Salary Group A17

Class No. 9062



Performs advanced (senior-level) electronics technical support work.  Work involves designing, installing, diagnosing, and repairing electronics; operating and testing circuits; and performing maintenance and calibrations on electronic instruments.  May supervise the work of others.  Works under limited supervision, with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.


Designs and develops electrical and electronic components, equipment, and systems.

Builds and tests electronic prototypes to specifications.

Constructs or calibrates specialized electronic equipment.

Prepares instructional materials and aids, and provides training in electronic repair techniques.

Records diagnostic and repair activities on electronics.

Installs, maintains, and inspects electronics, computers, or instrumentation control equipment.

Performs diagnostic tests on electronic components to determine functioning level and capacity.

Removes and repairs defective parts or components, and tests components and instrument function to verify, calibrate, and certify the reliability of measurements.

Builds complex electronic systems from instructions and directions, and makes modifications and improvements to electronic systems.

Diagnoses malfunctioning circuits and components and corrects problems.

May supervise the work of others.

Performs related work as assigned.


Experience and Education

Experience in installing, diagnosing, repairing, and maintaining electronic equipment.  Graduation from a two-year college with major coursework in electronic technology or graduation from an accredited vocational or technical school of electronics is generally preferred.  Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of electronics and electronic test equipment and tools, of procedures for troubleshooting and maintaining electronic instruments, and of electronic safety precautions and procedures.

Skill in the use of test equipment and tools to make repairs, and in reading gauges and indicators to ensure that equipment is functioning properly.

Ability to understand and follow instructions, to understand and interpret electrical and/or signal schematic diagrams and technical reference material, to understand and apply the principles used in electronic equipment, to communicate effectively, and to supervise the work of others.

Registration, Certification, or Licensure

May require certification as an electronics technician.

State Auditor’s Office

Revised 9-1-15