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Electronic Engineering Technician

Electronic Engineering Technicians conduct tests of electronic systems, collect and analyse data, and assemble circuitry in support of Electronics Engineers and Engineering Technologists.

Overview

Electronic Engineering Technicians conduct tests of electronic systems, collect and analyse data, and assemble circuitry in support of Electronics Engineers and Engineering Technologists.

Day-to-day

  • develops, constructs and tests electronic equipment and associated circuitry in accordance with technical manuals and instructions of Electronics Engineers and Engineering Technologists
  • estimates material costs and quantities of electronic circuitry and equipment
  • evaluates performance of electronic equipment
  • inspects designs and finished products for compliance with specifications, drawings, contracts and regulations
  • installs, repairs and modifies electronic equipment.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • working outdoors.

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