Northrop Grumman Aircraft Electrician - Level 2 (Active DOD Clearance Required) in Palmdale, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Aircraft Electrician - Level 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.

The selected candidate will perform all duties required to lay-out, fabricate, and install electrical wiring or coaxial cables on aircraft.

Essential Functions:

  • Electrical assembly and wire harness installation

  • Checks, tests, and troubleshoots electrical systems forconformance to specifications and performs repair, removal, andreinstallation of wiring as necessary.

  • Cuts wire to length, strips insulation from wire ends,and insulates connections with plastic sleeves.

  • Attaches wire or complicated electrical systems tofixtures and accessories such as: transformers, instrument panels, andswitchboards with fasteners (bolts, screws, or solder).

  • May monitor and verify quality in accordance withstatistical process or other control procedures.

  • Required ability to be certified for a half & fullface respirator.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Minimum of 2 years' electrical experience in anaerospace, automotive, military, manufacturing and/or maintenanceenvironment

  • Must be able toperformmoderate strenuous physical and repetitious work to include:bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting, and working overhead

  • Must be able to access small confined spaces and workin an enclosed environment

  • The ability to pass Special Medical/Respiratory Exam.

  • Theability to obtain and maintain a DOD secret clearanceand programaccess prior to beginning work

  • The ability to work 1 st 5 am 3:30 pm or 2 nd shift 4:12 pm 2:42 am and any work schedule

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active DOD Secret Clearance with an investigation date/periodicreview within the last 6 years.

  • Completion of an A&P certificate program

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.