Northrop Grumman Aircraft Equipment Expediter 1 in Palmdale, California
Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.
Responsible for the survey, control, dispatching, and follow-up of all types of tools pertaining to an assigned department or section of an aircraft, from control points, critical zones, and / or central control areas. Tools are in support of ground support and tooling efforts to allow for aircraft testing, launch and recovery efforts and system test equipment operations. Operate industrial equipment such as fork trucks, lift gates, tow tractors and hand trucks in the safe movement of equipment up to 9 tons. Anticipate and verify shortages and affix priorities to tool and equipment dispatch. Expedite to final destination by coordinating with requesting department (Engineering, Operations, Tooling, Planning, Material Control, etc.). Update equipment locations with CMMS and comply with all FAR requirements.
Qualifications - External
High School Diploma or GED with at least 1 year of experience in a manufacturing or simular environment
Background in inventory control
Background in equipment dispatching and movement
Background in customer service
Ability to work in an outdoor environment during various times of year
Be physically active for long periods and use muscles to lift, push, pull, or carry heavy objects exceeding 50 pounds.Ability to perform physical requirements of the job (prolonged physical exertions, including standing, lifting, pushing, pulling, squatting, bending, kneeling, climbing and working in awkward positions and tight areas).
Must be able to obtain a DOD clearance and maintain.
Basic knowledge of MS Office
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Job Category : Flight Operations