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Emergency Vehicle Equipment Technician

  • Sioux City, IA

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Install, maintain and service electronic equipment into Police, Fire and EMS vehicles. This includes but is not limited to mobile radios or other communication equipment, emergency lighting, sirens, speakers, laptop mounts, consoles, in-vehicle camera systems, gun racks, prisoner cages and GPS based location systems.
  • Run wire based on vehicle and equipment specifications.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair existing equipment.
  • Removal or replacement of existing equipment.
  • Complete job tickets and other required work documents.
  • Receive and make service calls.
  • Ability to work after hours and be on-call.

Qualifications:

  • Education: High School Degree or GED Equivalent.
  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.
  • Experience:
    • Minimum of 2 years of experience in electronics or related technical field.
    • EVT certification is considered a plus.

Additional Knowledge, Skills, Licenses/Certifications, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics:

  • Must acquire all appropriate licenses and certifications to operate equipment needed to perform tasks, as required by management and maintain in good standing at all times.
  • Obtain EVT certification within 6 months of employment.
  • Ability to use math including formulas to determine circuit design, measure load, operate test equipment, make voltage conversion.
  • Mechanically inclined and proven ability to troubleshoot problems and look for solutions.
  • Must possess and maintain in good standing at all times a valid State issued driver’s license.
  • Ability to operate company vehicle safely and in compliance with applicable state laws and company policies.
  • Ability to demonstrate a proficiency in the use of desktop and laptop PCs.
  • Ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Solid organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Must be detail oriented, highly organized, a team player and a quick learner with a positive attitude.
  • Able to demonstrate respect for all individuals, adhere to the Company’s values and business practices and do both consistently.
  • Consistent performance and attendance.
  • Willing to travel.

Physical Requirements:

  • Use hand tools and test equipment such as volt meters, ammeters,
  • Ability to lift, pull and lower equipment manually.
  • Ability to perform work at a bench/desk, or in a crouched, kneeling, stooping or squatting position for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to regularly lift up to 50lbs.

Working Conditions:

  • This is a full-time position. Hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm with a 1 hour, unpaid lunch.
  • May require working long hours, weekends, or on-call as needed.
  • Work either in the field or in a shop/office environment.
  • May work in severe weather conditions.
  • Exposure to radio frequency energy levels complying with OSHA safe limits.

Electronic Engineering is a drug-free work place. All applicants must take a pre-employment drug test and obtain a negative result as a condition of employment.

State Background Check and Fingerprinting will be required due to security clearances needed for some jobs.

Pay and Benefits:

  • Pay is commensurate with experience.
  • Employees at Electronic Engineering Co enjoy competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package including medical/dental insurance, life insurance, FSA, 401K, vacation/personal days and paid holidays. Additional compensation is available for service calls run after hours.
  • Company vehicle provided for jobs off-site.
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