Test Tech III in Huntsville, AR at Ducommun

Date Posted: 12/25/2019

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Test Tech III

Job Description



Job Title: Test Technician III                                           Job Code:

DIV/Location/Dept: AAAL470 Test Tech             # Employees Supervised: 0

Reports To: Eng Supervisor                                          FSLA Status: Non-exempt

Job Summary & Essential Functions: Under general supervision, perform assigned tasks to test electronic assemblies to specifications using schematics, process sheets and required standard and/or special purpose test equipment.

EssEssential Functions

% of Time

• Write advanced test programming and train other technicians and operators in use.


• Duties involve a broad spectrum of electronic and mechanical calibrations. Requires use of numerous electronic test equipment and mechanical gauging, reading precise measurements of electronic and dimensional data to the closest tolerance exercising a thorough knowledge of and ability to use such a wide variety of precision instruments.


• Determine technical accuracy, operation, and proper sequencing of test procedures

• Perform failure analysis to component level using schematics and various types of test equipment, document finding and make recommendations for corrective actions.

• Tests involves understanding of electronic theory and interpretation of results


• Perform variety of tasks to ensure production quality standards are met.


• Construct test set-ups, interfaces to Unit Under Test (UUT), test fixtures, and other test aids.


• Perform lower level test duties as necessary.


• Make recommendations for procedural changes as needed.


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. 

  • Prior experience in reading and applying information from wiring lists, wiring schematics, process sheets and procedures.

  • Basic soldering skills and ability to work with small hand/crimp tools.

  • Intermediate to Advanced computer skills; ability to open programs and input data; programming ability preferred.

  • Understanding of electrical safety.

  • Ability to learn on the job training skills as it relates to Digital Voltmeters and Power Supplies.

  • Comprehensive understanding of electronic theory and ability to interpret results

  • Ability to work overtime and weekends, as needed.

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

Physical Abilities                                             Lift /Carry        

Stand – Continuously (Majority of time)              10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Walk - Frequently                                              11-20 lbs - Occasionally

Sit - Frequently                                                  21-50 lbs - N/A 

Climb – N/A                                                      51-100 lbs - N/A

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

Squat or Kneel – N/A                                        

Bend - Occasionally                                          Push / Pull

Fine Manipulation - N/A                                      10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Reach Outward - Occasionally                            10-20 lbs - Occasionally

Reach Above Shoulder - Occasionally                20-50 lbs - N/A

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

  • 2 years vocational degree, military training certification or Associate’s in electronics or related field required

  • 4 years prior demonstrated experience working with and troubleshooting electrical components required. Prior programming experience using graphical interface (i.e. HP-VEE, LabView) preferred.

  • Knowledge of developing relation databases (Ii.e Excel, Access) preferred.


    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 manufacturing environment

  • Exposure to electrical components/equipment

  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)  

403 LaBarge Avenue
Huntsville, Arkansas, 72740
United States