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105336 - Electronic Technician - Mayo

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mayo
Date: 19/08/2019
Job Reference: 105336
Contact Name: Tommy McKeown
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Job Description

Electronic Technician - Mayo - 105336
Electronic Technician

Location: Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo, Ireland

Title: Electronic Technician

Our Client is seeking to recruit an Electronic Technician to participate in the on-going development;
design, testing and repairing of electronic control systems used on a range of agricultural
machinery. This is a permanent full-time position based within the R&D facility in Ballinrobe, Co.

Key Responsibilities:

Manufacturing and testing of electronic hardware products.
Diagnose and repair of faults in electronic hardware returned under warranty from customers.
Communicate with customers and service personnel to debug and address electronic issues
in the field.
Ongoing updates of documentation and repair logs.
Proactively review and recommend improvements to existing electronic system designs.
Liaise with electronic suppliers to implement ongoing hardware improvements.
Lab and field testing of complete electronic control systems.
Liaise with electronic and mechanical design engineers to create technical electronic
specifications for new products.
Build prototype wiring harnesses to facilitate machine testing.
Field testing near the factory in Ballinrobe will be a part of the role during summer months.
Provide technical assistance to mechanical design engineers as required.
Provide production support as necessary - assisting with fault finding and repair.
On occasions it may be necessary to travel to a customer site to diagnose an electronic issue.

Candidate Requirements:

Must be able to demonstrate an excellent knowledge of 12 volt electronic systems.
Knowledge of CAN Bus systems is an advantage but not essential.
An innovative mind-set with a self-motivated drive for perfection.
Experience with agricultural machinery is an advantage but not essential.
Strong Interpersonal skills.

Candidate Qualifications:

Minimum Level 7 in any related discipline and 2/3 years related experience.

For further information on this Electronic Technician role in Mayo please contact Tommy Mckeown on 086 0100 903 /

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