Test Technician in Carson, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 7/8/2020

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Test Technician

Job Description

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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


23301 S. Wilmington Ave
Carson, California, 90745
United States