Non-Destructive Test Technician 5Plymouth, MN

Requisition ID: R10152807

  • Category: Mission and Quality Assurance

  • Location: Plymouth, Minnesota, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: Secret

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time

  • Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

  • Positions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman’s, Armament Systems Business Unit is looking for a Non-Destructive Test Technician 5 to join our team of dedicated, diverse individuals based out of our Plymouth, MN facility.

Armament Systems specializes in the development and production of Ammunition, Guns and Precision Guidance Ordinance.

Responsibilities include:

• Performs non-destructive tests (NDT) on parts and assemblies.

• Inspects metallic and nonmetallic materials, parts and assemblies for defects using automated and manual methods and techniques including radiography, ultrasonic, penetrant, eddy current, and magnetic particle.

• Interpret codes, standards & requirements concerning NDT methods.

• Train, qualify and certify Level 2 technicians.

• Conduct proficiency reviews.

• Maintain and improve NDT work instructions,

• Audit and approve outside agencies for NDT services.

• Audit NDT processes, records and certifications.

• Approve test processes and instructions.

• Issue resolutions and dispositions.

• Provide technical support and NDT consultation services to end users.

• Develop NDT equipment and fixtures per design requirements.

• Maintain documentation structure and record storage per process.

• Ensure safe practices are utilized and in compliance with industry standards, specifications, government regulations and internal preventive maintenance requirements.

Basic Qualifications Level:

• 6 years works experience directly related Radiography (RT) and Ultrasonic (UT)

• 3 years documented Level 3 certification/experience per NAS 410.

• Certification in Multiple Non-Destructive Test/Inspection (NDT) Disciplines

• Able to travel up to 25% of the time.

• This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain an active DOD Secret Clearance.

• Must be a US Citizen

• Able to pass an Eye Exam prior to start

Preferred Qualifications:

• 8 years works experience directly related Radiography (RT) and Ultrasonic (UT)

Salary Range: $84,800 - $141,400

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

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.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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. U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.