Gaming Electronic Tradesperson

Gaming Electronic Tradespersons select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain gaming machines used in registered clubs and hotels and dedicated games machines used in electronic game venues.

Personal requirements of a Gaming Electronic Tradesperson may include:

  • Problem solving
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Good eyesight and normal colour vision
  • Good hand-eye coordination

Gaming Electronic Tradespersons may complete the following tasks:

  • Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components
  • Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits
  • Solve problems in multiple path d.c. circuits
  • Fix and secure equipment
  • Use drawings, diagrams, schedules and manuals
  • Document occupational hazards and risks in electronics
  • Carry out basic repairs to electronic apparatus by replacement of components
  • Carry out repairs of predictable faults in general electronic apparatus
  • Set up and test gaming/games equipment
  • Troubleshoot d.c. power supplies with single phase input
  • Troubleshoot digital subsystems
  • Troubleshoot amplifiers
  • Troubleshoot frequency dependent circuits
  • Develop software solutions in microcontroller based systems
  • Find and repair faults in gaming and games equipment
  • Find and repair faults in complex power supplies
  • Troubleshoot basic amplifiers
  • Maintain documentation
  • Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
  • Provide quotations for installation or service jobs
  • Deliver a service to customers
  • Use basic computer applications relevant to a workplace
  • Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes
  • Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus
  • Solve problems in multiple path a.c. circuits
  • Set up wireless capabilities of communications and data storage devices
  • Solve problems in frequency dependent circuits
  • Apply lead-free soldering techniques
  • Select electronic components

This career requires an apprenticeship or certificate qualification in Gaming Electronics.