SMT Operator - 1st Shift in Huntsville, AR at Ducommun

Date Posted: 6/6/2022

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Job Description

SMT Operator - 1st Shift

Job Description

Job Title: SMT Operator 1                                            Job Code: 001386

DIV/Location/Dept: ESG/HVL/AAL211                          # Employees Supervised: 0

Reports To: Department Supervisor                             FSLA Status: Nonexempt

Job Summary & Essential Functions: Load and assist with setup and staging of product on the Surface Mount Technology (SMT) lines.

       Essential Functions

% of Time

• Perform setup and tear down on all feeders for all pick and place machines


• Cycle count all applicable components after each production run and notify stockroom of individual part count variance.


• Assist the operator in setting up and running all pick and place machines


• Perform manual placement of SMT and PIH components


• Performs other duties and assignments as required

• Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.


Skills & Qualifications

Required Skills & Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, qualifications, competencies, abilities and any physical demands if required.  Physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential requirements of this job. 

  • Ability to read and understand load plans

  • Ability to read and understand production drawings

  • Basic component identification skills

  • Ability to build electronic assemblies

  • Intermediate computer skills in Microsoft and Outlook programs (Excel, Word, Internet Explorer)

  • Ability to communicate issues in an effective manner

  • Ability to effectively communicate among all levels within the organization.

  • Ability to perform preventive maintenance with various tools including multimeter.

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

Physical Abilities                                            Lift /Carry       

Stand - Continuously                                         10 lbs or less - Continously

Walk - Continously                                            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 - Continously                         10 lbs or less - Countinously

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)


Other Physical Requirements:

  • N/A



    Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess the outlined experience level, education, training, minimum years of experience, product or industry knowledge plus any certifications in order to be considered.  List in bullet fashion what they must possess. 

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 6 months printed circuit board assembly experience preferred, but not required for consideration.

    Licenses, Certifications, etc.:

  • Completion and recertification as required of J-STD-001

  • Completion and recertification as required of IPC-A -610


    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.  Include things such as safety glasses, safety shoes and other designated personal protective equipment as required for the position.

  • Light industrial manufacturing environment

  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) 

  • Moderate noise levels

403 LaBarge Avenue
Huntsville, Arkansas, 72740
United States

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled