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Depot Technical Supervisor
Posted date [10/23/17] (ID: 423)
Alpha Technologies, which provides world-class powering solutions, seeks a Technical Supervisor for its Repair Services team in Bellingham, WA. This position will be the technical lead for the Alpha Bellingham repair depot. This position will ensure proper testing, repair techniques, training of personnel and ensure customer confidence in Alpha amplifier repairs.


Responsibilities:
• Manage, evaluate, and mentor technical personnel
• Evaluate and select qualified technical personnel
• Maintain and track operational statistics and plan strategies to accomplish production goals
• Train new hires in repair technique processes and ensure consistent performance
• Maintain test records, analyze and suggest process improvements
• Maintain and contribute to process training documentation
• Continuously evaluate and maintain safe working environment
• Supervise parts inventory, maintain inventory flow, evaluate and suggest alternatives for repair parts
• Maintain calibration records
• Maintain OEM repairs on all shop equipment
• Assist in operational budget projections


Requirements and Skills:
Education: 2 Year Degree or equivalent military training in electronics/ or Technician certificate from an accredited technical source; must include electronic theory, RF theory and digital electronic theory may be accepted

Experience: 4 - 6 years in CATV line and fiber maintenance with headend experience or headend maintenance

Supervisory: 2 - 4 years


• Excellent record of attendance
• Ability to speak/read/write English
• Detail oriented
• Work well under pressure
• Current driver’s license and acceptable driving record
• Sufficient credit line for business expenses
• Available weekends and after hours when on call
• Ability to be proactive in problem solving and communicate issues with confidence
• Ability to stay contemporary in CATV technologies
• Ability to use with proficiency all test equipment and tools necessary to perform all aspects of the amplifier repair process
• Experience supervising and directing technical personnel
• Ability to set up, use, and maintain an extensive variety of digital and analog test equipment and fixtures
• Proficient in soldering and de-soldering techniques
• Understanding of RF theory and testing
• Ability to interpret wiring diagrams, mechanical drawings, bills of material (BOMs), and schematics
• Good interpersonal skills
• Prior experience in managing technical personnel
• Ability to patiently train inexperienced personnel
• Highly proficient with Spectrum analyzer, RF network analyzer, RF power meter and Digital RF measurement (QAM, QPSK etc.) and other RF test equipment
• Ability to identify complex circuit problems or designs
• Understand and evaluate common CATV issues
• Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and management

Prior SAP experience is desirable


PC Application Skills:
Intermediate level: Word, Excel, Access, Outlook



Travel Requirements: Expected < 10%


No phone calls please. Equal Opportunity Employer


To Apply:
E-mail resume to: opportunities(at)alpha.com or fax resume to: 360-392-2148. For more info on The Alpha Group, visit www.alpha.com



The Alpha Group offers a competitive package of employee benefits, including:
• A comprehensive healthcare plan with dental, prescription and vision exam coverage
• Company paid group life/AD&D insurance, an Employee Assistance Program and a voluntary life insurance, short-term disability and long-term disability program
• Flexible spending plans for Healthcare Reimbursement and Dependent Care, including a substantial company contribution available toward annual licensed childcare costs
• A robust 401(k) plan with varied investment options. Alpha contributes matching dollars annually at the discretion of its trustees
• An annual tuition reimbursement program to encourage learning and growth
• Eight paid holidays each year
• Up to two weeks of vacation time accrued annually at the start of employment and sick time
Post Details
Job Title Depot Technical Supervisor
Location Bellingham
Industry Installation / Maintenance / Repair
Job Type Full-Time
Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
Compensation
Application Deadline
Contact
Posted By Alpha Technologies Inc.
Email opportunities(at)alpha.com
Phone
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Alpha Technologies

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