Northrop Grumman Final Assembly Inspector 3 in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Final Assembly Inspector 3

Requisition ID: 18010341

Location(s): United States-Louisiana-Lake Charles

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company whose work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects? If so, Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. It’s not the systems that drive us: it’s the soldier our systems bring home. It’s not just the equipment that motivates us: it’s the people our equipment protects. It’s not the innovation that gets us up in the morning: it’s whom those innovations serve. We’re united by our work to help people and protect the world. And that mission makes our team even stronger.

When you join Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that’s uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We’re committed to our employees’ professional and personal development and success.

Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.

Job Description

Northrop Grumman is seeking an Inspector 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals on the JSTARS Program. This program has served our War Fighters for 20 plus year and still going responsible for providing end-to-end maintenance on a very interesting 707 aircraft platform.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Ref, SOW 1361 Conduct Product Inspections for Acceptability

  • Ref, SOW 1361 Provide Quality oversight of the Operations Workforce

  • Ref, SOW 1361 Review all completed MES documentation to ensure all documentation is correct and ready for final closure.

Job Description

Uses predetermined methods, operations, setups and prescribed specifications to inspect visually in-process and completed products such as electronic units and subsystems, precision electromechanical assemblies or mechanical units, subassemblies, structural flaws, internal defects, and missing welds. Uses various measuring devices. Accepts, rejects, or reworks defective or malfunctioning units or systems. Works from blueprints, diagrams, dial indicators, preset micrometers, scales, fixtures, customer specifications, drawing or inspection instructions and checklists. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. Performs line clearances after each lot to ensure all materials from the previous lot have been removed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) and at least 4years inspection experience in the following, inspecting structure, electrical systems and wiring, flight control system operation, rigging, Flight Line Operations

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance

  • Ability to relay and receive information

  • Able to follow basic instructions andguidelines

  • Ability to pay continuous attention todetailed operations

  • Ability to apply diversification toapproach a fairly routine processes

  • Able to understand sequence ofoperations or actions to be taken

  • Ability to understand and follow basicinstructions and guidelines


Ability to move objects from onelocation to another


Able to perform work in an approvedenvironment during specified work


Ability to change physical locations based upon need


Ability to be subject to both externaland internal environmental conditions


Ability to communicate over ambientnoise level


Ability to be subject to a variety ofphysical and atmospheric conditions


Able to wear respirator or other safetygear


Able to be subject to areas which couldcause various phobias due to height orclosed spaces


Able to operate motor vehicles or heavyequipment

Preferred Qualifications:

• AA Degree

• A&P License

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Title: Final Assembly Inspector 3

Location: Louisiana-Lake Charles

Requisition ID: 18010341