Under close supervision, this role performs routine technical functions related to the support of development engineering activities such as design, test, checkout, fabrication, modification, and assembly of electronics and Electro-mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry, prototype models or specialized test equipment. Applications may include analog, digital and/or video type circuits and logic systems.
Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans to perform routine testing, checkout, troubleshooting, prototype building, environmental testing, and simple developmental engineering tasks. Performs routine operational tests and fault isolation on development systems and equipment to ensure conformance with design specifications. Diagnoses and isolates malfunctions down to component level. Conducts defined engineering tests and collects data as assigned. Utilizes routine development or diagnostic equipment including oscilloscope, VOM, DVM, signal generators and similar test apparatus.
Normally assigned in area such as development, engineering or test equipment design. Excludes those assigned to production test activities. Excludes trainees with no academic preparation or experience. Electronics training equivalent to 2 years technical trade school or military technical school helpful.
Minimum of High School Diploma/GED
6 years knowledge in the principles of electricity and electronics, interpreting wiring and electronic circuit diagrams, and mechanical ground support equipment knowledge.
Position requires the ability to perform moderately to strenuous physical and repetitious work to include bending, stooping, kneeling, and lifting up to 25 pounds.
Ability to work in an outdoor environment for up to 50% of the year.
Ability to obtain and maintain both a DOD Secret Clearance and Special Program Access
Technical Diploma, or Military Tech School training
Electrical Background with Ground Support experience.
Active DOD Clearance
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