Paint & Process Worker-Entry Level-19015317

Location: El Segundo
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: None
Number of Openings : 5
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 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 a Paint & Process Worker to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in El Segundo, CA.


In this role, the selected candidate:


Paints aircraft interior, exterior and piece parts.


Prepares for painting by masking, stripping, washing aircraft sections and components.


Blends and mixes paints, inks, and coatings to proper spraying consistency.


Performs detail and touch-ups.


Sets-up and coordinates processes for painting production parts.


Basic Qualifications: 

  • High School diploma/GED
  • Experience painting and preparing surfaces or parts for paint.
  • Must have the ability to pass a special medical/respiratory exam.
  • Must have the ability to be certified for half as well as full face respirator.
  • Must be able to perform repetitive physical activity such as: bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting, and working overhead.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous F-35 of F/A -18 experience preferred.
  • At least six (6) months of aircraft painting experience preferred


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: 19015317

  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