U103 GENERAL MACH B - LGSunnyvale, CA

Requisition ID: R10162020

  • Category: Non-CJCS

  • Location: Sunnyvale, California, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: None

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: Second Shift - B (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: No

  • 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.


  • Minimum 12 years' experience in extensive setup on CNC machines holding tolerances to +/-. 0005

  • Experienced machining castings and forgings.

  • Ability to read and write G-Code, read and understand drawings and GD&T.

  • Computer knowledge and experience to view instructions, log work and enter characteristics, receive and send emails, complete online training.

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to write and articulate job requirements and status to managers, leads and co-workers between shifts.

  • Dedicated team member with the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.

  • High school diploma/GED


CNC Horizontal, Vertical Milling and Turning Centers, Line Boring, Layout Machine, Indexing Tables, Fixtures, Jigs, Angle Plates, Planer Blocks and Jacks, Chuck Jaws, Clamps, Shims, Nuts, Bolts, Vises, Big Plus Tool Holders, Misc. Tooling for Boring, Drilling, Threading. Measuring tools; Pin and Block Gages, I.D./O.D. Micrometers, Depth Micrometers, Surface Gages, Hight Gage, Pitch Gage, Calipers, etc. Cranes, Rigging and PPE


Carbon, Stainless Steel, Alloy Steel, rough and semi‑finished stock, Castings, Forgings, grinding wheels, stones, solvent, acetone, anti‑rust preservative, etc.


  • Comprehend specific manufacturing work instructions through MI package, drawings, operation sheets, work authorizations and set‑up sheets.

  • Setup and perform a variety of machining operations on large multi axis CNC mills and lathes.

  • Position, align, level and clamp workpieces and/or fixtures to tolerances required in all axis.

  • Disassemble setups of jobs, clean and return fixtures, gages, tools, etc., to their assigned locations.

  • Maintain tools, equipment and work area in a clean and orderly condition. Maintain a working knowledge of various machining principles and practices, processes, capabilities, tooling, and technologies.

  • Recommend and/or initiate changes in machining procedures and methods to improve operating efficiency.

  • Clear and precise verbal and written communication of pertinent job information to employees assigned to the same machines on follow up shifts.

  • Perform work of equal or lower classification as required. Follow all safety, OSHA and ISO regulations.

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.