SCA Shipping/Receiving ClerkRolling Meadows, IL

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.

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what's possible. From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world. With Northrop Grumman, you'll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.

Northop Grumman Defense Systems Sector is searching for an experienced, detail-oriented Shipping/Receiving Clerk for shipment, packaging, receipt, inventory, and movement of property related to the Specialized Tactical Electronic Warfare Systems (STEWS) Contract to join our organization in Rolling Meadows, IL.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform packaging and un-packaging related responsibilities, including loading and unloading trucks using pallet jacks or a lift truck.

  • Package material for outbound shipments: prepare shipping documentation and bills of lading per contract requirements.

  • Validate all property to be packaged for shipment/stock against documentation.

  • Fabricate shipping containers.

  • Validate all incoming property against receipt documentation; inspect for damage, deliver to department within STEWS.

  • Communicate with a diverse group of supervisors, managers , and peers from multiple disciplines and organizational levels.

  • Perform physical inventory of packaging materials and establish stock levels and requirements.

  • Periodically lift and move heavy items.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent and 3+ years of experience in inventory or warehousing.

  • Basic computer knowledge.

  • Ability to safely lift a minimum of 50 lbs. from floor to waist level.

  • Ability to read, correctly comprehend, and follow written English instructions.

  • Ability to obtain an interim Secret clearance and maintain a Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with general carpentry power and hand tools used to fabricate wooden shipping crates.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Access, and Excel.

  • A current Secret Clearance.


Salary Range: $18 - $18

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

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.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.