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Electronic Technician I

Req ID:  4812

Working Location: CALIFORNIA, SAN JOSE 


Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

Under the direction of the supervisor, the Electronic Technician 1 shall inspect, diagnose and repair Olympus and Olympus related electronic products using a variety of test equipment to diagnose and make repairs. Completes and maintains accurate service records both electronically and manually. Ensures that safe work practices are employed by observing guidelines established or enforced by Olympus.

Job Duties

* The Technician applies acquired job skills related to the repair of Olympus and Olympus related electronics devices..


* Responsible for asset pass fail inspection, cleaning and conducting electrical safety check of the products.


* Remove and replace faulty, defective and broken parts. Isolate faulty circuits, defective module and parts with latent damage.


* May help with intermittent and unknown phenomena.


* Must demonstrate the ability to maintain acceptable levels of quality and productivity as acquired thru technical training and demonstrated aptitude within a designated skill set and company policies and procedures to complete assigned tasks.


* The technician must understand and accept the responsibility to ensure the safety of all Olympus or Olympus related products that are repaired, by following established processes and procedures.Proactively participates in the quality systems, quality improvement and 5S programs as directed by the Supervisor and or Manager.


* Maintains confidentiality of documents and processes.


* The technician must accomplish these objectives while maintaining a clean, well organized work environment.


* The technician will be expected to maintain acceptable standards for attendance and punctuality, and as a condition of employment, work overtime as needed.


* Perform other duties as directed

Job Requirements



* Associate's degree in Electronics/Electrical/Computer/Mechanical Engineering preferred or 4 years of equivalent knowledge and responsibilities in the Electronics/Electrical/Computer/Mechanical Engineering technical field.


* Demonstrated ability to teach and model technical skills, concepts, resources and tools.


* Candidates must have sufficient manual dexterity with small hand tools.


* Experience or ability to work with test equipment (such as oscilloscopes, multimeters, pattern generators).


* Good communication skills (both verbal and written).


* The ability to read and follow manuals, work instructions, job standards and related information.


* Possess basic computer skills (including keyboard and mouse skills.


* Must be customer focused/oriented.



We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.


Olympus requires all new hires to be “fully vaccinated” against COVID-19, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), on or before their first day of work. Individuals who have been offered employment who have a disability, medical condition, or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to request and be granted a reasonable accommodation prior to their first day of work.


Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.


Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic applications. For more information, visit


Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || California (US-CA) || San Jose || 

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