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Northrop Grumman ENVIRONMENTAL TECH in Azusa, California

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems Sector is seeking a Environmental Tech to join our team in Azusa, CA. This position will be on 1st shift but also work off shifts during 24/7 testing events.

Candidate will performs complex environmental tests on components and assemblies. Observes and accumulates records, plots and charts data derived from tests. May use hand and power tools in the construction of test setups. Performs instrumentation functions necessary for test setups and test performance.

Assembles, disassembles, repairs, and makes minor modifications to internal precision mechanical mechanisms of vapor deposition equipment, using hand and power tools. Works from prints, sketches or written or verbal information. Cleans equipment to required standards. Sets up and aligns mechanical portions of equipment and installs fixtures to an exacting degree of preciseness, using necessary precision measuring instruments.

Installs associated environmental and vapor deposition plumbing hardware. Arranges and dismantles test apparatus. Determines specific types of electronic, electrical, and/or mechanical instrumentation or configurations required for testing. Installs and incorporates these requirements only on department owned equipment, only after the specific equipment power disconnect, and in full compliance with all applicable codes and standards.

Performs such environmental tests as altitude, temperature, temperature-altitude, solar radiation, humidity, leakage, vibration, impact shock, and space environmental tests. Must demonstrate computer literacy to the extent required to support requirement. Maintains, modifies, and sets up mechanical and instrumentation equipment of automatic and manual vapor deposition systems. Must be able to perform helium leak detection operations. Determining methods and sequences used to perform experimental assembly, test or diagnostic

work for engineering, development and evaluation purposes. Performs monitor operations of hardware during environmental test activities. Supports systems test personnel during test setups and post test activities.


Basic Qualifications:

ยท High School Diploma or GED

  • Requires college/trade school with a minimum of 21 units of mathematics, chemistry, physics, electronic theory or mechanically-oriented classes.

  • Six (6) years of related experience in setting up and performing environmental tests.

  • Fundamental working knowledge of electrical theory and application.

  • Must be able to perform all essential job functions and environmental/physical considerations per Employee Requisition.

  • Ability to work off shifts and hours during 24/7 testing events

  • Ability to obtain & maintain a DoD secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current & active DoD security clearance

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.

Job Category : Information Technology