Northrop Grumman Deployable Avionics Technician 3 - Top Secret in Palmdale, California
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Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking an Avionics Technician 3 for a rotational OCONUS position out of Palmdale, CA.
The Avionics Technician will install, test, troubleshoot, and repair avionics systems wiring in aircraft 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. Reads wiring diagrams and blueprints. Ability to operate specialty vehicles. Able to perform work in an approved environment during specified work hours. Ability to understand and follow basic instructions and guidelines. Able to relay and receive information. Ability to be subject to a variety of physical conditions.
The Avionics Technician 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. Temporary assigned work location can be at Edwards AFB, CA.
High School diploma or equivalent and four 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