Northrop Grumman Receiving Inspector 3 in Plymouth, Minnesota
Northrop Grumman is in need of a Source Inspector based out of our Plymouth, Minnesota location.
Work in the field, as a Quality Source Inspector, under minimal or no supervision, with autonomy for independent action and decision making
Inspects purchased parts and materials for conformity to standards, specifications, and processing requirements. Inspects for proper identity and dimensions using such measuring devices as micrometers, gauges, and calipers.
Visually inspects for defects or damage such as corrosion, cracks, dents, scratches, and pits.
Verifies specifications using purchase orders, blueprints, drawing or inspection instructions, and checklists.
Makes pass/fail decisions on inspected goods.
Effectively communicate deviations and issues with the team, records the findings and works with team on quality improvement needs.
Maintains records of results. Inspections may involve compound angles or three-dimensional projections using inspection equipment such as microscopes, micrometers, telescope gauges, and other inspection tooling.
High School Diploma or equivalent
At least of 5 years' experience in an inspection environment performing in-process and/or incoming material inspections, or assembly, machining, mechanical inspection, electrical inspection or other equivalent experience.
Ability to interpret engineering and assembly drawings and specifications, GD&T standards and their application.
Ability to travel to local/regional suppliers up to 75% of the time.
General knowledge of Microsoft Office Tools, such as Excel, Word, SharePoint.
Attention to detail and able to collaborate in a team environment
Familiarity working with ERP systems, Document Control systems
Ability to prioritize and adjust tasks to accomplish the project results
Ability to make decisions which have impact on the organization's credibility, operations and services
Demonstrated ability to communicate with suppliers and internal team for win-win relationship
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in all written and verbal contexts
U.S. citizenship with ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of defense (DoD) government security clearance
Associate's Degree/College Diploma in Science, Engineering or Technology related field or equivalent a plus
Experience with inspection of larger electro-mechanical assemblies as well as electronic assembly and/or electronic inspection skills.
Knowledge of ISO9001:2015, AS9100 Rev D, AS9102
Intermediate to advanced Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerance (GD&T) skills.
IPC 600/610/620 Specifications and/or Certification
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 : Mission and Quality Assurance