Title Code: 5115
Occ. Group: 415.877
Skill Level: 8
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
Expectations for All Employees
East Tennessee State University pursues its mission based upon core values. An employee's job performance must support and exhibit the university's core values:
PEOPLE come first, are treated with dignity and respect, and are encouraged to achieve their
RELATIONSHIPS are built on honesty, integrity and trust;
DIVERSITY of people and thought is respected;
EXCELLENCE is achieved through teamwork, leadership, creativity, and a strong work ethic;
EFFICIENCY is achieved through wise use of human and financial resources; and COMMITMENT to intellectual achievement is embraced.
Work performed in repair and maintenance of electronics equipment.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities
Services electronic systems
Completes repairs, maintenance, and/or calibrations
Reads diagrams, schematics, blueprints, and technical manuals for repair and diagnostic information
Performs tests and checks with electronic instruments such as waveform scope and vectorscope
Inspects and/or installs electronic systems
Evaluates performance of equipment and compliance with regulations
Evaluates performance of equipment versus recommended purchase specifications
Designs and constructs electronic devices and other items for scientific research
Reviews requests for new equipment or equipment use and determines feasibility and necessity
Sets up equipment and provides assistance to users of equipment
Completes forms and maintains files of requisitions, time sheets, work orders, maintains inventory of equipment, etc.
Operates satellite and television downlink equipment, video/audio equipment, and other equipment in video and television production facilities
Assists in television studio and engineering production
All incumbents are expected to perform these functions except for those qualifying under the Americans with Disabilities Act for a reasonable accommodation.
These functions may vary by institution.
Incumbents may provide backup to various functions within the unit
May be required to perform related clerical tasks as assigned
Performs other work as assigned
Employees work under general supervision. Advice and guidance are available from the supervisor as needed for complex issues or exceptions to policy.
High school graduate or equivalent; plus two years post high school training in basic electronics or electrical engineering; with a minimum of three years experience as an electronic technician or equivalent training and/or experience will be considered. First class FCC radio communication equipment operator’s license required.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Worker Characteristics
Ability to troubleshoot, repair, maintain, and install electronic equipment
Knowledge of electronic principles and procedures
Ability to maintain files of equipment and equipment maintenance records
Ability to communicate with contractors
Working Conditions/Physical Demands/Special Conditions
Specific working conditions, physical demands and special conditions relative to this position are on file in the Office of Human Resources for your information.
Date Skill Evaluation
5/2004 8 723033322
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position.