Northrop Grumman Mechanical Technician 2 in Redondo Beach, California

Mechanical Technician 2

Requisition ID: 18005718

Location(s): United States-California-Redondo Beach

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

Systems Integration, Test and Evaluation is hiring a Mechanical Technician to join our diverse and talented team in Redondo Beach, CA.

Performs a variety of duties assisting mechanical engineers in the development of mechanical and electromechanical engineering designs, tests, fabrications, modifications, assemblies and components. Drafts detailed drawings for fabrication. Devices, fabricates, and assembles new or modified mechanical components or assemblies. Sets up and tests complete prototype units and subassemblies under operational conditions. Analyzes data and recommends modifications to components or test procedure to meet desired specifications.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Active SCI clearance required

  • Associate's degree or equivalent education/training and experience

  • 1 year of experience as a mechanical technician / machinist

  • Demonstrated ability to perform precision assembly on spacecraft hardware

  • Demonstrated ability to read and perform assembly to complex engineering drawings

  • Demonstrated ability to perform bonding and painting operations on spacecraft hardware

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with antennas and electronics precision assembly

  • Work independently with minimal direction

  • Strong communication skills and able to work in diverse teams of design engineers, manufacturing engineers and technicians

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Mechanical Technician 2

Location: California-Redondo Beach

Requisition ID: 18005718