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Electronics & Support Technician

Job Title: Electronics & Support Technician | Location: Middletown, RI | Full-Time

Description of Work:

PURVIS Systems is seeking highly motivated, task oriented individual to be responsible for the troubleshooting and repair of our Fire Station Alerting System.  The ideal candidate for Electronics & Support Technician is a problem solver, able to work independently and as part of a team.  We are seeking individuals with strong troubleshooting and critical thinking skills; attention to detail, and an individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

The Electronics & Support Technician is part of a support team.  The team assembles finished products using sub-assemblies, parts and fasteners. They fabricate and assemble cable harnesses, wire electrical chassis and electrical boxes. Conduct Sub-system checkouts and device setup. Device setup requires some working knowledge of basic IP address setup. Assist production team in packing of outgoing hardware systems. Provide on-call system troubleshooting support when required.

Responsibilities: 

The Electronics & Support Technician will:

  • Test, troubleshoot and repair project equipment: perform production assembly and test of manufacturing test failures; troubleshoot and repair all field returns; support engineering with testing of new products; support the development of new manufacturing test hardware; and complete necessary paperwork and maintain reports.
  • Troubleshoot malfunctions in electronic or microprocessor based systems and components. Analyze test results to troubleshoot equipment failures; identify or analyze defective units or parts and indicate necessary corrective actions; apply technical knowledge to develop troubleshooting procedures and solutions; gather and integrate information from various sources (manufacturer manuals, schematics, instrument readings and people) to troubleshoot problems. 
  • Work with tools and testing equipment. Must safely and effectively operate high precision measuring tools (i.e., electronic scales, voltmeters, micrometers); soldering irons; and non-power tools (i.e., pliers, screwdrivers).
  • Provide on-call system troubleshooting support on a rotating bases.

Qualifications: 

Electronics & Support Technician must possess:

  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and customers.
  • Ability to work independently and flexibility to support project requirements.

Candidate for this position must possess:

  • High School, Technical School in credited electronic technology or apprenticeship program in related field of electrical or electronic support.
  • 3-5 years of experience in electronic technical work.

Position required to have a FBI criminal background check.

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Comprehensive Benefits for Peace of Mind

Health Benefits

  • Medical benefits – complete with a prescription plan – through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Dental benefits through UNUM

Financial Security

  • 401K Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Group Life & Accidental Death Insurance

Personal Advantages

  • Educational assistance
  • Paid-time off including paid holidays and vacation time
  • Sick leave
  • Voluntary benefits such as long-term disability insurance, voluntary life & AD&D insurance, and supplemental insurance including universal life coverage, accident coverage, cancer insurance and short-term disability insurance