At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nations history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, theyre making history.
Northrop Grumman is seeking an Aircraft Mechanic for our Dulles, VA facilities.
This position will serve in a dual-faceted capacity - both as an Aircraft Technician 4 and Flight Engineer/Flight Attendant aboard our Gulfstream aircraft.
- The Aircraft Technician 4 performs diagnosis of system malfunctions, makes repairs and services jet aircraft and engine systems in accordance with manufacturer's technical specifications, drawings, schematics, engineering instructions, and Federal Aviation Administration regulations in our corporate flight department based at Dulles Int'l Airport. The position will maintain required FAA records, manuals, inspection forms, and other forms of technical data, both in paper and computer-based formats. This position will lead task teams on aircraft maintenance projects, be called upon to represent the Repair Station during off-site aircraft maintenance performed by various vendors, and supervise less experienced technicians when performing tasks of an in-depth nature. This position will be called upon to provide away-from-homestation
troubleshooting, possible travel for minor repair of aircraft, and to provide maintenance support at remote sites during senior leadership level meetings.
- The Flight Attendant is tasked to plan, provide, and serve all in-flight meals as well as being responsible for passenger safety throughout the flight. They consult with Executive Admin representatives for dietary needs/restrictions in
conjunction with our Flight Coordination Dept, order all inflight meals, and ensure delivery to the aircraft. The Flt Attendant conducts all Cabin Safety Briefings, maintains CPR/AED qualifications through Initial and Recurrent training, and maintains FAA qualifications as an Evacuation Crewmember.
- The Flight Engineer is required to maintain all aircraft systems in accordance with manufacturer, FAA, and Internal specifications while embarked. He serves as a member of the Cockpit Crew during all critical phases of flight monitoring
aircraft systems, serving as back-up for ATC transmissions, and as a systems expert during aircraft emergencys. If aircraft maintenance is required while the aircraft is away-from-home, he or she either performs, participates in, or
supervises the accomplishment of that maintenance depending on the scope of work required.
This position will work 1st Shift (normally 0700-1530) when performing Aircraft Technician duties and will typically participate in flying duties 10-12 days per month. The position will require the ability to work flexible hours in support of
the flight schedule, work occasional overtime, alternate scheduling and weekends as needed to support the operation.