The Computer Science & Engineering Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Scientific Instrument Technician to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: * Performing maintenance and construction of complex electronic and digital equipment for use in laboratory instruction or projects. More specifically, the equipment to be maintained includes computer systems, embedded controllers, oscilloscopes, and other measurement instruments, breadboarding, and development systems. * Install, repair, and troubleshoot equipment in research laboratories and other departmental facilities. * Work performed is subject to inspection and approved by departmental personnel for whom the work is performed. Most work is performed independently but receives general supervision from the Department Chair or delegated supervisor. * Supervise student workers, teaching assistants, and other technicians when assigned to perform laboratory maintenance and development. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices. The successful candidate will possess an Associate's Degree in related field and three years of related experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience. The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required: * Working knowledge of related tools, equipment, materials, and other devices. * Ability to read and interpret complex drawings, charts and designs. * Ability to work from ideas and to draw own sketches and designs. * Ability to make varied mathematical computations involved in designing and constructing apparatus and equipment. * Skill in the care and use of tools and equipment. * Ability to design, trouble-shoot and maintain complex equipment. * Ability to operate standard tools and equipment. * Knowledge of appropriate safety and security precautions appropriate to work performed.