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 Aerospace Systems is seeking an Aircraft Assembler Structures to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in El Segundo, CA.
This occupation requires the assembly, including necessary fabrication of aircraft mechanical and structural parts, of production aircraft.
The selected candidate will determine correct location, identify and relationship of parts from assembly blueprints, production illustrations and associated information to assemble aircraft mechanical and structural parts, units, and assemblies.
This individual will work with jigs, fixtures, and tooling, or without them, when work operations do not require their use.
Job responsibilities include:
Rivets and assembles repetitive type parts that have been assigned to specialized group, such as nutplate group, squeeze group, drilling & riveting group, etc.
When the work assignment is to other than specialized group skill level required to perform the assigned shall be comparable to that required in the specialized group. The number of parts in the assembly and the time required to complete will be given consideration in determining the difficulty of the assignment, but will not be the sole determining factor.
Rivets and reams by hand and power; drills, countersinks, dimples, presses, squeeze rivets and fits component parts together. May do layout for drilling holes for nutplates, clips, etc, not requiring precise measurements and markings.
Perform pickup, repair and rework as necessary where the type and kind of work is within the level of difficult required to perform the regular assignments of the classification.
May direct and train other employees as assigned. Performs such work in other fields as is necessary to complete assignment. May work with the assistance of lower classified employees; may assist higher classified workers on occasion.
Use arithmetic involving decimals and fractions.
May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.
May be required to work in confined space. Maintained required certifications and qualifications on area of specialization.
Must be able to utilize computer based systems to perform duties.
Must be willing/able to work any shift or schedule.