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Northrop Grumman Calibration Technician 3 in Rocket Center, West Virginia

Role description & Responsibilities:

  • Successful candidate will work independently to perform a wide range of calibration tasks.

  • Install, set-up, and maintain electronic and mechanical equipment used in the verification of precision manufactured products.

  • Maintain calibration system with traceability to National Bureau of Standards.

  • Communicate solutions to routine technical problems within the Metrology Lab's policies and procedures.

  • Take a proactive role in supporting the Metrology Lab Team and in providing customer support building a high level of trust with internal and external customers.

  • Supports ISO/IEC 17025 certification efforts as needed; familiarity with ANSI/Z540; supports audits, as required.

  • Supports or leads PES continuous improvement project(s), as required.

  • Supports KPIs


Basic Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in Electrical, Electronics, Engineering Technology, or other related technical field, or equivalent military training.

  • 2+ years of experience working in a manufacturing industry is preferred.

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance which requires US Citizenship as a pre-requisite.

  • The candidate must possess the ability to interact with Engineers within the organization, for any advice and questions regarding the various products we design and manufacture for which the candidate will be troubleshooting and repairing.

  • Experience is needed in having used a wide variety of Testing and Measurement Equipment (off the shelf and custom) and with being proficient with many types of hand tools (mostly Electronics), in addition to light mechanical tools as well.

  • Being both organized and Computer literate is necessary as all Calibration Failure Notices (CFN's), repair actions, etc., are provided by calibration software.

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Mission and Quality Assurance