Search All Jobs

A/C Assembler Electrical

Requisition ID: R10081458

  • Category IconCategory: Non-CJCS
  • Location IconLocation: El Segundo, CA, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Any (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No

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.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for an Aircraft Assembler – Electrical to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in El Segundo, CA.

In this role, the Aircraft Assembler – Electrical will be expected to:

  • Assembly, installation, and rework of airplane electrical and electronic parts, assemblies, and portions of systems of preproduction, developmental, or production aircraft.

  • Determine locations, identify, and relationship of parts from production blueprints, wiring diagrams and adequate information to assemble, install, rework and adjust airplane electrical and electronic parts, assemblies and portions of systems.

  • Follows established procedures and work to close tolerance.

  • Works with jigs, fixtures, and tooling or without them when work operations do not require their use. - Improvises simple production aids such as holding clamps to assist in accomplishing assemble or installation operations.

  • Installs, connects and solders such items as rigid and flexible conduit boxes, junction boxes, switches, panels, clips, and electrical or electronic wiring, assemblies, equipment and instruments.

  • Hooks up control panels, electrical boxes, and wiring circuits including routine continuity checking of installed electrical and electronic wiring. Spot ties, ties in and splices wires as required: work excludes integral alteration of electronic units.

  • Perform such work in other fields as is necessary to complete assignments.

  • Use blueprints and production illustrations to obtain easily identified reference information and process and material callouts.

  • May work with the assistance of lower classified employees; may assist higher classified workers on occasion.

  • May direct and train other employees as assigned.

  • 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.

  • Use simple blueprints and schematics. Use arithmetic involving decimals and fractions.


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.

  • Must have minimum 2 years related mechanical experience.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.

  • 3 or more years related systems (Fuel, Hydraulic, ECS, Electrical) experience.

Salary Range: $19 USD - $37 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

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.

Apply Now

Search All Jobs

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.