Northrop Grumman F-35 Aircraft Low Observ Mech / Structure Mech 3 in Lemoore, California
Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
We are currently seeking F-35 Low Observable / Structure Mechanics based in Lemoore, CA. In this role, you will be responsible for all aircraft low observable outer mold line and aircraft structures materials and applications. Interpreting technical blue print/drawings, process specifications, manufacture instructions, and documenting maintenance. Prepares/modifies composite or metallic surfaces for assembly, coating applications by performing various operations such as sanding, stripping, applying vacuum, performing porosity testing, masking and other preparation tasks, through final finish. Installs and removes close tolerance aircraft fasteners and special fasteners. Conducts cold working operations. Mixes and applies sealants, gap fillers and any other required processes prior to paint which may require the use of heating devices. Mixes and applies paints and other coatings at the proper application consistency. Applies additional surface details to manufacturer specifications. Performs or coordinates component-level testing for specification compliance after applications have been completed. Utilize aircraft ground support equipment to perform aircraft maintenance tasks. Applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems. May perform similar duties in aircraft build, removal and installation of aircraft components, operational and functional checks, and modification or other maintenance roles.
Job Category : Flight Operations