Northrop Grumman Machinist 3 in Whiteman AFB, Missouri

Machinist 3

Requisition ID: 17019802

Location(s): United States-Missouri-Whiteman AFB

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place you.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life.

Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through enriching professional experiences and high-quality learning and development opportunities. We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world.

We are looking for an experienced Machinist to join our team at Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri.

Sets up and operations a variety of machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, planers, and precision grinders to make metal parts, mechanisms, tools, or machines to exacting tolerances and dimensions. Interprets blueprints, sketches, and engineering specifications; determines sequence of operations, number of cuts required, and method of setup; uses a variety of machinist hand tools and precision measuring instruments; makes standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work, tooling, feeds, and speed; measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points to lay out stock for machining; fits and assembles precision parts into mechanical equipment and determines material, parts, and equipment required. Some machines may be numerically controlled. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. Typically requires completion of a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience. May also go through training certifications related to on Aircraft build modifications for structures courses as applicable in support of flightline operations.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • US Citizenship Required

  • Ability to obtain DOD issued Secret security Clearance, applicant will be required to undergo extensive background investigation.

  • Minimum 4 years Machinist experience supporting Aircraft modificationsPreferred Qualification

  • Prefer current active interim or Secret clearance, or previously held a security clearance

  • AA or higher Degree

  • Additional years experience supporting Aircraft modificationsNorthrop 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.

Title: Machinist 3

Location: Missouri-Whiteman AFB

Requisition ID: 17019802