Under direction of the Chief Mechanic Body & Facility, the Mechanic Electronics Technician performs highly skilled preventive maintenance, diagnostic and repair activities on a variety of electronic equipment such as fare collection systems, electronic destination signs, digital security camera systems, GPS tracking systems, PLC systems, network communications gear, passenger information displays, and ticket vending machines in support of a large vehicle transit bus fleet. Must be available to work day, swing, or graveyard shifts. Performs additional related duties as required.
Knowledge of: Principles, practices, and methods used in the installation, testing, maintenance, and repair of electronics systems. Digital and analog electronic circuit theory and practice. Occupational health and safety rules and working practices applicable to this position.
Education and/or Experience: Two-year degree in electronic technology or completion of electronic technology training course, certification program or electronics trade school and a minimum of four years' experience as an electronic technician.
Based in San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District operates the Golden Gate Bridge, and two public transit systems: Golden Gate Transit buses and Golden Gate Ferry. Last year, 38 million vehicles crossed the Golden Gate Bridge and over 9 million customers rode the transit systems.