Electronic Test Technician

  • Applied Physics Systems
  • Feb 28, 2019
Full time Technical Support

Job Description

Applied Physics Systems is hiring an Electronic Test Technician            

 

Applied Physics Systems, Inc. is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance magnetometers, directional sensors, related electronics and Measurement While Drilling (MWD) systems. Our products are used in oil and gas exploration and in scientific applications.  www.appliedphysics.com

Description

Test, troubleshoot and repair electronics and components.  Applies knowledge of electronics principles in determining equipment malfunctions and applies skills in restoring equipment to operation.  Provides skilled electrical/electronic and mechanical to support Service/Repair Department.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoots and repairs electronic equipment including but not limited to directional instrument sensors, gamma sensors, programmable modules, power supplies, magnetometers, current meters, and similar equipment.
  • Installs, starts up and shuts down equipment in accordance with company safety procedures for machine activation and shutdown, also in line with OSHA requirements.
  • Maintains performance and repair records for further analysis.
  • Performs other similar duties as required.

Experience/Qualifying Skills:

  • 2 years of proven experience in electronics and mechanical assemblies are required and the ability to demonstrate high proficiency in these areas.
  • Experience and ability to work in a fast-paced repair/service environment.
  • A thorough knowledge of electrical/ electronic components and equipment including the use of special instruments for diagnostic purposes (oscilloscopes, signal generators, RMS multi-meters, etc.).
  • Must be able to work well with all levels of personnel whether individually or in a team environment, and especially must be able to interface and communicate with service coordinator in order to assist with repairs and troubleshooting.
  • Willing to work overtime as required.
  • Computer experience/operation is necessary.
  • Ability to lift/turn up to 30 lbs continuously up to 80% working time.

Education:

Associate of Science two-year technical degree in Electrical Engineering or in similar field of technology or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Send resumes to: jobs@appliedphysics.com

Applied Physics Systems is an EEO employer.

 

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Deadline to Apply

3/15/2019