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17-3023.01   Electronics Engineering Technicians

O*NET SOC Title
Electronics Engineering Technicians
Lay Titles
Computer Engineering Technician
Technician
Automation Technician
CNC Programmer (Computer Numerical Control Programmer)
Calibration Technician
Calibration Laboratory Technician
Calibration and Instrumentation Technician
Calibration and Instrumentation Technicians
Certified Control Systems Technician
Controls Technician
Digital Tech (Digital Technician)
Drafting Technician
Electrical Technician
Electrical Technician/Production Associate
Electrical Equipment Technician
Electrical Mechanical Technician
Electrical Mechanical Fabrication Technician
Electronic Technician Manager
Electronic Development Technician
Electronic Systems Technician (EST)
Electronics Technician
Electronics Engineering Technician
Electronics Test Technician
Engineering Technician (Engineering Tech)
Failure Analysis Technician (FA Technician)
Instrument Technician
Instrument Technician Apprentice
Instrument/Control Technician
Instrumentation Technician
Instrumentation/Controls/Electrical Systems Technician (ICE Technician)
Laser Technician
Laser/Electro-Optics Technician (LEOT)
Low Voltage Technician
Maintenance Technician
Mechanical Engineering Technician
Metrology Technician 3
Product Acceptance Technician
Product Review Technician
Quality Technician
Refurbish Technician (Refurb Tech)
Reliability Technician
Research Instrumentation Technician
Semiconductor Development Technician
Senior Technician
Senior Electronics Technician
Senior Lab Technician
Senior Product Equipment Technician
Senior Propulsion Technician
Senior Reliability Technician
Senior Test Technician
Staging Computer Technician
Test Technician
O*NET SOC Description
Lay out, build, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify developmental and production electronic components, parts, equipment, and systems, such as computer equipment, missile control instrumentation, electron tubes, test equipment, and machine tool numerical controls, applying principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, engineering mathematics, electronic and electrical testing, and physics. Usually work under direction of engineering staff.
O*NET SOC Tasks
Assemble, test, or maintain circuitry or electronic components, according to engineering instructions, technical manuals, or knowledge of electronics, using hand or power tools.
Design basic circuitry and draft sketches for clarification of details and design documentation under engineers' direction, using drafting instruments or computer-aided design (CAD) equipment.
Survey satellite receival sites for proper signal level or provide technical assistance in dish location or installation, transporting dishes as necessary.
Write computer or microprocessor software programs.
Write reports or record data on testing techniques, laboratory equipment, or specifications to assist engineers.
Detailed Work Activities
Calibrate scientific or technical equipment.
Develop technical methods or processes.
Develop software or computer applications.
Review technical documents to plan work.
Update technical knowledge.