Non Destructive Test Technician (NDT) 2/3 Military & Veterans Encouraged to ApplyIuka, MS

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.

Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems is looking for a NDT Technician for our Mission Assurance team in Iuka, MS .

Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history. Our NDT team works daily on some of Northrop Grumman's most technologically advanced aircraft and our site is uniquely suited for the development, prototyping, production and testing of military aircraft systems, both manned and unmanned. The highly specialized manufacturing and engineering facility is located on the Government owned/Contractor operated (GOCO) U.S. Air Force Plant 42. Northrop Grumman occupies about 75% of Plant 42's various sites. Every day employees can see their hard work take off and land on the flight test runway.

Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. With Northrop Grumman, our NDT team enjoys a diverse, collaborative environment that is supportive to launch your career.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performs non-destructive tests (NDT) on aircraft engines or components.

  • Inspects metallic and nonmetallic materials, parts and assemblies for defects using automated and manual methods and techniques including radiography, ultrasonic, penetrant, eddy current, shearography, thermography and magnetic particle.

  • Performs NDT on various aircraft structures and components.

  • Inspect composite and metallic parts and assemblies for defects using automated and manual methods and techniques including: delete mag particle.

B asic Qualifications Level 2:

  • High School Diploma/GED and 2 years plus years of Non Destructive Test experience

  • Able to be subject to areas which could cause various phobias due to height or close spaces

  • Must be willing to work any shift, overtime or non-standard work schedule

  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain active DOD Secret Clearance and the ability to obtain Special Program Access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs

  • Must be able to pass an Eye Exam prior to start.

B asic Qualifications Level 3:

  • High School Diploma/GED and 4 years of Non Destructive Test experience

  • Able to be subject to areas which could cause various phobias due to height or close spaces

  • Must be willing to work any shift, overtime or non-standard work schedule

  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain an active DOD Secret Clearance and the ability to obtain Special Program Access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs

  • Must be able to pass an Eye Exam prior to start.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certification in Multiple Non Destructive Inspection (NDI) Disciplines

  • 2 Year degree/certification from NDI Training Institution

  • Mobile Automated Ultrasonic System experience

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Salary Range: $42,400 - $56,500

Salary Range 2: $50,400 - $67,200

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.