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Northrop Grumman Northrop Grumman (DoD SkillBridge) - Logistics Planner, Colorado Springs, CO in Colorado Springs, Colorado

As one of the largest global security companies in the world, Northrop Grumman is proud to help our nation's military personnel make the transition to civilian careers. Approximately 1/4th of Northrop Grumman's 90,000 employees self-identify as veterans, and more than 1,600 are reservists.

The Northrop Grumman Military Internship Program (NG-MIP) is an approved

SkillBridge Program under Dept. of Defense Instruction 1322.29 .The NG-MIP program is an opportunity for transitioning service members to gain valuable civilian work experience through an individual internship during their last 6 months of service , for up to 180 days . The Northrop Grumman Military internship Program is open to all ranks and experience levels. SkillBridge participants are not eligible for compensation from Northrop Grumman, as they continue to receive military compensation and benefits as Active-duty service members .

Responsibilities for this internship position are:

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) has developed the Northrop Grumman - Military Internship Program (DoD SKillbridge) utilizing the DoDI guidance for Skillbridge. During this program the service member will be on-site at his or her host company performing an individual internship in an entry to mid-level career type role. The service member will be on the job training supporting a work

schedule equivalent to 40hrs per week. Outlined below are the Goals, Objectives, and Outcomes for the program.

Goals - Provide transitioning service members fellowship-style job skills training during the last portion(s) of their military commitment. This program is specifically designed to offer internships that result in the potential to transition to a full-time opportunity as the conclusion of the training. Interns will serve as a pipeline for high-speed, motivated military candidates into NGC.

Objectives - Service Members who complete the Intern program will be highly-trained, capable, future employees that align to the specific needs of the organization and are prepared to meet the NG mission "Defining Possible" on Day 1. This program provides a comprehensive internship experience including professional development, networking with leadership, and training specifically focused on NG leadership principles, company history, customer/stakeholder

engagement, product and service overview, and core job responsibilities.

Outcome - Offer transitioning service member a rewarding opportunity to join the Northrop Grumman team.

DoD SkillBridge Eligibility:

  • Has served at least 180 days on active duty

  • Is within 12 months of separation or retirement

  • Will receive an honorable discharge

  • Has taken any service TAPS/TGPS

  • Has attended or participated in an ethics brief within the last 12 months

  • Received Unit Commander (first O-4/Field Grade commander in chain of command) written authorization and approval to participate in DoD SkillBridge Program prior to start of internship.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking a Logistics Planner. This position will be located in Colorado Springs, CO . The selected candidate will be Principal Systems Administrator for the JTAGS Program supporting the Army at Colorado Springs, CO. Tasks include planning, preparation and execution of logistics support (procedures, obsolescence analysis, tracking, parts and LRU management, shipping and receiving of parts. Candidate will be responsible for inventory management and records maintenance of LRUs for JTAGS program. Performing a combination of manual and clerical tasks including asset management of all phases of material usage to include: procurement, receiving, documentation, storage, inventory/audit, issuing and retiring of equipment. Shipping and receiving duties may require the use of hand trucks, forklifts, and other devices. Receives incoming materials or prepares materials for shipment. Verifies quantity, weight and conformance of materials; prepares records of materials shipped and bills of lading; routes materials to destinations. May layout, fabricate and assemble nonstandard crating and prepare parts and tooling for special shipment. Performs data entry and maintenance on various computer systems. Ensures the execution and continuous improvement of standard logistics processes. Delivers items from JTAGS storage to customer location or other areas as needed. Directly assist Government Property Officer with equipment procurement and accountability. Performs other tasks, varied in nature, as assigned. Position requires some periods of travel.


Basic Qualifications:

  • This position emphasized skills and experience. Must have High School diploma with 4 years of relevant experience working within the Logistics areas or Bachelor's degree with 3 years experiences or Master's Degree with 1 years of experiences

  • Meets DoD SkillBridge Qualifications as per DODI 1322.29

  • Experience with asset management database data entry and maintenance

  • Attention to detail and the ability to work effectively with minimal supervision

  • Must currently possess an active DoD Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree

  • Environmental and Safety training

  • Able to address multiple issues simultaneously

  • Motivated self-starter driven by successful accomplishment of tasks

  • Able to communicate effectively with various personality types including government personnel and vendors

  • Flexible schedule in regards to holidays

  • Familiarity with Department of Defense asset control and property movement processes

  • Ability and willingness to perform many diverse tasks

  • Ability to use MS Office suite (Word, Power Point, Excel) and other software packages

  • Able to lift 40 lbs from ground level to overhead

  • Ability to create and follow standard processes and clearly document results

  • Experience with ITAR and international agreements

  • Received Unit Commander's approval to participate in DoD SkillBridge

  • Experience with software / technology development for academic and operational environments

  • Experience with VR/AR technology and applications for academic and operational environments

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 benefits will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

  • Flexible Work Arrangements

Salary min: $55,760

Salary max: $83,640

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. 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. Learn about Northrop Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

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.

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