Northrop Grumman Deployable Aircraft Mechanic 4 - Top Secret in Palmdale, California
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Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking an Aircraft Mechanic 4 for a rotational OCONUS program based out of Palmdale, CA.
The Aircraft Mechanic will be responsible for performing minor structural repairs and modifications. Troubleshoots, repairs and services aircraft and engine systems. Conducts diagnosis of malfunctions. Performs maintenance, disassembly, rework, repair, replacement, re-assembly or adjustment of various aircraft systems in accordance with technical specifications, engineering instructions, and FAA regulations. Fabricates, installs and tests installation, routing, clamping and wiring harnesses. Reads wiring diagrams and blueprints.
The Aircraft Mechanic may receive additional training and be cross utilized into aircraft low observable maintenance to fulfill the daily activities and duties required to meet contract requirements. Low Observable tasks include repair of composite or metallic structures, and sanding, stripping, testing, masking and other preparation tasks. Assigned work locations are Palmdale and Edwards AFB, CA.
High School diploma or equivalent and six years additional education and/or related experience.
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 the ability to obtain and maintain a valid U.S. passport, accept customer furnished quarters for a period up to 180 days away from primary work location and must meet medical requirements which currently includes fully vaccinated for worldwide travel.
Must have an active DoD Top Secret clearance with ability to maintain that clearance.
The ability to obtain and retain Special Program access clearance within 365 days from submission.
- Operational experience is preferred over manufacturing or production, but all candidates will be considered.
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Job Category : Flight Operations