2017-67 Supervisor Electronics Technician

Koam Engineering Systems, Inc. (KES Inc.) is an employee owned small business specializing in technology innovation and systems integration by combining innovative products and reliable engineering services. Headquartered in San Diego, California and with offices in Gig Harbor, WA KES provides services globally in systems engineering & technical assistance, requirements analysis, software design & development, systems integration & testing, independent verification & validation, and operational & logistic support.


Position Summary:

The Supervisory Electronics Technician plans, organizes and directs the operations of an electronics shop; supervise the work of electronics technicians in calibration, maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, design modification and/or development of complex electronic equipment. Supervises and applies technical knowledge to solve problems that typically cannot be solved solely by referencing manufacturers' manuals or similar documents. Supervises and performs technical tasks to assist engineers with electronic systems.


-Oversees and directs technicians performing equipment repairs and overhaul.

-Supports efforts to plan, procure, fabricate, remove, install, and complete all mechanical and electrical work efforts.

-Performs equipment removal, cabling, connecting, electrical equipment installation, equipment overhauls, fabricating and assembling electronics subassemblies, and calibration checks on electronic instruments.

-Troubleshoots and oversees electronics systems to determine cause and remedy for malfunctioning, conducts routine engineering tests, keeps equipment/parts inventories, and assists with general lab work.

-Provides on-site installation support. Organizes and updates technical documentation.

-Continues to develop working knowledge of all operating standards, practices, and procedures, including safety procedures.

-Tracks work progress and updates equipment status and accounting records.

-Troubleshoots, repairs and rests components on Circuit Card Assemblies

-Installs and removes wiring harnesses and electronic components from equipment chassis.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

HS & 2 yrs of in an industry trade school or civilian college in electronics. Completion of an appropriate military “A" school and completion of at least one appropriate military “B" or "C" school may be substituted for the two year requirement; Associate’s or higher in EE, CE, CS, TM, IS, IRM, IT or Physics.

8 yrs recent C4ISR or other relevant experience in troubleshooting, maintenance, repair, installation and de-installation of electronic systems, equipment, components, antennas, cables, cableways, waveguides and ducts, while using logic analyzers and digital oscilloscopes.

Preferred Skills


Additional Notes


At KES, we offer a comprehensive and valuable benefits program to our employees and their families some of these benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Customizable Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Prevailing Wage Plan (Retirement Plan)
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) - (Discretionary Plan)
  • Education Assistance
  • Paid Time Off


Since 1995, KES continues to foster the entrepreneurial spirit of a growing small business that focuses on the needs of its customers and employees and serves to provide a rewarding and challenging career.  KES offers a competitive salary and full range of benefits. KES, Inc. is an EEO/AA Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.