Northrop Grumman A/C Installer Structure in El Segundo, California

A/C Installer Structure

Requisition ID: 18006669

Location(s): United States-California-El Segundo

US Citizenship Required for this Position: No

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a A/C Installer Structure to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in El Segundo, CA.

This position will be responsible for supporting the F/A-18 Production Line. This position requires the assembly and installation of parts and assemblies of production aircraft. The selected individual is responsible to ascertain correct location, identify the relationship of parts using bench templates and jigs to hold fixtures. Work functions to be performed following both verbal and written instructions and procedures.

The selected individual will be responsible for the safe use of drills, dimples, file grinds, trims, countersinks, clamps, and Cleco fasteners. These will be used to place prefabricated parts together in established locations. Drilling will be performed by hand or through the use of spacematic equipment along with the frequent use of rivets and bucking. Additionally, there will be use of repetitive type parts or assemblies that have been assigned to a specialized group, such as nut plate group, squeeze group, drilling & riveting group.

Work may also be performed in other fields as necessary to complete assemblies. The selected individual is also responsible for the use of simple blueprints and schematics to assemble and install structural parts to the aircraft. The use of math involving decimals and fractions will be needed. All work must be verified to ensure quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. There may be work performed in confined spaces. The selected individual will also be responsible for maintaining required certifications and qualifications on area of specialization.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Ability to work in a variety of physical conditions

  • Ability to work any shift or schedule.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Airframe Program Certificate from Spartan College

  • Experience reading blueprints

  • Mechanical experience.

  • Ability to measure parts with micrometers and/or calipers to verify dimensions.

  • Ability to utilize computer based systems to perform duties

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.

Title: A/C Installer Structure

Location: California-El Segundo

Requisition ID: 18006669