Northrop Grumman Sr Principal Maintenance Trainer - Secret in Palmdale, California
Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you.
As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
Northrop Grumman Defense System is seeking a Senior Principal Maintenance Trainer position out of Palmdale, CA. The successful candidate will establish and direct a training system and/or conducts classroom and practical instruction to provide technical knowledge for the safe maintenance, repair, and operation of aircraft, aircraft systems, ground equipment, tools, test equipment, stores and facilities, according to established procedures. Analyzes current operating problems and future operating requirements to identify training needs and develop training programs. Writes, edits, and sustain materials for technical instruction. Provides assistance and support to all divisions in helping them determine their training needs and develop and conduct their maintenance training programs. Establishes and directs the maintenance of a program wide training and qualification record system. Maintains currency in technical developments, technical training, and audiovisual techniques. Coordinates all required technical training.
A candidate for this position will be teaching others, and should be proficient in the tasks of performing minor structural repairs and modifications and be able to troubleshoot, perform repairs, and service aircraft and engine systems. Should be able to teach others how to conduct diagnosis of malfunctions, perform maintenance, disassembly, rework, repair, replacement, re-assembly or adjustment of various aircraft systems in accordance with technical specifications, engineering instructions, and FAA regulations.
Assigned work locations are Palmdale and Edwards AFB, Ca.
Candidates must have a minimum of 10 years of experience with Bachelor's Degree or 8 years with a Master's. Experience may be used in lieu of education.
Ability to gain proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Captivate, Evolution Learning Content Management System (LCMS) and Learning Management System (LMS) or similar training development software, and an ability to swiftly learn and become proficient with related software used for training development, project tracking, and presentations.
Ability to research engineering data, technical manuals, and utilize subject matter experts, team members, and established processes to complete complex training materials, schedules, and related projects under very general supervision.
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills as well as oral and written communication skills are required for the position.
Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends and support on call status for 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, 365 days a year.
Must meet medical requirements for worldwide travel. Additionally, must have and maintain a valid U.S. passport, accept customer furnished quarters for a period up to 120 days away from primary work location and comply with mobility requirements such as chemical warfare training and immunizations that may include anthrax and smallpox.
Must have an active Secret DoD clearance with ability to maintain that clearance. Have the ability to obtain and retain Special Program access clearance within 365 days from submission is a condition of employment.
Active DoD Top Secret Clearance
Degree in the field of Education, experience as a training courseware developer using Adobe Captivate and IBM Evolution Learning Content Management System (LCMS), and Learning Management System (LMS) is preferred.
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Flight Operations