Northrop Grumman Field Technician 3 in Robins AFB, Georgia
At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of major technological advancements throughout our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
This position is located at Robins AFB, GA. This individual will be assigned to the Operations and Maintenance team in support of the Joint STARS weapon system under the Total System Support Responsibility contract. Individual must be comfortable working alongside of USAF customer personnel. Primary responsibility is to provide support and maintenance to the E-8 aircraft to insure that the Joint STARS fleet meets its flying schedule commitments, and Northrop Grumman meets its contractual performance metrics. Task will include the following:
Installs, operates, maintains, repairs and modifies equipment. Performs a variety of maintenance and technical support on products such as equipment, integrated systems and subsystems, and software at customer and/or field locations. Analyzes and evaluates products and related performance. Troubleshoots and diagnoses malfunctions to eliminate problem in minimum time. Installs, up grades and removes products ensuring coordinative engineering field change. Maintains effective customer communications and relations. May provide onsite training of customer support personnel.
Individual will be expected to make judgments based on their, and others, analysis of airframe and power plant related problems. Individuals assigned to this team are expected to travel outside the U.S. up to 180 days a year while assigned to a US military installation. Employees will be required to provide overall technical support of the E-8 at any location worldwide.
Secondary responsibilities will include coordinating as required with Engineering to resolve discrepancies and technical order concerns; providing guidance and support to military members at all levels of leadership. Supporting TSSR IPT Management with analysis, data, and reports as required.
Must have an AA Degree, 2 year Technical Degree or equivalent experiencein related discipline, and 3 years of related experience (7 years of experience with a high school diploma and/or GED)
Must haveknowledge of aircraft drawings and wiring diagrams, the ability to use electronic technical data
Must have an active DoD secret or top secret clearance to start
Must have basic competency in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint Preferred Qualifications: 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.