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Garmin Electronics Technician Intern in Olathe, Kansas

We are seeking a full-time Electronics Technician Intern for our world headquarters in Olathe, Kansas. In this role, you will be responsible for helping trace circuits of defective units, using knowledge of electronic theory and electronic test equipment to locate to the component level. Other essential functions include: \n\n\n\n\t\n\tDiscuss layout and assembly problems with Electronics technicians and draw sketches to clarify design details and functional criteria of electronic units\n\t\n\t\n\tAssemble experimental circuitry (breadboard) or complete prototype model according to engineering instructions, technical manuals and knowledge of electronic systems and components and their functions\n\t\n\t\n\tAnalyze and recommend basic changes in circuitry or installation specifications to improve assembly, maintenance, test method or product performance\n\t\n\t\n\tSets up standard test apparatus or contrive test equipment and circuitry and conduct functional, operational, environmental and life tests to evaluate performance and reliability of prototype or production products\n\t\n\t\n\tAnalyze and interpret test data\n\t\n\t\n\tAdjust, calibrate, align and modify circuitry and components and record effects on unit performance\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\n Qualified candidates must be pursuing an Associate of Arts degree in Electronics Technology or Vocational Certificate in Electronics Technology or a substantially related field. Other requirements include: Strong academics (GPA greater than or equal to 3.0 as a general rule)Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skillsMust be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with othersMust demonstrate the ability to handle component level troubleshooting tasksRequires the ability to lift up to 25 pounds while using safe lifting techniquesPrevious electronics troubleshooting experience is highly preferred!Our benefits are designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life. They allow our associates to make their own decisions about their wellbeing and future and consistently rank Garmin as a top tier benefits provider when compared to other high-tech employers. We offer a choice of high value medical, dental and vision plans with low or no premiums, to fit your and your family’s preferences. In addition, Garmin’s financial benefits include a generous 401K retirement plan that provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount. Garmin offers many other benefits and perks ranging from wellbeing initiatives, educational assistance and career development, community charity support, and employee discounts just to name a few.Garmin 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.