Chemical Processing Technician in Huntsville, AR at Ducommun

Date Posted: 6/27/2018

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Job Description

Chemical Processing Technician

Job Description

       Essential Functions

• Responsible for monitoring and maintaining all materials, equipment, environmental requirements, testing and chemical processing of products through the tank line.

• Coordinate the efficient utilization and movement of product through the tank line.

• Follow Safety, Health, and Environmental procedures and practices.

• Perform tests needed to meet standards and specifications.

• Prepare and/or adjust chemical solutions needed to maintain tanks.

• Maintain process and product traceability records.

• Notify concerned personnel of problematic issues.

• Assist engineering personnel with related technical issues.

• Implement continual process improvements as appropriate.

• Performs other assisgnments as required.

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. 


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Experience in blueprint reading

  • Overtime and weekend work as needed to support manufacturing activities

  • Working experience with chemicals, tanks, fixtures, solution analysis, and testing methods.

  • Working knowledge of and ability to interpret customer and industry standards, specifications, and regulations  (e.g. MIL-DTL-81706, MIL-DTL-5541, AMS 2477, AMS 2474, AMS 2473)

  • Working knowledge of the various customer and industry quality systems such as AS9100, FAA, NADCAP, etc, is desired


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

Physical Abilities                                             Lift /Carry        

Stand - Frequently                                             10 lbs or less - Frequently

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 - Occasionally                           

Bend - Occasionally                                          Push / Pull

Fine Manipulation - Continuously                        10 lbs or less - Frequently

Reach Outward - Frequently                               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. 

    • HS Diploma or GED.

  • Three (3) years related work experience, preferably in Chemical Processing environment in aerospace, automotive, commercial or other relevant manufacutring environment

    Licenses, Certifications, etc.:

  • Ability to successfully complete any required on the job certification class necessary to perform assignment.

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. 

  • Exposure to light manufacturing environment

  • Moderate noise levels.

  • Paint and chemicals in use in the work area.

  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when in required areas (i.e. safety glasses, face shield, respirator and/or protective gloves)

  • Work is performed in a climate-controlled environment.

403 LaBarge Avenue
Huntsville, Arkansas, 72740
United States