Test Technician in Berryville, AR at Ducommun

Date Posted: 11/11/2020

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Job Description

Test Technician

Job Description

Job Summary & Essential Functions

At various stages of the production process performs tests & provides necessary troubleshooting input to determine whether product meets specifications, performance, mechanical as applicable, or electrical characteristics. As a qualified Test Technician, technical knowledge & skills is the key of success; along with working with the test team & engineers for all prototyping, troubleshooting & special tests needs.

Essential Functions

% of Time

• Set-up test stations as required. Set-up 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.

• Perform mechanical and electrical assembly as required

• Tests involves understanding of engineering theory and interpretation of results

• Document hardware per required standards – such as traceability documentation

• Determine technical accuracy, operation, and proper sequencing of test procedures or devise test procedures for new or limited-production items


• Diagnose malfunctions or production problems on the basis of test results

• Perform trouble shooting and rework of complex items including RMA evaluations

• Perform material handling functions as needed


• May require use and travel of outside lab testing (Vibration)


• Perform other duties as required in equal or lower classification



Skills & Qualifications

Required Skills & Qualifications: 

  • Able to read and interpret documents such as blue prints.

  • Ability to operate numerous electronic test and mechanical gauging equipment such as, multimeters, power supplies, signal generator,  network analyzer, thermal cycle oven, and other equipment as required.

  • Ability to test sub-assemblies. Process & analyze the test data & prepare test reports.

  • Knowledge of basic electricity and electronics

  • Trouble shooting know how & knowledge base to discuss with assemblers & engineers. 

  • Ability to add, subtracts, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.

  • Work effectively, efficiently and with minimal to no supervision

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


    Physical Abilities                                            Lift /Carry       

    Stand - Frequently                                            10 lbs or less - Occasionally

    Walk - Frequently                                             11-20 lbs - Occasionally           

    Sit - Continuously                                             21-50 lbs - N/A

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

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

    Squat or Kneel - Occasionally                          

    Bend - N/A                                                        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 - Occasionally                                         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: 

    Vocational, High school diploma, or general education degree (GED); or 4 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education, and experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

810 Champlin Avenue
Berryville, Arkansas, 72616
United States

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled