req. # 18-0054. Click the “apply on-line” link.

You will then be required to create an account with the TS website. You will then need to fill out all required information. Once you have fully applied, a recruiter will try to get in contact with you within 24-72 hours after you have applied.

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