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ELECTRONIC SPECIALIST-DACS - 42004288

Date: Mar 15, 2019

Location: BARTOW, FL, US, 33830

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Requisition No: 53798 

Agency: Agriculture and Consumer Services

Working Title: ELECTRONIC SPECIALIST-DACS - 42004288

Position Number: 42004288 

Salary:  $27,926.08 - $30,718.48 

Posting Closing Date: 04/01/2019 

ELECTRONIC SPECIALIST-DACS

FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES

DIVISION OF FRUIT AND VEGETABLES

BUREAU OF INSPECTION

***OPEN COMPETITIVE OPPORTUNITY***

CONTACT:

Eddie Pope, (863) 578-1924

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Completion of a training course in electronics and two (2) years of experience in electronic equipment maintenance; or

Completion of a program of study in electronics from a vocational/technical school or college and one (1) year of experience as described above.
Requires possession of a valid Driver License.


***Applicants must complete all fields in the Candidate Profile.  Work history, hours
worked and formal education are required to qualify for this position. Responses to
Qualifying Questions must be verifiable in the Candidate Profile. Resumes and
other documentation can be attached to provide additional information. ***

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services values
and supports employment of individuals with disabilities. Qualified
individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Certificate of training in Electronics Technology Fundamentals.

Frequent travel required.

JOB DUTIES:

Perform electronic and mechanical diagnosis, repair, maintenance and calibrations on automated juice testing systems (BAU) located at various citrus processing facilities throughout Central and South Florida. Perform computer, programmable logic controller (PLC) and printer hardware and software repairs, installations, updates, backups, communications and configurations. Perform electrical, mechanical and pneumatic diagnosis, repair, maintenance and calibration on juice extraction equipment throughout central and south Florida.

Administer Peanut Inspection application (EQIP) providing software setup, user and customer support and billing data collection.

Operate State Test Control Unit (Test Truck).

Manufacture simple solutions for fruit inspection and calibration of BAU.

Pickup, setup and deliver AM&E 2700 juice extractors.

Perform on-call duties as required, after normal business hours, weekends and holidays.

Clean, test, certify and re-issue inspection equipment.

Meet with plant personnel to coordinate inspection facility construction and design to ensure compliance with rules and regulations.

Oversee plant maintenance and operation of sampling equipment, ensuring compliance with rules and regulations.

Assist in the training of inspection personnel on the operation of juice extractors and the BAU application.

Perform documentation of activities by completing required paperwork and entering work information into database.

Perform other related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of use of electronic testing equipment
  • Computer skills
  • Knowledge of citrus inspection rules

SPECIAL NOTES:

 

 

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 


Nearest Major Market: Lakeland