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Calibration Technician 4

Requisition ID: R10080922

  • Category IconCategory: Mission and Quality Assurance
  • Location IconLocation: Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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, they're making history.

Calibrates electronic test measuring equipment and signal generating equipment to conform to set standards. Tests, calibrates, adjusts, and maintains electromechanical, mechanical, optical, pneumatic, hydro mechanical, and pressure-type measuring and indicating instruments. Sets up calibration sequences, methods and procedures according to detailed specifications, blueprints, drawings, and requirements. Disassembles, cleans, repairs, and replaces defective parts of test equipment such as pressure gauges and tension meters. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

Basic Qualifications Band Level 4:

  • High School diploma or equivalent and 6 years additional education and/or related experience in an equipment calibration lab environment or equivalent
  • Intermediate knowledge of Oscilloscopes, Digital Multimeters, and the ability to read and interpret schematic drawings.
  • Must have good computer skills and experience with using Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  •  Ability to work in collaborative team environment
  • Able to prioritize and adjust tasks simultaneously to accomplish the project result
  • Able to analyze data to discover facts, knowledge, interpretations to carry out
    prescribed action(s).
  • Able to perform work in an approved environment during specified work hours and support occasional overtime work as needed.
  • Ability to compute, analyze, and interpret numerical data for reporting purposes.
  • Ability to validate and adjust precise measurements.
  • Ability to frequently move and position objects weighing up to 40 lbs.
  • Ability to frequently push a calibration cart to various on-site locations
  • Ability to frequently bend, kneel and stoop to gain access to equipment and adjustments

Preferred Qualifications Band Level 4:

  • 3 years or more experience in an equipment calibration lab environment or equivalent
  • A thorough knowledge with various Measuring and Test Equipment Calibration Standards.
  • Operation experience with vacuum, pressure, thermo-dynamic and optical measuring equipment desired.
  • Familiarity with military and aerospace industry concepts, practices, procedures and regulatory requirements.
  • Excellent computer skills and experience with using Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, Word, and Outlook. Knowledge in design of formulas and macros.
  • Capable electronic equipment troubleshooting skills including isolating issues down to the component level.
  • Able to apply technologies, scientific principles, theories and concepts.

Salary Range: $61,000 USD - $101,600 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.