Aircraft Equipment Expediter 1/2Clearfield, UT

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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector is seeking an Aircraft Equipment Expeditor 1/2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals.

This position will be located in Clearfield, UT where technology and teamwork come together. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Manufacturing organization working in a collaborative environment while promoting a positive and proactive teamwork environment.

**This position requires a willingness to work any shift including weekends and requires onsite presence due to the nature of the role.

Job Description:

Responsible for the survey, control, dispatching, and follow-up of all types of tools pertaining to an assigned department or section of an aircraft, from control points, critical zones, and / or central control areas. Tools are in support of ground support and tooling efforts to allow for aircraft testing, launch and recovery efforts and system test equipment operations. Operate industrial equipment such as fork trucks, lift gates, tow tractors and hand trucks in the safe movement of equipment up to 9 tons. Anticipate and verify shortages and affix priorities to tool and equipment dispatch. Expedite to final destination by coordinating with requesting department (Engineering, Operations, Tooling, Planning, Material Control, etc.). Update equipment locations with CMMS and comply with all FAR requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Review, control, dispatch, and follow-up of all types of tools and equipment within assigned call centers.

  • Operate industrial equipment safely, including forklifts, lift gates, tow tractors, 20-ton overhead cranes, and hand trucks for the movement of up to 9 tons of equipment.

  • Anticipate equipment shortages, determine priorities for tool and equipment dispatch, and expedite delivery by coordinating with relevant departments (Engineering, Operations, Tooling, Planning, Material Control, etc.).

  • Maintain accurate equipment locations using Asset Smart and ensure compliance with all FAR requirements.

This requisition may be filled as a Level 3 or Level 4 depending on the years of relevant experience

Level 1 Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Basic knowledge of warehousing

  • Ability to learn how to operate heavy machinery

  • Ability to work inside and outside in a warehouse / shop floor environment.

  • DOD Secret Clearance

  • Ability to obtain Special Program Access within a reasonable timeframe as required by the business.

Level 2 Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role, preferably in the aerospace or manufacturing industry.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in driving Forklifts

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in operating overhead crane

  • Assembly Tooling Knowledge

  • Ability to work inside and outside in a warehouse / shop floor environment.

  • DOD Secret Clearance

  • Ability to obtain Special Program Access within a reasonable timeframe as required by the business.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficient in the use of industrial moving equipment and familiar with computerized maintenance management system (CMMS).

  • Knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) and safety standards.

  • 3+ years of experience in a similar role, preferably in the aerospace or manufacturing industry.

  • 3+ years of experience in driving Forklifts

  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to anticipate needs and prioritize tasks.

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively with teams across various departments.

  • In Scope Special Program Access

Salary Range: $32,400 - $54,000

Salary Range 2: $38,600 - $64,300

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.