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Assembler 4

Requisition ID: R10069543

  • Category IconCategory: Manufacturing and Production
  • Location IconLocation: Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America
  • 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: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • 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.

Our Charlottesville, Virginia site has an immediate opening for a Part Time Assembler 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals.


  • Performs a variety of tasks ranging from repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations on electronic and/or mechanical assemblies and subassemblies such as modules, boards, panels, drawers, frames, and cables.
  • Works from diagrams and drawings, makes initial layouts, and uses hand and/or power tools, jigs, and saws.
  • Makes continuity checks on work in process and completed.
  • May conduct quality inspections on processing line in accordance with quality specifications.
  • May disassemble, modify, rework, reassemble, and test experimental or prototype assemblies and subassemblies according to specifications and under simulated conditions.
  • Under little or no supervision, performs a variety of repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations on mechanical, electrical/electronic assemblies including subassemblies such as wire harnesses, modules, printed circuit boards, panels, drawers, frames, and cables.
  • Works from blueprints, operations sheets, and schematics.
  • Conducts continuity checks on work in process and completed work, may disassemble, modify, rework, and reassemble assemblies and subassemblies according to specifications.
  • Full knowledge and complete acquaintance with an understanding of the general and detailed aspects of the job, and their practical applications to problems and situations ordinarily encountered.
  • No instructions needed on routine work and general instructions given on new lines of work or special assignments.
  • When required will train lesser skilled employees.
  • Actively participates in process improvement discussion and shares best practices to improve overall team performance.
  • Performs other related duties as directed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent and 6 years of related experience.
  • Ability to read blueprints, drawings, and alternate work instructions for execution.
  • Detail oriented and organized, with good time-management skills and the ability to multi-task while prioritizing workload.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Obtains/maintains workmanship certifications.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • IPC/WHMA-A-620, IPC-J-STD-001 or NASA-STD-8739.4
  • SAP experience

Salary Range: $47,100 USD - $78,500 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.

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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.