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Electronics Technician (Biomedical) – Fort Campbell, Kentucky
U.S. Army Medical Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 440582Start Date: 04/16/2021End Date: 04/29/2021
Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. To qualify based on your experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience: One year of specialize experience which includes 1) Evaluating, installing, maintaining, diagnosing, repairing, calibrating, troubleshooting, assembling, and testing complex biomedical hospital and medical electronic equipment and system(s) to adhere to medical standard guidelines; 2) Operating a wide variety of Test, Measurement, Diagnostic, and Equipment (TMDE); 3) Recommending and implementing solutions to electro-mechanical and electronic problems related to Patient Care Equipment (PCE); 4) Utilizing Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support database to update and complete scheduled and Unscheduled work order requests; 5) Researching and initiating requisitions for repair parts, equipment, accessories, materials, and services required for accomplishment of the mission assigned. 6) Familiarization with integrating medical devices into larger systems and/or require LAN interface and verifying cabling such as fiber optics, cat 5, Ethernets, etc., and hardware such as switches, hubs and converters are in place, are functioning, and capable of interfacing with hardware (modalities). This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-08) or equivalent. Electronics technicians may have gained experience assisting in work situations including: Maintenance – Developing maintenance standards and procedures for use by others. Analyzing repair practices and developing procedural instructions for use by others on methods and steps to repair equipment. Installation – Planning and directing the installation of complex systems and associated facilities, particularly where there are site selection and construction problems, dealings with contractors and public utilities, and the possible need to modify equipment for novel site characteristics. Fabrication – Designing and analyzing circuits, determining design feasibility, evaluating equipment performance under varying environmental conditions, and collecting performance data. Designing or modifying designs to achieve performance and cost objectives. Evaluating the adequacy of equipment for such purposes as repair, calibration, and testing. Testing and Evaluation/Research and Development – Developing or evaluating new or modified electronic systems. Completing testing, evaluating data, and determining acceptability of equipment modifications, validity, test procedures and data, or legality of operation. Technicians support professional engineers in performing experiments, research, and developmental activities requiring an in-depth knowledge of technical engineering methods, applications, practices, and principles to work on concepts, prototypes, and experimental projects that are without precedent and support state-of-the-art research. Sustainment – Developing, performing, evaluating, or modifying calibration and test equipment, systems, and procedures. Reporting, analyzing, and archiving test data. Performing complex calculations and manipulations of test data to improve performance of systems, instrumentation, measurement standards, techniques, and procedures. Troubleshooting – Analyzing and diagnosing faults in the operational configuration of electronic systems and equipment. Interpreting circuit wiring, logic cable diagrams, drawings, specifications, and schematics of complete systems and equipment to understand the function and interconnections of the various assemblies and troubleshoot the system. Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you may qualify if your education meets the definitions below: Education Substitution for Specialized Experience: Successful completion of a Master’s or equivalent graduate degree, OR two (2) full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree, from an accredited college or university that demonstrates the knowledge skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of the position. (NOTE: You must attach a copy of your transcripts). OR Combination of Experience and Education: If you have some, but not all, of the experience or education described above, you may still qualify by combining the amount of creditable experience and education that you possess. To compute the percentage, divide your total months of qualifying experience by 12. Then divide your semester hours of graduate education beyond the first year (total graduate semester hours minus 18) by 18. Add the two percentages. The total percentage must equal at least 100 percent to qualify. (NOTE: You must attach a copy of your transcripts). You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Electronics EngineeringMaintenance Planning and ManagementNetwork OperationTechnical CompetenceTechnology Management
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