Electronics Technician I

  • Job Reference: 23-12199
  • Date Posted: 25 September 2023
  • Company: NC Department of Transportation
  • Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Salary: $38,516 to $67,404
  • Bonus/Benefits: Full State Benefits including Pension!
  • Sector: Government & Defence, Trades & Services, Electronics/Semiconductors, Government & Defense, Telecommunication/Wireless/Cable
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

How to Apply
You must apply at https://tinyurl.com/48ch593j by Sept 27, 2023 at midnight EST.
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NEW HIGHER SALARY: $38,516 - $ 67,404
The Challenge
We're looking for an Electronics Technician to assist in and install traffic signals on our Traffic Services team.
In this role, you will:
  • Diagnose and repair traffic signal equipment malfunctions.
  • Operate a 24K signal bucket truck.
  • Assist in and construct signal installations including installation of aerial span wire and cable, pavement vehicle sensors, and complex cabinet wiring.
  • Use hand tools and field test equipment to diagnose malfunctions in microprocessor & solid state traffic signal controllers and cabinets to the module level.
  • Read and interpret drawings and wire diagrams and make necessary installations and repairs.
  • Supervise junior electronics technicians and verify/ensure their work is in compliance with NCDOT standards.
  • Respond to emergency maintenance calls during and after normal work hours.
What You Bring
  • Knowledge of standard test equipment used to diagnose electronic components.
  • Experience reading and understanding schematic drawings and wiring diagrams.
  • Knowledge of the National Electric Code.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively plan, schedule, and complete work assignments with minimal technical supervision.
  • Experience performing manual and physical labor in varied environmental conditions.
  • Management skills to direct and supervise work of others.
  • Computer skills using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access).
  • Safety toe shoes.
  • Ability to safely operate a motor vehicle.
  • Class B Commercial Driver’s License with no endorsements.  (Note: If you don't have this, still apply!  You can get it through our On-the-job training program within 360 days of hire).
Education & Experience
  • Associate's degree in Electronics,  and
  • 1+ year experience in the repair and maintenance of specialized electronic devices, preferably including some responsibility for circuit modification; or
  • An equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • We will conduct a background check and check with your employers over the past 2 years about alcohol/controlled testing.
Call me: Nhtasasha Alston at 336-896-2400.
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