Accounting Specialist in Joplin at Ducommun

Date Posted: 9/9/2022

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Job Description

Accounting Specialist

Joplin's ideal Accounting Specialist candidate will have experience in: Accounts Payable processing, timecard management, payroll processing, accurate data entry, and strong communication and follow up skills.

Some travel to other sites within the area (Berryville, AR or Tulsa, OK) may be required.  Travel costs are compensated and there is no overnight travel. 

Job Summary & Essential Functions:  

Provide administrative support within the department and assist with special projects.

  • General data entry
  • Organize tasks and workflow
  • Enter, retrieve, and analyze various information.
  • Interact with other departments
  • Research and resolve discrepancies
  • Maintain project files and schedules
  • Adhere to General Requirements of Team Members
  • Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.
  • Perform other assignments as required

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Must have basic Microsoft Office skills, including e-mail, Word, and Excel

  • May be required to navigate the Internet efficiently and effectively

  • Able to work with a high level of accuracy

  • Problem-solving and prioritization skills

  • Abilities listed in General Requirements of Team Members


Physical Demands (reasonable accommodations may be made, if necessary):

Physical Abilities                                                                  Lift /Carry            

Stand - Frequently                                                               10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Walk - Frequently                                                                11-20 lbs - Occasionally     

Sit - Continuously                                                                 21-50 lbs - Occasionally     

Climb – N/A                                                                           51-100 lbs - N/A

Crawl - N/A                                                                            Over 100 lbs - N/A

Squat or Kneel - Occasionally                                           

Bend - Occasionally                                                             Push / Pull

Fine Manipulation - Occasionally                                      10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Reach Outward - Occasionally                                           10-20 lbs - Occasionally

Reach Above Shoulder - Occasionally                             20-50 lbs - Occasionally

Drive - N/A                                                                            50-100 lbs - N/A

                                                                                                Over 100 lbs - N/A

N/A (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable to this occupation

Occasionally - Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (.25 - 2.5 hrs/day)

Frequently - Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5 hrs/day)

Continuously - Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day)


Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications: 

    • High School diploma required; associate’s degree preferred

    • 1-2 years relevant experience preferred

      Licenses, Certifications, etc.:

  • See training matrix for facility-specific training


Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required:

    • Moderate noise levels

    • Exposure to light manufacturing environment

    • Required to wear PPE as needed

Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments in accordance with business needs, and to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential function of the job.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

1505 Maiden Lane
Joplin, Missouri, 64801
United States

Job Requirements



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Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled