Mission Assurance Receiving Inspector 3 - 11550 Ogden, UT

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Mission Assurance Receiving Inspector 3. This position will be located at the KDC facility in Ogden, Utah and will support the Sentinelprogram.

This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

What You'll Get to Do:

Start your future with a new mission: Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP). As a part of the NGSP Team, you will work with experts that develop systems and solutions to keep our world safe. Together we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. Most of all, it's the work that makes a difference. 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, but they're also making history. Join us and launch your career.

The Quality Inspector defines and monitors mission assurance program specifications and processes to ensure mission success of programs. Performs or assures quality, risk management, safety, reliability and maintainability of program achievements, subcontractors, and suppliers in accordance with contractual requirements. Assesses program performance and risks and determines resources to ensure mission assurance.

The preferred candidate will use 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, sub assemblies, 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. Analyzes defective parts to determine cause of defect and recommends corrective action. May determine method and sequences necessary to perform inspections.

Job Responsibilities may include:

  • Experience with SAP, perform receiving inspection, acceptance and rejection of material and assemblies.

  • Experience or certification to IPC or Military Standards for Inspection.

  • Perform local source inspection at suppliers' facilities.

  • Performs required inspections and nondestructive tests (UT, MT, PT, visual, dimensional, load tests, etc.) on mechanical, electrical, or structural components or systems to ensure conformance with the quality requirements.

  • This job reports to a Supervisor, Inspection and works under general supervision.

  • Work is performed within the confines of standardized company and industry policies, practices, and procedures.

  • This job has decision-making responsibilities with regard to the acceptance or rejection of work and tests performed and the determination of measuring equipment used.

  • Inspects and performs tests on mechanical, electrical, or structural components and assemblies.

  • Inspections vary from close tolerance dimensional checks to general surveillance of the work in progress.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 4 years of inspection experience with a HS diploma/GED; or 2 years of inspection experience with a bachelor's degree ; or 6 years of experience in lieu of degree.

  • Experience with CAD Modeling

  • Demonstrated experience with or certification to IPC or Military Standards for Inspection.

  • U.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance

  • Working Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

  • Experience with programing and inspecting product using Coordinate Measurement Machines (CMMs).

  • Proficiency with Microsoft office (Word/Excel/PowerPoint)

  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 35 lbs

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Receiving, mechanical, harness and electrical assembly inspection experience

  • Experience with Laser Tracking Measurement equipment

  • Working knowledge of SAP data entry for receiving and inspection

  • Knowledge and experience in the use of SAP MRP system Quality Module including deficiency reporting

  • Aerospace and Defense inspection

  • Six Sigma Training

  • Active Secret or Top-Secret Clearance

Salary Range: $48,800 - $81,400

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. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. 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.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.