Electronic Technician (Flood)

Las Cruces , New Mexico - USD

This posting closes at 5:00pm on the closing date.

Under direction of the Flood Warning System Operator, assists with the operation and maintenance of the Flood Warning System.

Operate the Flood Warning System: Use web interface daily to check systems, components and data. Monitor and set alarms and alerts. Setup links and dashboards on the website.

Install weather stations, repeaters and telemetry equipment: Field Verification of radio coverage at site, calibrate the sensors on the equipment and choose site locations for new weather stations.

Maintain weather stations, repeaters and telemetry equipment: Perform semi-annual site inspections. Clean and calibrate equipment sensors. Repair or replace equipment as necessary. Use inventory system to track parts and work orders.

Demonstrate and train others on the system.

ADDITIONAL DUTIES. Perform other related duties as assigned.

Education. High School diploma or GED required. Supplemental technical or vocational training in a related field is preferred.

Experience. Minimum one year of related experience and/or training with computer hardware or software

Education/Experience substitution. In accordance with County policy

Licenses/Certifications. New Mexico Driver's License required. Must maintain a satisfactory driving record in accordance with County policy.

Other (eg, post-offer medical exam, polygraph, background check, driver's license record, etc.). Must pass a background record check and a driver's license record check.


Skill in reading and interpreting maps, electrical diagrams and specifications.

Skill in assessing and prioritizing multiple tasks, projects and demands.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must be able to read and comprehend simple instructions; short correspondence and memos; safety rules; operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

Skill in operating a personal computer utilizing a variety of specialized software.

Knowledge of use, operation, calibration, and maintenance of a variety of specialized electronics equipment and control systems.

ID Requisition Number:

Department: Lower Rio Grande Flood District

Post End Date: 6/4/2023

External Company Name: Dona Ana County

External Company URL:

Street: 845 N. Motel Blvd
Location Las Cruces , New Mexico
Rate USD
Job Type Full Time
Company Dona Ana County
Posted by Dona Ana County
Posted 22 days ago