Principal Technical Trainer-19031061

Location: Beale AFB
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce, we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
Northrop Grumman Technology Services has a job opportunity for a Principal Technical Trainer.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Curriculum development, conducting instruction, and tracking training for international aircraft and ground segment maintenance students.
  • Developing training materials to include academic lessons, practical application exercise, and knowledge assessments specifically in the field of aircraft maintenance.
  • Knowledge of avionics systems and capability to interpret technical specifications and engineering instructions into cohesive and relevant training materials.
  • Understanding general maintenance concepts, level of repair requirements, troubleshooting procedures, and use of appropriate corrective actions.
  • Serving as aircraft Subject Matter Expert (SME) for students and other personnel as required.
  • Performing administrative duties relative to training such as record keeping, monitoring student's progress and administers maintenance training programs.
SME/Development efforts will be accomplished as a telecommuting position, while training instruction will be conducted in host country.
This position will be responsible for implementing technical training courses, facilitating customer visits, and performing lab demonstrations that provide a competitive edge for technical audiences. This will include the delivery of standard and customized training based on field needs and the delivery of new product and technology training in support of field readiness. Administer hands-on tests. The position will also be responsible for helping to create, test, and review new and existing courseware.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Previous experience with remotely piloted aircraft maintenance
  • Familiarization with curriculum development and training instruction principles
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Currently possess and ability to maintain US Secret level clearance, or higher.
  • Six plus years with Bachelors in appropriate discipline. Years of experience can be used in lieu of degree.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • (FAA) Airframe and Power Plant (A&P) Mechanic
  • Certified UAV Technician / Aircraft Electronics Technician
  • Previous Global Hawk Maintenance Experience Remotely Piloted Aircraft
  • Air Force Aircraft Maintenance Experience
  • Instructor with Training Development Experience
Travel Required: 10-25%

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.

Job ID: 19031061

What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Secret Required
Yes, 25 % of the Time
Yes - May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position