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Mechanical Technician 2 (4/10 - 1st Shift)

Northrop Grumman
Palmdale, CA 93550
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.

Aeronautics Systems sector is seeking a **Mechanical Technician 2** to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in **Palmdale, 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:**

+ High School Diploma/ equivalent with minimum of 2 years of experience as an assembler, machinist, techincian and/or a mechanic
+ Hands on experience with tool such as sanders, banders, saws, jigs, powered tools, drill press, expanders, saws, jacks, hammers, wrenches, reamers, and /or conventional mills/machineary.
+ Ability to read and interpret engineering blue prints and restore products to blue print by rework and/or repair
+ Ability to lift up to 25 Lbs
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance issued by the DOD
+ Ability to work a 4/10 Shift (Monday through Thursday)

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Knowledge of automated equipment, technology and processing
+ Ability to operate a crane and/or forlift
+ Prior expereince in operating CNC(s)
+ Active security Clearance
+ Experience with Vaccuum Forming
+ Prior Aerospace Experience
+ Knowledge of Safety, Tool control , Foreign Object Damage (FOD), Supply and HAZMAT programs
+ Experience with cutting foam, plastics, wood.

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.


**Job Category** : Technical Support


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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Mechanical Technician 2 (4/10 - 1st Shift)

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Palmdale, CA 93550

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