NVG Lab Technician

NVG Lab Technician
Office Location: Boise, Idaho
 
 
 
 
Position Summary
 
This full time position reports to the Lead NVG Lab Technician.  This position is responsible for the test, evaluation, and repair of night vision equipment.  This includes testing equipment and performing minor repairs to various electrical components, updating and managing customer databases, contacting customers via phone, email and in person, inventory management of parts, shipping domestic and international, and tracking of company equipment. Additionally, responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, performing electronics maintenance and repair. This position is full-time with benefits upon successful completion of the 90-day probationary period.
 
REQUIREMENTS
  • Travel: Position requires occasional/limited travel (domestic and international)
  • Education/ Experience:  Associates Degree preferred, two (2) years of verifiable electronics experience and documented training required.
  • Skills, knowledge and abilities:  Knowledge of machines and tools associated with electronics maintenance and repair, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance. Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services. Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models. Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools. Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed. Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job. Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it. Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
  • Knowledge of and ability to teach and apply effective instructional technique in the classroom and practical. Able to work well under pressure in fast-paced while exercising sound judgment at all times.  Able to prepare comprehensive training documents. Able to assist students.

  • Physical – Body Positions:  Must have the ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects. Able to keep hand and arm steady while moving arm or while holding arm and hand in one position.  Able to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects. Able to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures, mathematical operations). Able to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Must be able to stand, sit, and walk and climb steps to the second floor senior-management offices. Frequently required to use the phone, fax, copy machine and to use a computer.

    Mental / Reasoning Abilities:  Must be able to think logically in a busy environment. Must be able to read and understand regulatory and instructional materials. Able to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Able to interpret an extensive variety of instructions and deal with abstract and concrete variables.

  • Language / Communication Skills:  Must be able to communicate effectively (reading, writing and speaking) the English language. Must know and understand terminology related to the night vision and aviation industry.  Must be comfortable speaking in public.
  • Computer Literacy:  Must be computer literate with extensive knowledge of Windows, MS Office products including Access and PowerPoint.
  • Multitasking Ability:  Must be able to comfortably handle multiple complicated tasks simultaneously.

 

Interested persons may email resume to: jobs @ asu-nvg.com or FAX to (208) 287-5406.

Please include maintenance certifications, training and relative experience in the repair/maintenance of night vision goggles with your submission.