Northrop Grumman Assembler 1 - 2nd shift in San Diego, California

How do cyber terrorists get past the industry's best? They don't. There are too many of us here at Northrop Grumman fighting virtual threats, making sure that enterprises and entire countries are protected from large-scale attacks. Join us as we design programs and applications that make sure data and networks are safe. You'll help create the hardware that keeps out the bad guys and build relay systems that deliver secure communications to our forces worldwide. And you'll be supported by training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global security.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Avionics and Tactical Networks (ATN) headquartered in San Diego, CA focuses on delivering advanced military communications, network architectures and support systems that enable network-centric operations for defense and homeland security customers worldwide. Come join our team of diverse, qualified individuals as an Assembler 1 and realize the rewards of conquering a new challenge.

If you have experience or interest in assembling filters for RF equipment or J-STD-001 solder certification or equivalent soldering skills we want to talk to you!

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking an Assembler 1at our Rancho Carmel facility in San Diego to support our 2nd shift.2nd shift hours are from 3:30 pm - 1:00 am and follows a 9/80 work schedule. The Assembler 1performs wiring component installation and hand soldering, disassembling, modifying, reworking or reassembling Printed Circuit Board units using various hand and pneumatic tools.

In this role, you'll:

  • Perform mechanical assembly, cable assembly, component forming and mounting, andhigh reliability assembly.

  • May work with various chemicals and solvents for long periods and will complete part marking and simple continuity checks on work in process and completed units.

  • Work from verbal or written instructions that provide detailed methods and sequence of assembly operations in addition to using wiring diagrams and assembly drawings.

  • Complete repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations on electronic and/or mechanical assemblies and subassemblies such as modules, boards, panels, drawers, frames, and cables.

  • Disassemble, modify, rework, reassemble, and test experimental or prototype assemblies and subassemblies according to specifications and under simulated conditions.



Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be able to work Second Shift.

  • High School diploma

  • Must have some experience/exposure with soldering small electronic devices. This may include Surface Mount, Thru Hole, and soldering performed with filter assemblies.

  • Knowledge of techniques, approaches, guidelines, policies and procedures in the job area.

  • Must be able to perform assembly techniques in order to make modifications, reworks and assemblies.

  • Ability to perform basic problem solving techniques which are fully defined and available through the supervisor, coworkers and written materials.

  • Must have the ability to obtain a Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must possess basic, verbal and written communication skills for minimal interaction with others.

  • Exposure/Knowledge of Filter assemblies and/or current J-STD-001 certification.

  • 1 year of manufacturing/electronics experience.

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

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 most positions.