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Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems sector is seeking a Final Assembly Inspector 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located in Palmdale, CA .
Essential Job Functions
Inspects mechanical final assembly installations of the aircraft such as fuselage, wings, flaps, landing gears, and tail assemblies. Inspects systems such as hydraulic, pneumatic, oil, heat, and brakes. Visually and physically inspects electrical installations. Rechecks work after adjustment or repair. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. Maintains necessary inspection logs and writes inspection reports.
High School Diploma or equivalent GED required (education will be verified) a minimum of 2 years of relevant mechanical and/or inspection experience
Must have technical strengths in composite processing, operations, and inspection
Must be able to use standard measuring inspection tools/equipment and able to read and understand blueprints, technical specifications and operating procedures
Proficient in Microsoft applications
This position requires the ability to perform moderate strenuous physical and repetitious work to include: bending, stooping, kneeling, carrying tools, lifting up to 50 pounds and working overhead
Must be able to work around composites, epoxies, and sealants for long periods of time.
Must be able to certify for half and full face respirator
Must be able to work flexible and changing shift schedules
Ability to obtain and maintain US DoD Secret security clearance and program access.
Active DOD Secret Security Clearance was last investigated within 5 1/2 years, and the ability to obtain special program access.
2+ years of aircraft structures, systems or electrical experience.
2+ years of aircraft quality experience.
Must be able to effectively communicate
Salary Range: $56,600 - $94,300
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.
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.