Northrop Grumman Inspector 3 in San Diego, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 GrummanMission Systems (NGMS) is looking for a Quality Inspector 3 to support the Inspection team located in San Diego, CA facility.

The selected candidate will perform in-process and final inspections on machined parts, assemblies, and / or sub-assemblies. The inspections will be performed to engineering requirements specified per ANSI Y14.5 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD&T) or equivalent standard.

The Inspector must have the ability to read / interpret engineering drawings and Purchase Orders (POs). The candidate must have experience using various mechanical inspection tools, such as micrometers and calipers. Experience performing First Article Inspections (FAIs) in accordance to the AS9102 standard and knowledge of applicable industry standards like IPC-A-610 or equivalent is highly desired.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years' experience performing inspections in aerospace or military / defense manufacturing with proficiency using Microsoft Word and Excel.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma and 5+ years of relevant mechanical inspection experience in the Aerospace Industry

  • 5+ yearsof experienceworking with performance & inspection documents, per IPC (Institute forPrinted Circuits)

  • Ability to obtain & maintain a DoD Secret clearance (US Citizenship required)

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.