Composites Laminator Level 1 & 2 Transitioning Service Members & Veterans Encouraged to ApplyEl Segundo, CA

Requisition ID: R10162801

  • Category: Non-CJCS

  • Location: El Segundo, California, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: None

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: Any (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: No

  • Positions Available: 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.

Are you ready to put your experience to work at Northrop Grumman? If so, our Aeronautics Systems sector is currently seeking Composite Laminator/ Composite Bonder Laminator 1 & 2 based in El Segundo, CA . This role is for a hands-on person with great attention to detail, top focus on quality and excellent people skills

Job Functions:

  • Fabricate composite parts, which may include bonding prep, tool prep, ply kit generation, lamination, vacuum bagging, de-molding, trimming, and part handling

  • Handle perishable materials, paying close attention to expiration dates, out time life, and traceability information

  • Follows all planning, visual aids, and process work instructions. These instructions, in combination with part specific tooling, are used to fabricate composite parts and bonded assemblies.

  • Operate handheld tools. (e.g.) Scissors, razor knives, grinders, drills, sanders, cutting wheels, etc.

  • Excels in a team environment, supports other departments or completes other duties as necessary

  • Work in both FOE critical and FOE sensitive environments and observe all related safety procedures

  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment


Basic Qualification:

  • For a Level 1, minimum of a high school diploma or GED and 1 year of composite manufacturing/fabrication experience or approved composites certificate program.

  • For a Level 2, minimum of a high school diploma or GED and 3 years of composite manufacturing/fabrication experience or approved composites certificate program.

  • Basic computer skills, proficiency in Microsoft applications

  • Must be able to perform moderate strenuous physical and repetitious work to include bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting to 50 pounds.

  • Ability to work flexible/changing schedules including weekends.

  • Ability to work in El Segundo, CA

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Composite fabrication experience in an aerospace, military, manufacturing and/or maintenance environment

  • Demonstrated mechanical ability and able to work under limited supervision

  • Be able to operate autoclave and curing ovens

Salary Range: $52,000 - $78,000

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.