Flight Test Tech 3-19016289

Location: Melbourne
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact peoples lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, theyre making history.


Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an E-2D Flight Test Technician 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida. 


Responsibilities for this position include (but are not limited to): 

The work would involve scheduled, unscheduled maintenance, developmental, experimental and servicing in accordance with manuals and engineering specifications. Company owned tools will be provided to perform the job. The candidate will be willing to cross train with other maintenance fields to meet company objectives during aircraft flight test periods.

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. 



Basic Qualifications: 

  • High school diploma and/or GED and four years' experience on U.S. Navy E2/C2 aircraft
  • Must be familiar with the launch and recovery operations of the E-2/C-2 aircraft
  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Security Clearance


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Certification as Collateral Duty Inspector (CDI)
  • Certification as E2/C2 Plane Captain
  • Experienced in using MES (Manufacturing Execution System)
  • Working knowledge of the OPNAV Instruction 4790 tool control program
  • Familiar working with IETM's
  • An active DoD secret or top secret clearance

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: 19016289

  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.
Secret Required