Composites Mod/Repair Mech-19012242

Location: El Segundo
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: None
Number of Openings : 2
Shift : 1st Shift

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 major technological advancements throughout 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.

Aerospace Systems is currently seeking a Composites Modification and Repair Mechanic.. This person will perform modification, refurbishment, rework and repair on composite details and assemblies per engineering drawings, process specifications and nonconformance records in a multi program environment. They will perform advanced composite repairs such as scarfing, core bond, drill and fill, and patch repairs.  They must possess competencies in the composite processes of layup, bonding, curing, assembly, fastener installation and repair. Verify quality tolerance acceptances with the use of inspection techniques and tools such as micrometers, calipers, and gages.








Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent in addition to a two year technical degree or certificate in a related field and/or 4 years of related composite experience to include repair.
  • Possess the ability to work in a high performing team environment while seamlessly transitioning between multiple programs. Experience maintaining EH&S, FOE, timekeeping and calibration compliances.
  •  Demonstrated experience working with ovens, heat lamps and thermocouples, as well as hand and pneumatic tools in processes such as layup, bonding, vacuum bagging, curing, sanding, trimming, drilling, countersinking, fastener installation, and self-inspecting repairs.
  • Must be willing to work overtime and accommodate shift changes as required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working  F-35 Composite repair

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: 19012242

  Reasons to apply:

  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.
None Required