ASRC Federal Primus, a Subsidiary of ASRC Federal Holding Company, is currently seeking an Electronic Technician at the Plum Island Animal Disease Research Center, located on Plum Island, NY. (1.5 nautical miles off North Fork of Long Island & 6 nautical miles off coast of Old Saybrook, CT) transport furnished by ferry.
Provide support of facility electronic and electro-mechanical systems. Serve as a member of maintenance team within a federal research facility environment.
Install, maintain and repair electronic equipment and monitoring systems.
Ensure proper operation of automated systems, including programmable logic controllers, variable frequency drives, and Building management systems.
Read blueprints, schematics, diagrams or technical orders to determine methods and sequences of assembly.
Perform other duties as determined and assigned by department manager.
ASRC Federal and its Subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.
2 +years experience in electronic maintenance, troubleshooting and repair.
Skills in circuit board repair and building controls systems.
Must have ability to apply comprehensive knowledge to solve complex problems by interpreting manuals, schematics or similar documents.
Ability to lift 50 lbs and to work independently or as a team with minimal supervision.
Additional preferred qualifications include ability to become active member of the PIADC Fire Brigade. Fire rescue experience a plus.
This is a position essential to the facility operation. Work schedule is subject to rotating shifts, weekends and holidays.
US Citizenship and ability to pass a government sponsored background investigation
Must be willing to undergo required physical examination and vaccinations