Process Engineer in Berryville at Ducommun

Date Posted: 9/7/2022

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Job Description

Process Engineer

Ducommun is a global provider of innovative manufacturing solutions for the Aerospace & Defense industry. At our Berryville Performance Center, we're seeking a Process Engineer to help us build mission-critical electronic components for military & defense programs that keep our country safe.

The Process Engineer will be critical in providing individual support for engineering directions (working with program engineers for response), dispositioning rework instructions, identifying opportunities to improve efficiency, and monitoring/owning implementation of build fixtures and validating tools to enhance product turns and first time yields.

Job Summary & Essential Functions:  

Provide process engineering for facility.

•         Provide engineering technical support and design input for projects

•         Assist with conception, development and implementation of manufacturing processes

•         Technically document procedures and processes

•         Collaborate with purchasing, production, quality, contract management, and outside vendors to set and meet schedules and accommodate other customer requirements

•         Conduct root cause analysis and propose corrective actions for continuous improvement and for resolutions to manufacturing problems including processes, machines or programming problems

•         Assist with the development of new, automated processes using available software

•         Make capital equipment recommendations

•         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: 

•         Demonstrated knowledge of basic manufacturing and assembly processes together with work measurement and work standards

•         Proficient in technical writing, good documentation skills; attention to detail is critical

•         Required: ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

•         Prior experience with an ISO-9000 AS-9000 environment is a plus

•         Demonstrated analytical expertise including ability to plan, resolve problems effectively and establish priorities

•         Understanding of DOE, 6-Sigma, Lean Manufacturing desired

•         Working knowledge at an intermediate level of computer skills in e-mail, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Microsoft Project

•         Demonstrated ability to communicate with customers and project company image to attract business

•         Negotiation and conflict management skills together with demonstrated experience troubleshooting and problem-solving

•         Flexible with high energy, able to handle multiple tasks smoothly

•         See

for facility-specific training


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

Physical Abilities                                                                 Lift /Carry            

Stand - Frequently                                                               10 lbs or less - Frequently

Walk - Occasionally                                                             11-20 lbs - Frequently

Sit - Frequently                                                                    21-50 lbs - Occasionally     

Climb – Occasionally                                                           51-100 lbs - Occasionally

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

Squat or Kneel - Occasionally                                           

Bend - Occasionally                                                             Push / Pull

Fine Manipulation - Frequently                                        10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Reach Outward - Frequently                                             10-20 lbs - Occasionally

Reach Above Shoulder - Occasionally                              20-50 lbs - Occasionally

Drive - N/A                                                                            50-100 lbs - Occasionally

                                                                                                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:

•         4 year technical: BSEE, BSEET, or BSME is preferred.  An appropriate two-year degree may be considered

•         4-6 years experience in engineering functions consistent with the specific position requirements

Licenses, Certifications, etc.:

•         None


Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required:

•         Moderate noise levels

•         Light manufacturing environment

•         Occasional overnight travel – extended durations of up to five days

•         Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

810 Champlin Avenue
Berryville, Arkansas, 72616
United States

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Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled