Test Technician - 1st shift in Huntsville, AR at Ducommun

Date Posted: 6/29/2024

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Job Description

Test Technician

1st shift – 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM (Hours may vary, Overtime required as needed)

The Test Technician will use test equipment like digital multimeters and oscilloscopes to troubleshoot units to the component level.  A candidate for this role will have experience with various test equipment, the ability to read schematics, and the understanding of electronic theory and be able to interoperate results. 

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. 

Our facility in Huntsville, AR manufactures state-of-the-art circuit boards, cable assemblies, and high level box build electronic assemblies for the defense industry.  

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

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.

•       Troubleshoot units under test to component level, recognize failures and define appropriate action to be taken for rework. Tests involve 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.

Required Skills and Qualifications

•       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

•       Basic computer skills; ability to open programs and input data

•       Understanding of electrical safety

Required Skills and Qualifications

•       High School diploma or GED

•       2 years vocational or military training in electronics and/or equivalent on the job training experience in a testing role

This is a generic job posting for a Test Technician.  Depending on the candidate's skills, qualifications and experience, they will be hired into an entry (I), intermediate (II) or expert (III) level job and pay scale.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

403 LaBarge Avenue
Huntsville, Arkansas, 72740
United States


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Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled