Under general supervision, performs a variety of moderately complex
electronics support work applying various methods, techniques and
procedures. This job is typically found in an academic support or
1. Operates, maintains, repairs, and tests electronics equipment.
2. Assembles, modifies, and installs equipment according to
schematics and rough sketches.
3. Designs simple circuits with various components and assists in the
design of complex components.
4. Writes a variety of special and recurring reports of projects.
5. Operates a variety of hand and power tools and specialized
equipment such as oscilloscope, frequency counters and
6. Performs specified mathematical computations using standard tables
and formulae. Plots data or results and draws charts and graphs
manually or using a computer.
7. Tests, calibrates, adjusts and repairs moderately complex
electronic testing instruments to ensure operational readiness of
Note: The intent of this list of primary duties is to provide a
representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities of
this job. Incumbents perform other related duties assigned. Specific
duties and responsibilities may vary based upon departmental needs.
EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED.
EXPERIENCE: Four years in non-professional technical work in
electronics or an allied area.
General knowledge of the basic principles of electronics and the basic
materials, elements, or products in the area of specialization.
General knowledge and skill in the application of basic principles of
applied arithmetic, algebra, and trigonometry, and the system of
measure applicable to the area of specialization; in operating
equipment applicable to the job according to the standard safety
practices; in reading and interpreting technical specifications and
drawings; in setting up and calibrating instruments and preparing
instruments for testing. Ability to fabricate and assemble
electromechanical and structural components and equipment from
drawings and specifications; to use a personal computer; to
communicate effectively both orally and in writing; to follow oral and
written instructions; to work in, on, around, over and under fixed
equipment and machinery; to manipulate heavy equipment, tools and
supplies and/or exert force of to 50 lbs.; to concurrently manipulate
multiple controls on machinery and equipment; to work in hazardous or
irritating environments, confined spaces, and adverse weather or
temperature conditions; to wear and work in personal protective
OTHER: Except for qualifications established by law, additional
related experience and formal education in which one has gained the
knowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of the
work of the job class may be substituted for the education or
experience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 college
credits being equivalent to one year of experience.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Candidates selected for employment may be subject to medical inquiries
and/or medical examinations to determine ability to perform the job.
Valid Maryland Non-commerical Class C or equivalent driver's licence
may be required.