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Northrop Grumman Field Technician 2 in Buffalo, New York

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Field Technician 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will have a home base in the Buffalo / Rochester area and will travel 100% of the time (approximately 320 days a year) throughout the United States.

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Postal Services Biohazard Detection System Group. The applicant will provide field maintenance support to an electro-mechanical system nationwide within our Customer's facilities. In addition to providing regular weekly field maintenance, weekly travel from one location to another, the position requires a 48-hour response time and 72-hour response time for failure troubleshooting and requires a minimum of 40 hours per week.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Designated focal point and liaison between site personnel and Northrop Grumman headquarters.

  • Maintaining weekly scheduled maintenance.

  • Providing electrical and mechanical troubleshooting to installed equipment.

  • Maintaining maintenance logbooks.

  • Providing status and update worksheets through website interface.

  • Completing spreadsheet and word processing reports.

  • Downloading/uploading files and software patches.

-Submitting weekly expense reports and planning weekly travel.

Additionally, Northrop Grumman reserves the right to request references from the applicants.


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent and 2 years of additional education and/or related experience.

  • Candidate must have some software installation and troubleshooting skills and experience.

  • Must have computer skills, specifically in the area of working with site server and the Internet.

  • Must have some electro-mechanical installation and troubleshooting skills and experience.

  • Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust Clearance - US Citizenship required.

  • Must be able to pass a drug screening

  • Must be able to travel 100% of the time.

  • Must possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Military background a plus

  • Current Position of Public Trust clearance

  • BDS Certification

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 : Technical Support