Electronics Component Technician (27411)

Join First Transit  as an Electronic Components Technician! 

This position performs mechanical and electrical maintenance to a variety of electrical systems, subsystems and components. The Electronics Technician works with tools and machinery to repair the electrical systems found on vehicles (transit bus electronic system, destination signs, AVL/CAD, fare collection equipment).

First Transit is proud to offer:

  • Hourly Wages based on experience 
  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence all across North America
  • A comprehensive benefits package including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment

Electronic Components Technician major responsibilities:

  • Installs, removes, and tests electronic vehicle equipment, fare box equipment, vault boxes and receivers 
  • Inspects and determines nature and extent of repair or replacement needed; Cleans fare stand, vault boxes and vault receiver. 
  • Repairs jams and component failures and reports unusual conditions or needed repairs. 
  • Completes work orders, PM sheets and request parts for repair.
  • Maintains repair records; uses mechanical hand tools and special tools and fixtures.
  • Maintains secured work area of electronic fare revenue equipment, manuals and special tools; performs other duties as assigned or required.

Electronic Components Technician job requirements:

  • Training in electronics and repairs, preferably credited from a training institution with courses in basic electricity, electronics, general shop and vehicle repair preferred
  • ASE Certifications preferred, especially H6 (Electrical). 
  • Must possess or have the ability to obtain an Arizona CDL Class B driver's license
  • 3-5 years of experience in electrical and mechanical repair with basic knowledge and ability to diagnose electrical, electronic and mechanical problems. 
  • Ability to troubleshoot, replace and calibrate electronic communication and mechanical revenue handling equipment; ability to understand system schematics and drawings; ability to perform basic math skills
  • Be familiar with systems such as AVL, GPS, CAD, and APC.
  • Subject to background check and drug screen

First Transit is a leading provider of transportation contract and management services, moving more than 350 million passengers annually. First Transit employs more than 19,500 dedicated transit professionals through fixed-route, paratransit, college/airport shuttle services and rail operations at more than 300 locations in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Panama and India. With a dedication to safety and outstanding customer service, First Transit sets itself apart from other providers in the industry.

Become a part of our team – Apply today!

First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

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52752 - Arlington VA
2100 Clarendon Boulevard, Suite 500, Arlington County , VA, United States, 22201
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    First Transit
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    Arlington County
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