Under direct supervision, assists in the alignment, calibration and verification of standard products/boards/systems by following specific test procedures. Relays information to the leads or superiors of failures to help determine possible failure trends. Assists in performing routine cleaning of benches and equipment to minimize and help maintain minimal to zero FOD (foreign object debris). This is the entry-level position, requiring basic electronic symbol recognition and basic circuit design knowledge and involves moderately complex but repetitive testing plus troubleshooting.
Regular and predictable attendance required.
Perform a variety of routine tasks to test boards/systems.
Conducts routine equipment calibration to perform tests and detailed manual testing.
Utilize schematics or diagrams to solve:
Electrical problems involved in the operation of the product or board.
Fabrication related to assembling electronics or subassemblies for DOT level models.
May perform calibration checks on electronic instruments.
May perform Adjustments, calibration, alignment, (under supervision) modification of circuitry or components to improve product performance.
May troubleshoot boards or systems to a component level.
Require the ability to use basic electronic theory to repair boards or systems.
May require input or recommendation to testing during product initial production.
May assist in the construction of test fixtures.
Other duties may be assigned.
Associate degree (A. A.) or equivalent from 2-year college or technical school - or minimum six months related experience and/or training - or equivalent combination of education and military experience.
Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals,
technical procedures, product manuals, or governmental regulations. Ability to effectively answer questions from a group of technicians, managers and possibly customers.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as basic fundamentals geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Lifting, unboxing, carrying product and test equipment may be required as part of the normal job function for this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This is an indoor manufacturing facility where normal background noises such as loud air hoses, production alarms and grinders may be expected.
Comtech EF Data Corp. is a leading supplier of communications equipment with a focus on satellite bandwidth efficiency and link optimization. The high-performance satellite communications ground equipment is deployed globally to support mission-critical and demanding applications for government, mobile backhaul, premium enterprise and mobility. Service providers, satellite operators, governments and commercial users wanting to optimize communications, increase throughput and delight customers, are leveraging the performance and flexibility of the Comtech brand. The solutions are facilitating fixed and mobile networks in 160+ countries and across every ocean. For more information, visit www.comtechefdata.com. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Comtech EF Data, a subsidiary of Comtech Telecommunications Corporation (NASDAQ: CMTL), designs and manufactures an assortment of satellite communications equipment deployed in commercial and government applications around the world. We are a well-respected leader in the industry with a great reputation and stability in the marketplace (our division was established in 1984).
Comtech EF Data has a diverse workforce where employees are treated fairly and with great respect. We offer staff growth and professional development by challenging our employees. We have internal promotion opportunities and encourage learning by tuition reimbursement, seminars, and internal and external training. We have a safe and fun work environment with good employee relations. We offer competitive benefits and salary structure.
Products are designed and manufactured at our campus in Tempe, Arizona USA.
Products are designed and manufactured at our campus in Tempe, Arizona USA. We also have remote offices located in:
Germantown, Maryland USA
Fremont, California USA
Moscow, Idaho USA
Commitment to Quality
Our primary goal is to delight our customers with quality products, at an affordable price, with unequaled reliability. Our team is united in the belief that both quality and reliability are built into the products by employees who are trained, disciplined, and who are active participants in the company’s success. We stand by our products. We stand by our name. We stand by our customers.
Comtech EF Data is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. U.S. citizenship or lawful permanent residence may be required for positions in certain restricted areas. Verification of citizenship is required upon accepting employment with Comtech EF Data.