Northrop Grumman Mechanical Technician 4 in Palmdale, California

Performs production and flight line testing and maintenance. Repairs, modifies, installs, and tests mechanical systems. Performs duties / functions of test personnel in area(s) of assignment. Determines and performs the sequence for installing, removing, maintaining, repairing critical components / systems working with engineering.

Performs testing, rework and repair in various fields of specialization. Applies theories and skills in accomplishing assigned tasks. Works from electronic data, blueprints, sketches, engineering drawings, technical orders, engineering orders, schematics, block diagrams and other technical documents on mechanical, hydraulics, power plant, and/or structures. Performs modifications and adjustments as necessary.

Performs mechanical maintenance, repair, testing and troubleshooting in support of specific test objectives. Constructs, troubleshoots, calibrates, adjusts, tests, and maintains various types of complex equipment, components, devices or systems. Notifies lead personnel or supervision of any / all malfunctions, defects and damages to equipment, material and product. Checks work for completeness and accuracy. Position requires ability to interpret and use drawings and engineering documents to repair, maintain, or modify complex systems.

Position will require some domestic travel.

Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends as required.

Basic Qualifications:

AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and6 years of related experience or High School Diploma and 10 years of related experience.

Must have an Active DoD Secret Clearance with ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance, must have ability to obtaina Special Program Access (SAP) prior to start.

Must be able to lift 30lbs

Basic computer proficiency (MS, Word, Excel, Outlook)

Preferred Qualifications:

Active Top Secret clearance with investigation closeout within the last 3 years.

Operational experience preferred over manufacturing/production but all candidates will be considered.

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Job Category : Flight Operations