Production Associate in Joplin, MO at Ducommun

Date Posted: 5/4/2024

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Production Associate

Job Description

Production Associate

Our Facility in Joplin, MO produces state-of-the-art cables and harness assemblies which support some of the most critical Aerospace and Defense programs in the world.  The work we do makes a difference is both military and civilian life. 

If you enjoy work that protects our Country, helps put Americans in space and also provides lifesaving medical products, Ducommun is for you!  

No experience necessary!

We provide FULL TRAINING!  If you enjoy working with your hands and have outstanding attention to detail, we will make sure you are provided with everything you need to become successful. 

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. 

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 
Perform assembly of cable harnesses including crimping, routing, layup and other related assembly operations required to manufacture product. Training will be provided. Tasks may vary by department and customer specifications. 

  • Follow work process instructions and specifications, both written and verbal.
  •  Assemble electrical or electromechanical devices or components using a variety of hardware / tools.
  • Assemblies include cables or cable harnesses. 
  • Operate a variety of equipment to fulfill manufacturing processes.
  • Understand and identify defects in accordance with applicable workmanship standard and class.
  • Perform verification tests in accordance with assembly instructions.
  • Perform other assignments as required. 

Skills & Qualifications

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Understand and use basic hand tools.
  • Ability to read and understand assembly drawings and assembly instructions for simple assemblies.
  • Basic component identification skills.
  • Ability to build cable assemblies.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and dexterity.

Required Experience and Education

  • H.S. Diploma or GED

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1505 Maiden Lane
Joplin, Missouri, 64801
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