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AList, LLC Engineering Technician in Olathe, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11438366

Engineering Technician

Pay is $25 per hour

M-F 8:00am - 5:00pm

3 Month Contract to Hire position!

Lenexa, KS

Summary:Apply electrical and electronic theory to design, build, repair, calibrate, and modify components, circuits, controls, and machinery for evaluation by engineering staff.Accountability, Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:• Adjust and replace defective or improperly functioning circuitry and electronics components, using hand tools and soldering iron.• Assemble, test, and maintain circuitry or electronic components according to engineering instructions, technical manuals, and knowledge of electronics, using hand and power tools.• Build prototypes from rough sketches or plans.• Design basic circuitry and draft sketches for clarification of details and design documentation under engineers' direction, using drafting instruments and computer aided design (CAD) equipment.• Develop and upgrade preventative maintenance procedures for components, equipment, parts and systems.• Fabricate parts, such as coils, terminal boards, and chassis, using bench lathes, drills, or other machine tools.• Identify and resolve equipment malfunctions, working with manufacturers and field representatives as necessary to procure replacement parts.• Maintain system logs and manuals to document testing and operation of equipment.• Maintain working knowledge of state-of-the-art tools or software by reading or attending conferences, workshops or other training.• Perform preventative maintenance and calibration of equipment and systems.• Procure parts and maintain inventory and related documentation.• Provide customer support and education, working with users to identify needs, determine sources of problems and to provide information on product use.• Provide user applications and engineering support and recommendations for new and existing equipment with regard to installation, upgrades and enhancement.• Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions for assembling electronics units, applying knowledge of electronic theory and components.• Research equipment and component needs, sources, competitive prices, delivery times and ongoing operational costs.• Test electronics units, using standard test equipment, and analyze results to evaluate performance and determine need for adjustment.

• Write computer or microprocessor software programs.• Write reports and record data on testing techniques, laboratory equipment, and specifications to assist engineers.Qualification / Skills:• Getting Information - Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.• Repairing and Maintaining Electronic Equipment - Servicing, repairing, calibrating, regulating, fine-tuning, or testing machines, devices, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of electrical or electronic (not mechanical) principles.• Solving Problems - Analyzing information and evaluating results to suggest the best solution for solving problems.• Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates - Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.• Interacting With Computers - Using computers and computer systems (including hardware and software) to program, write software, set up functions, enter data, or process information< strong>Education / Experience:• Associates Degree