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Northrop Grumman Numerical Control Pgmr (Active DoD Clearance Required) in Palmdale, California

Manufacturing and Production


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.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Numerical Control Programmer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.

In this role you will develop and write programs for numerically controlled machines using engineering specifications and drawings. Additionally, you will analyze engineering drawings to define configuration of parts and determine type and sequence of machine operations, as well as develop programs for machining parts, tools, or sheet metal on numerically controlled machine tools. Other responsibilities of this role include, making proper cutter selections for each part, taking into consideration such factors as speeds, types of cutters, feeds, and control system limitations; selecting program routines for the most efficient computer calculation of dimensional and machining requirements for each part; and testing and modifying existing parts programs for engineering changes or program improvements.

Job Category : Manufacturing and Production