Mechanical Technician 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Performs a variety of duties assisting mechanical engineers in the development of mechanical and electromechanical engineering designs, tests, fabrications, modifications, assemblies and components. Drafts detailed drawings for fabrication. Devices, fabricates, and assembles new or modified mechanical components or assemblies. Sets up and tests complete prototype units and subassemblies under operational conditions. Analyzes data and recommends modifications to components or test procedure to meet desired specifications.

Candidate shall possess a command of the English language
US Citizenship is required.
Must be able to obtain a DOD Secret Level Clearance.
Must be able to obtain a permit from the BATF for handling of ordnance.
Must be able to read technical drawings.
Skills: Experience with painting, sanding, spraying, and working with power tools, hand tools and hazardous equipment.
Must be comfortable working with chemicals.
Bonding experience is required.

Basic Qualifications:
High School diploma or equivalent and 0 years additional education and/or related experience

Preferred Qualifications:
The ideal candidate will have at least one (1) or more years of experience.
Should be able to pass a respirator certification including physical.
Composite experience a plus.
*Similar areas of interest include woodworking, cabinetry or finish carpentry; metal work, auto body repair and coatings, adhesive bonding, composite fabrication and repair.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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