Electronics Technician

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We are currently seeking an electronics technician for our client located at Drumheller, Alberta.


•        Performs preventative and corrective maintenance in accordance with approved maintenance plans.

•        Ensures that test equipment is calibrated on a regular basis as per an approved calibration plan.

•        Restores systems by replacing faulty modules or components. Repairs faulty modules on-site when feasible.

•        Makes necessary arrangements for modules to be repaired at the supplier’s plant or at contractor’s in-house repair facilities when repair is not possible on site.

•        Records all maintenance and repair activities in the electronic maintenance information system (MIS).

•        Maintains records showing all preventive and corrective maintenance activities, including test results

•        Prepares and submits reports to the institutional representatives as specified in this document. Institutional representatives may request frequent meetings to monitor daily activities and unusual issues/problems.

•        Performs annual inventory check of electronic security systems, their major components and major spare parts. Reports anomalies to institutional representatives for resolution. Example: major spare parts have been depleted and system is now vulnerable without spare parts on-site; or; new systems have been added but the required maintenance hand-over reports have not been submitted to NHQ

•        Inspect and test items returning from repair facilities to ensure they are operational and meet relevant quality parameters, including incoming spare parts.

•        Maintains clean working areas; sweeping, washing and vacuuming floors as required.

•        Complies with all local safety and security rules and regulations as published by the Institution.

•        Provide Telephone Support to other Technicians when requested.

•        Available for on-call services after regular hours as per the local on-call schedule.

•        Submits reports to the Regional Supervisor.

•        Proactively researches, and stays up to date with newly installed systems to be able to manage the equipment effectively.


•        A minimum of a college degree from a technology program or equivalent. A combination of education and experience with a proven ability to perform the duties of the position may be accepted.

•        Knowledge of Communications in GP test equipment, commercial and personal computers and their peripherals as well as MS Office Suite software experience.

•        This position requires exposure to information that requires a security clearance. All applicants must meet eligibility requirements for contracting with the Government of Canada

Other Requirements:

•        The incumbent must be able to communicate his/her ideas clearly, and this requires good interpersonal skills in order to problem solve and interact at the client site effectively.

•        Decisions require clear conceptual thinking of complex technical situations; advice must be sought if uncertainty exists.

•        CompTIA A+ and Network+ an asset. Working at heights (Fall Arrest), First Aid, Confined Space and WHMIS certifications are assets, as well.

•        A very good understanding of RF, CATV, CCTV, PA/intercom and automated control systems is an asset.

•        English essential, bilingualism an asset.

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