Penetrant Inspector in Gardena, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 9/30/2021

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Job Description

Penetrant Inspector

Job Description

Sprays, brushes, or dips part in liquid penetrant.
 Allows penetrant to dwell on parts for specified period of time.
 Performs penetrant final rinse with water spray.
 Loads parts on conveyor that carries them through the pre-developer dryer for specified time
 Places parts in development tank for allotted time.
 Evaluates parts under UV light to detect minor surface cracks and/or indications of surface
imperfections or defects.
 Performs post penetrant cleaning of parts before forwarding on to next process/department.
 Other duties as assigned.

Skills & Qualifications

Ability to read and interpret customer specifications is a plus
 Ability to use measuring instruments including but not limited to calipers, micrometers, and
light meter.
 Awareness of calibration certification of equipment a plus
 Ability to operate a forklift and overhead crane
 Must be able to comply with specific safety policies
 Read and understand internal procedures and policies
 Understand and follow through on both verbal and written instructions
 Team oriented with a continuous improvement outlook
 Basic Computer Skills - able to learn new screens, reports, functions and simple software
programs with assistance

Experience/Training/Education/Certification: To perform this job successfully, an individual
must posses the outlined experience level, education, training and certifications in order to be
 High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related
experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
 Requires level II training

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must
be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
 Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision,
depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
 Annual eye exam is required.
 Regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or
controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
 Frequently required to stoop, kneel, or crouch and talk or hear.
 Occasionally required to stoop, kneel, or crouch.
 Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required: The work environment characteristics
described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential
functions of the job. Safety glasses, safety shoes and other designated personal protective
equipment as required for the position.
 Working conditions are: 100% manufacturing environment.
 Frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or
caustic chemicals.
 Noise level is usually moderate.
 Safety glasses (ANSI Z87 compliant) required in all manufacturing areas.
 Hearing protection must be worn in designated areas.
 Fully enclosed shoes, leather construction, must be worn.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

268 E. Gardena Road
Gardena, California, 90248
United States

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled