The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) invites applications for the position of Electronics Laboratory Technician. This position prepares and assembles materials and equipment used in electronics experiments and demonstrations; performs minor maintenance on electronic equipment; assists students and faculty with instructional activities; and orders, issues, receives, and stores electronics materials and supplies.
MONTHLY SALARY: $4,141 - $5,130 *Salary Information is based on a full-time, 12-month position
Schedules and oversees the use of one or more electronics laboratories by students, faculty and staff.
Instructs students individually in the proper and safe use and operation of a variety of equipment and tools and orients students to established policies within the instructional laboratory.
Issues and receives materials and equipment for student use in laboratory and classroom assignments; keeps records and effects the return of supplies and equipment checked out to students for laboratory use.
Assembles supplies and constructs apparatus; sets up and may assist in conducting classroom experiments and demonstrations.
Operates, maintains, and makes minor adjustments on laboratory equipment such as digital oscilloscopes, digital voltmeters, analog and digital multimeters, capacity checkers, inductance bridges, and grid dip meters.
Makes simple performance tests on electronic equipment.
Performs non-precision calibration and minor repair of electronic test equipment.
Assembles, installs, and services a variety of equipment used in an electronics technology instructional program.
Assists instructors in the set-up of equipment for laboratory demonstrations and student experiments.
Maintains inventory records of supplies, materials, and equipment, and prepares periodic inventory reports and requisitions as needed.
Maintains a file of vendors' catalogs and equipment manuals.
Stores supplies and equipment and keeps storerooms and work areas orderly and clean.
Performs software installations and updates of programs.
Performs clerical work related to laboratory activities such as word processing, record keeping, filing, and answering telephone inquiries.
May assist instructional staff in writing instructions and study aids.
May provide training and work direction to student employees.
Performs related duties as assigned.
A vacancy currently exists at Pierce College, 6201 Winnetka Avenue, Woodland Hills, CA 91371. The hiring list established by this examination will also be used to fill future vacancies as they occur during the life of the list. Our Colleges include:
Los Angeles City College East Los Angeles College Los Angeles Harbor College Los Angeles Mission College Los Angeles Pierce College Los Angeles Southwest College Los Angeles Trade-Technical College Los Angeles Valley College West Los Angeles College
BENEFITS •Medical and dental insurance and vision care plans are provided for employees and their dependents. •A $50,000 life insurance policy is provided free of charge for each employee. •12 full-pay days and 88 half-pay days of illness leave. •At least 15 paid holidays per year. •Vacation days accrue annually beginning at 10 days and increasing incrementally to 24 days depending on years of service with the District. Vacation days for management and confidential positions begin at 15, 20, or 24 days. •Other paid time off includes: bereavement leave, personal necessity leave, court subpoena, and jury duty. •Employees become members of the Public Employees Retirement System. The employee contribution rate is 6 percent. The District also contributes to the retirement system. Employees are also covered by Social Security. •Employee Assistance Program
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR ACCEPTANCE OF AN APPLICATION: Education and Experience:
A. An associate degree or its equivalent, from a recognized college or university, with a major in electronics or a related field. OR B. Graduation from high school or its equivalent AND two years of full-time paid experience as a technician which involved knowledge of electronic tools, parts, and equipment.
For a complete job description including the Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities associated with the position please visit our website.
EXAMINATION PROCESS The examination process may consist of one or more parts which may include a training and experience evaluation, written test, performance test and/or oral interview.
ACCOMMODATION Individuals protected by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) may request, orally or in writing, an accommodation in the examination process. Documentation of the need for accommodation is required solely for the purpose of establishing that the applicant has an ADA disability and that the disability necessitates a reasonable accommodation. Typically, a recent letter from an appropriate health care or rehabilitation professional which establishes that the applicant has an ADA qualifying disability, identifies the functional limitations as they relate to the testing situation, and recommends/suggests the appropriate accommodation is sufficient. In order for appropriate arrangements to be made at the testing site, a request for accommodation and required documentation must be received by the Examiner of Record at least 3 days prior to the administration of the test.
DEADLINE Completed applications must be submitted through our online employment system by 4:00 P.M. on FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2018. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of an application. For a listing of other job opportunities with the Los Angeles Community College District, call our 24-hr job hotline, or refer to our Web Page.
Over the past 77 years we've served as educator to more than three million students. Affordable, accessible and practical, the LACCD offers opportunity to all. Our doors are wide open for a diverse student population eager for skills, knowledge and upward mobility. LACCD educates almost three times as many Latino students and nearly four times as many African-American students as all of the University of California campuses combined. Eighty percent of LACCD students are from underserved populations.
Community colleges serve adults of all ages, meeting the needs of a society where "lifelong learning" is the rule and multiple careers and continual retraining are the norm. More than half of all LACCD students are older than 25 years of age, and more than a quarter are 35 or older. More than any other California system of higher education, community colleges offer a first - and a second - chance for anyone who wants to succeed.