Aircraft Electrician 2 Saint Augustine, FL

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.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems is looking for a candidate to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in our Manufacturing Operations Organization as an Aircraft Electrician 2 supporting our Saint Augustine, Florida site.

This role is for a hands-on person with great attention to detail, top focus on quality and excellent people skills.

If you are intrigued by this opportunity keep reading below.

Essential Functions:

  • Electrical assembly and wire harness installation

  • Checks, tests, and troubleshoots electrical systems for conformance to specifications and performs repair, removal, and reinstallation of wiring as necessary.

  • Cuts wire to length, strips insulation from wire ends, and insulates connections with plastic sleeves.

  • Attaches wire or complicated electrical systems to fixtures and accessories such as: transformers, instrument panels, and switchboards with fasteners (bolts, screws, or solder)

  • May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

  • Daily usage of manufacturing shop controls and systems

  • Use of appropriate PPE when working on the shop floor

  • Recommend and implement continuous improvement activities in production methods, equipment performance and team effectiveness.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED and a 2 years' electrical experience in an aerospace, automotive, military, manufacturing and/or maintenance environment

  • Must be able to perform moderate strenuous physical and repetitious work to include: bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting up to 25 pounds, and working overhead.

  • Must be able to access small, confined spaces and work in an enclosed environment.

  • The ability to work any shift.

  • The ability to pass Medical Exam

  • Ability to obtain and maintain Secret DoD Clearance within a reasonable amount of time as required by the business.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in aerospace manufacturing.

  • Ability to read complex blueprints and diagrams.

  • Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose advanced electrical systems and diverse problems associated with the manufacturing build.

  • Working knowledge of electrical tools and their basic functions.

  • Ability to follow and comprehend area work orders/ work instructions to completion.

  • Completion of an A&P certificate program

  • E2 Experience

  • Active Secret DoD Clearance investigated within the last 5 1/2 years.

Salary Range: $41,000 - $68,400

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.

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.