Manufacturer (Entry Level) in Huntington Beach at Ducommun

Date Posted: 6/10/2024

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Entry level production basis performs light electronic and/or electromechanical assembly & soldering work of basic complexity.

Who are we?

Founded in 1849, Ducommun is the oldest company in California. Starting as a hardware supply store during the California Gold Rush and eventually assisted in the birth of the aerospace industry in Southern California by providing aircraft aluminum to early aerospace pioneers like Lindbergh, Douglas and Lockheed. 

Today Ducommun is a global provider of innovative manufacturing solutions for customers in the aerospace, defense and industrial markets. We specialize in electronic and structural systems, producing complex products and components for commercial aircraft platforms, mission-critical military and space programs, and sophisticated industrial applications. 

Our Facility in Huntington Beach, CA  is a global leader in the design, development and production of segmented lightning diverter strips and innovative lightning protection devices for aerospace, defense and wind turbine markets.

Why Ducommun?

  • Excellent company culture – as recognized by Newsweek’s Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces
  • Clean and climate controlled working environment
  • Opportunity for career growth
  • Great benefits including paid vacation and sick time, 401K match, Employee Stock Purchase Program, annual bonus plan, and tuition reimbursement

Job Summary

  • Work requires assembly skills of high level, with aid of good hand & eye coordination, variety of hand tools & simple test equipment.
  • Sufficient understanding of the functional operation of lightning strip assemblies to help with finishing touches in the assembly process.
  • Understanding the physicality/concepts of lightning strips will help support various quality control tasks during production runs.
  • Work typically involves a wide variety of operations with lots of moving parts with very long work cycles.
  • May be responsible for final assembly or production build-up of complete units.
  • Must be able to work from & comprehend electronic schematics, final assembly blueprints with minimum supervision.
  • Must have good judgment in planning work sequences and determining the workability of the completed item.
  • Should be capable of working with design & manufacturing engineers. Communicate & deliver to their expectations.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Able to read and interpret documents such as, blueprints or mechanical drawings.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. 
  • Must complete all assigned paperwork.
  • Must be available to work OT as needed.

Required Experience and Education

  • Vocational, High school diploma, or general education degree (GED); or 5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education, and experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

16572 Burke Ln
Huntington Beach, California, 92647
United States

Job Requirements

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled