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Northrop Grumman SCA Engineering Technician 3 in Yorktown, Virginia

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce, we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Northrop Grumman is seeking an SCA Engineering Technician to join our team in Yorktown, Virginia. This position is in the MK 48 Intermediate Maintenance Activity with an onsite repair capability for the MK 48 Heavyweight Torpedo. The individual will complete a variety of maintenance actions and repairs using detailed procedures and will have oversight from a direct manager.

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Must be disciplined to follow detailed instructions and comply with procedures

  • Perform a variety of repairs and maintenance actions using approved procedures (paper and electronic)

  • Accurately document repair actions (paper and electronic)

  • Test and accept assemblies per approved acceptance test procedures

  • Maintain work stations and shop equipment

  • Use common electronic test equipment, tests fixtures, and hands tools

  • Use precision measurement tooling such as calipers, dial depth gauge

  • Perform crane operations within the facility

  • Support continuous process improvement and innovation

  • Perform Quality Assurance Inspections/reviews



  • High school diploma / GED

  • Ability to wear Steel Toe Shoes and other safety gear

  • Ability to pass an Explosive Handler Physical

  • Ability to obtain Arms and Ammunition Explosive screening

  • Proficiency in Microsoft products such as windows Desktop OS, Office product suite

  • Must be able to lift 30 lb

  • Must be a US Citizen and have or be able to obtain a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance, minimum active Interim Secret clearance to start

Preferred Qualifications:

  • AA Degree/2 year technical degree

  • 2 plus years related experience or technical school certificate

  • DoD Secret security clearance

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.

Job Category : Non-CJCS