Donatech Engineering Technician Level 2 in Munster, Indiana

Engineering Technician Level 2


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Location: Munster, Indiana

Electronics Repair Technician

Job Description

As an electronics repair technician, for our client, the employee is responsible for

performing diagnostics and repair on a wide variety of electronic devices such as power supplies,

analog/digital input/output boards, inverters and other control devices used in industrial manufacturing.

We repair devices from all major manufacturers of industrial electronics, not just the Allen Bradley


The position has technicians working with a wide variety of devices to be evaluated and repaired.

Employees are challenged daily, by problem solving, in the analysis and repair of a device. Technicians

use knowledge of general electronic circuits, experience and a variety of testing and diagnostic

equipment to isolate failures and validate repairs through proven functional tests and mythologies.

Critical Skills / Experience

¿ Education / prior work experience: A 4-year degree in Electronics Technology (BSEET) with prior

work experience preferred, or a 2-year degree in Electronics Technology (ASEET) with 1-3 years

of work experience in a related field or 5+ years of related work experience.

¿ Excellent Soldering skills of electronic components on various types of circuit boards and

electronic assemblies including double or multi-layer electronic circuit boards. Proficient in the

use of desolder tools, talon and/or hot air for component removal.

¿ Electronic Component diagnostics of standard devices such as resistors, capacitors, diodes,

simple integrated circuits devices such as voltage regulators and optical isolators.

¿ Highly skilled in the use of a Digital Multimeter, Oscilloscope, Frequency Generator and a

Huntron tracker to perform diagnostics

¿ Able to perform electronic circuit tracking to detect circuit board failures

¿ Experience and knowledge of analog circuits using OpAmps, TTL and CMOS devices are also


¿ Good verbal and written skills

¿ Proficient in Microsoft Office and general computer use

Daily Responsibilities

Daily Activities will focus on the following:

¿ Consulting with a senior technician on the various products to be repaired. This includes

learning and developing a troubleshooting strategy for the device to isolate the cause of the

failure, and recommended repair techniques.

¿ Performing the repair actions as directed by the senior technician or documented repair

procedure, then performing standard component diagnostics on the remaining components to

ensure product integrity

¿ Locating replacement or equivalent parts through the use of bill of materials, schematics (where

available) and internet searches.

¿ Performing a final functional test of the device using a wide variety of test fixtures and test

procedures to validate the repair and full functionality of the device. Where necessary,

completing additional work required for devices that do not pass functional testing.

¿ Creation of service reports that detail the scope of the damage on the device, repairs made

including a listing of the components that were replaced and a description of functional testing


¿ Advanced activities include the development of limited test procedures, the creation of test

fixtures for unique devices using breadboards, various standard electronic components such as

voltage regulators, potentiometers, and/or simple integrated circuit devices