Northrop Grumman Production Operator 2 in Santa Rosa, California

Production Operator 2

Requisition ID: 18007520

Location(s): United States-California-Santa Rosa

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Performs functions associated with optical coating manufacturing operations:

  • Chamber foil, hardware bead blasting, machine condition data collection, coating deposition, post processing of coated products including spectral, environmental, and electrical testing of end products

  • Familiarity with computer programs including Excel and Word to collect data. Creates/revises work instructions for existing processes

  • Ability to follow critical work instructions for the technician’s assigned platform (past and present) and related analytical equipment

  • Prepare calibration run-sheets, coats calibration runs, analyzes results, and revises tooling factors for calibration runs

  • Includes full understanding of the optical monitor and crystal monitor system

  • Proficient with computer programs to collect and evaluate operating data (i.e. Spectral Eval, TF Calc, SPI In-house LabView scripts, and Macros)

  • Technician assists in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process (coating group or shift factors, tooling factors, matching layer optimization)

  • Assist engineers in designing and conducting experiments

  • Ability to troubleshoot machine hardware and provide sound diagnostic feedback to Maintenance and Engineering departments

Basic Qualifications:

- High School Diploma or GED and 2 years experience in a production manufacturing environment.

- Ability to adapt quickly to new technologies and methods

- Acute attention to detail

- Ability to obtain and maintain a government security clearance

- Must be able to work and shift or work schedule

Preferred Qualifications:

- Experience working with thin film optics

- Good math skills

  • - Good verbal communication skillsNorthrop 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.

Title: Production Operator 2

Location: California-Santa Rosa

Requisition ID: 18007520