Electrical Specialist II

Rochester, NY


Position Summary :

The Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) of the University of Rochester is a unique national resource for research and education in science and technology focusing on using lasers to initiate fusion and high energy density physics.

The LLE Electronics and Controls Engineering group is seeking an electronics technician to assist engineers to develop and build analog/digital circuitry applied to electro-optics, experimental apparatus, and control systems. The candidate should have at a minimum an AAS or AOS degree in Electronic Technology or a related field, and 5 years of relevant experience or equivalent.

Requirements include a hands-on knowledge of the following:

  • Assembly and testing of both prototype and production circuit boards

  • Troubleshooting down to the component level

  • Mechanical and electrical chassis fabrication and wiring from documentation

  • CAD schematic familiarity

  • Strong soldering skills

  • Cabling and harness fabrication

  • Familiarity with digital multimeters and test equipment

  • Strong mechanical aptitude

Desired skills or experience includes:

  • Strong documentation skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Curiosity and a desire to learn new concepts, skills, and techniques

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion to advance the University’s mission to Learn, Discover, Heal, Create – and Make the World Ever Better. In support of our values and those of our society, the University is committed to not discriminating on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, military/veteran status, national origin, race, religion/creed, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law. This commitment extends to the administration of our policies, admissions, employment, access, and recruitment of candidates from underrepresented populations, veterans, and persons with disabilities consistent with these values and government contractor Affirmative Action obligations.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $59,197 - $82,888 Annually

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum compensation for this job. Individual annual salaries/hourly rates will be set within the job’s compensation range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations.

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Location: Laser Lab & COI
Full/Part Time: Full-Time