Northrop Grumman Aircraft Inspector III in Edwards AFB, California

Aircraft Inspector III

Requisition ID: 17026505

Location(s): United States-California-Edwards AFB

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place you.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life.

Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through enriching professional experiences and high-quality learning and development opportunities. We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world.

Job Description:

Northrop Grumman Technical Services is looking for qualified Lead Aircraft Inspector. In this role you will be required to have relevant experience necessary to perform all duties relevant to their chosen skillset on operationally capable aircraft. You will check, test, and troubleshoot your Subject Matter Expertise for conformance to specifications and performs repair, removal, and reinstallation as necessary. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Applicants should have a minimum High School diploma or equivalent (GED) and 4 years relevant experience in the Aviation and Aerospace industry.

  • Complete understanding of technical data and blueprints.

  • Able to drive/operate specialty vehicles.

  • Ability to analyze situations to discover facts, knowledge, interpretations to carry out prescribe actions(s).

  • Able to perform work in an approved environment during specified work hours.

  • Ability to be subject to a variety of physical conditions.

  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills as well as oral and written communication skills are required.

  • Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends and support on call status for 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, 365 days a year.

  • Must have and maintain a valid U.S. passport, accept customer furnished quarters for a period up to 120 days away from primary work location and comply with mobility requirements such as chemical warfare training and immunizations that may include anthrax and smallpox.

  • Must meet medical requirements for worldwide travel.

  • Must possess and be able to maintain a minimum active Secret Security Clearance.

  • The ability to obtain and retain Special Program access clearance within 365 days from submission.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Operational experience is preferred over manufacturing or production, but all candidates will be considered.

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 statement, please U.S. Citizenship is required for this position.

Title: Aircraft Inspector III

Location: California-Edwards AFB

Requisition ID: 17026505