Garmin Electronics Technician (2nd Shift) in Olathe, Kansas
As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.\n\n \n\nIn operations and facilities, we literally do it all…in-house. We are looking for skilled, energetic individuals who want to join our quality, international shipping, manufacturing, office services, planning, purchasing, receiving, returns and warehouse teams. These associates do everything from delivering packages and purchasing supplies to assembling aviation panel mounts and ensuring our large shipments of goods are exported according to applicable international laws. Together, they proactively support associates and customers alike. If you’re ready to work – and have fun, too – come, help us put the pieces together!\n\n \n\nOur customers love our products, but sometimes it’s just not the right fit. We’re seeking a skillful electronics technician with a passion for electronic theory to repair and overhaul aviation products returned by Garmin customers. Are you comfortable applying electrical testing procedures, tracing circuits of defective units and discussing layout and assembly problems to locate defects and repair units to the component level? If so, then complete this circuit and apply.\n\n \n\nWe’re looking for a full-time Electronics Technician (2nd Shift) at our headquarters in greater Kansas City. In this role you will apply electronic theory, electrical testing procedures and related knowledge to lay-out, build, test, troubleshoot, repair, overhaul and modify developmental, production and customer returned Garmin product and electronic equipment. Other essential functions include:\n\n\n\n\t\n\tTrace circuits of defective units, using knowledge of electronic theory and electronic test equipment to locate defects and repair electronics to the component level\n\t\n\t\n\tDiscuss layout and assembly problems with an Electronics Engineer, Process Engineer and management to clarify design details, functional criteria and issues encountered while repairing product\n\t\n\t\n\tRecommend changes in circuitry or installation specifications to improve assembly, maintenance, test method or product performance\n\t\n\t\n\tInspect, analyze and interpret test data\n\t\n\t\n\tInspect, adjust, calibrate, align and modify circuitry and components and record effects on unit performance to repair units\n\t\n\t\n\tRecord test/alignment procedures and results, defects, repair history, numerical and graphical data\n\t\n\t\n\tMust possess the ability to lift up to 25 pounds while using safe lifting techniques \n\t\n\t\n\tCompliance with HRD-0003 (Non-Exempt Attendance Policy)\n\t\n\t\n\tOlathe associates only: Compliance with Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations\n\t\n\n \n\nQualified candidates must possess one of the following: Associates degree in Electronics Technology, Vocational Certification in Electronics Technology, a substantially related field of Military training, a minimum of 80 hours towards a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics Technology or a related field OR an Electronic Technician Certification (International Society of Certified Electronic Technicians (ISCET) or Electronic Technicians Associate International (ETA-I). Other requirements include:\n\n\n\n\t\n\tDemonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills\n\t\n\t\n\tMust be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others\n\t\n\t\n\tMust possess the ability to lift up to 25 pounds while using safe lifting techniques \n\t\n\n\n\n \n\nCandidates with 2+ years related Electronics Technician or Engineering Technician experience are highly preferred!\n\n\nAs part of our ongoing commitment to helping associates maintain a healthy balance between work and life, we sponsor company-wide and individual wellness initiatives, as well as world-class sporting events—and even some of the participating athletes. In each of the communities in which we do business, Garmin has a strong philanthropic and civic presence.\n\n\nGarmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.