SMT Operator - 3rd shift in Tulsa, OK at Ducommun

Date Posted: 6/28/2024

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SMT Operator - 3rd shift

We are growing and looking for motivated individuals to learn our business and grow with us!

Openings on 2nd shift
Surface mount technology (SMT) operators monitor and maintain any equipment used in establishing SMT electronic circuits. The task of SMT operators involves SMT machine operation to mount electronic components onto the circuit boards. They mount assembled components like resistors, capacitors, transistors, and integrated circuits on the chassis panel. Also, they collaborate with technicians and engineers on PCB's for critical defect data.

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, providing complex products and components for commercial aircraft platforms, mission-critical military and space programs, and sophisticated industrial applications.

Our Facility in Tulsa, OK manufactures state-of- art circuit boards for Aerospace and Defense.

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, paid holidays, 401 (K) match, Employee Stock Purchase Program, annual bonus plan, and tuition reimbursement

Job Summary & Essential Functions:

Load and assist with setup and staging of product on the SMT lines. 

  • Perform setup and tear down on all feeders for all pick and place machines
  • Assist the operator in setting up and running all pick and place machines
  • Perform manual placement of SMT and PIH components
  • Adhere to General Requirements of Team Members
  • Perform other assignments as required
  • Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.

Required Skills & Qualifications: 

  • Ability to read and understand load plans
  • Ability to read and understand production drawings
  • Basic component identification skills
  • Ability to build electronic assemblies
  • Abilities listed in General Requirements Team Members

Physical Demands (reasonable accommodations may be made, if necessary):
Physical Abilities                                                           Lift /Carry          
Stand - Continuously                                                     10 lbs or less - Continuously
Walk - Continuously                                                      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 - Continuously                                10 lbs or less - Continuously
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).
Constantly - Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day).

Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications: 

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Six months of printed circuit board assembly experience preferred

Licenses, Certifications, etc.:

  • Must be capable of satisfactorily completing the training and certifications identified in training matrix.
  • See training matrix for facility specific training

Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required:

  • Required to wear PPE as needed
  • Moderate noise levels
  • Exposure to light manufacturing environment

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

11616 East 51st Street
Tulsa, Oklahoma, 74146
United States


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Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled