ITS Service/Electronics Technician

ITS Service/Electronics Technician

Department: Field Services

Position: ITS Service/Electronics Technician

LocationWill be based in Spring Grove, Illinois and will be required to travel throughout the region for maintenance and installation responsibilities. Periodic travel outside the Region will be required for training and other field service functions.

Job #: FS-ETFR0916

IRD is an Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) company and a world leader in the highway traffic management and in-vehicle systems solutions industry, specializing in traffic data collection, weight enforcement, commercial vehicle operations, toll, and safety. Over the past 35 years, IRD has diversified both from a markets and geographical perspective. IRD Systems are designed and built by a multidisciplinary, customer-focused team which fuses core IRD technology with integrated computing and communications technologies.

IRD’s Field Team of Experts is growing!!!  Why join us?   IRD currently has long standing service and maintenance contracts within the state of Illinois and surrounding region.  We provide the repair, maintenance and service for in-road scales, sensors, electronics, cameras, weighscales, etc.  IRD’s Weigh-In-Motion technology and maintenances services are recognized as the best in the industry!!  

We are expanding our team in order to continue to provide excellent service on these key contracts.  We offer competitive wages and benefit packages along with an ongoing commitment to safety and training. IRD is currently looking to add an ITS Service/Electronics Technician to this region.


  • Minimum of 1-3 years of Field experience
  • Possess formal training, education in electronics technology or equivalent experience
  • Construction background would be considered an asset
  • Must be able to obtain/possess a valid passport and be able to travel throughout Canada and the US.
  • A valid Drivers’ License and clean driving record is required as a condition of employment
  • Solid electronic troubleshooting background with previous experience using software programs and test equipment such as Multimeters, LCR Meters, Meggers, and Scope Meters to diagnose and repair sensors and equipment malfunctions
  • Strong working knowledge of software and hardware applications in a Linux/Unix, DOS & Microsoft Windows based environment
  • Ability to do heavy lifting (up to 65lbs) and climb and work from a ladder

In this Dual Role – Responsibilities will include:

  • Working within our local manufacturing facility to provide electronic repair and testing of various products as required
  • Provide after sales support to customers in-house and in-field
  • Perform on-site product demonstrations and training on counters and classifiers, and various other products
  • Execute planned routine field maintenance and responding for emergency service work
  • Supervision of in-road and roadside civil construction activities ensuring that the in-road sensors and related equipment are installed to the required specifications and engineering drawings
  • Integration of the roadside electronics, specialized testing, initial calibration, and set-up of parameters through software menus
  • Post-installation drawing and specification inspection

Please indicate position ‘FS-ETFS0916’ in your cover letter and subject line.

IRD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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