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Northrop Grumman Ground Support Equipment Mechanic 2 in Melbourne, Florida

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a GSE Mechanic 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.

The selected candidate performs scheduled maintenance and in-depth repair as required on aircraft ground support equipment. Reviews maintenance records of periodic maintenance to ensure equipment is fully operational in support of daily equipment requirements. Uses an assortment of basic hand tools in addition to precision measuring devices. Works from complex written instructions such as formal test specifications, blueprints, drawings, schematics, and manuals. May instruct lower level mechanics in technical aspects of Ground Support equipment work. Exercises appropriate safety measures.


Basic Qualifications:

High School Diploma and 2 years experience as a GSE Mechanic.

Ability to perform physical requirements of the job (prolonged physical exertions, including standing, lifting, pushing, pulling, squatting, bending, kneeling, climbing and working in awkward positions and tight areas).

Be physically active for long periods and use muscles to lift, push, pull, or carry heavy objects exceeding 50 pounds.

Must possess a valid state issued driver's license.

Expedience with aircraft diesel and gasoline powered support equipment.

Ability to troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical systems.

Ability to work independently with minimal support.

Familiar with working in an aircraft environment, FOD and tool control, flight line areas.

Must be detail oriented, teamwork oriented, and have a strong work ethic.

Must be able to learn and follow established processes, procedures, and requirements

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.

Job Category : Flight Operations