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Machinist 2

Requisition ID: R10061998

  • Category IconCategory: Manufacturing and Production
  • Location IconLocation: Clearfield, Utah, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Any (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 2

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.

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.

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Our Utah, Clearfield, Machine Shop has immediate opening on  either A, B or C shift for a Machinist Level 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. We are a state of the art Machine Shop with numerous CNC machines. Working at Northrop Grumman means making a direct contribution to mission projects that keep our homeland safe, expanding the boundaries of possibility, and reshaping the world we live in.

In this position you will operate various conventional and/or numerically controlled machining centers on semi-complex jobs. You will also work from blueprints, sketches, planning sheets, verbal instructions, and/or engineering, tooling, or equipment information. You'll contribute to lean initiatives to increase productivity and reduce costs and works with minimal guidance in a team environment.

Responsibilities:

• Sets up and runs multiple production machines. Performs machine operations (including reworking parts) such as cutting, shaping, deburring, forming, drilling, and reaming parts. Performs machine operations where the materials, tooling, and sequence of operations have been pre-planned and established. Makes necessary machine adjustments and reports improper machine functioning or cutting action for correction.

• Aligns and fastens work using standard fixtures and established methods.

• Installs and adjusts cutting tools consistent with type and size of material being machined.

• Inspects parts for conformance to specifications using measuring instruments such as gauges, calipers, micrometers and comparators. Uses various types of magnification equipment (including a microscope) to detect and avoid damage to surfaces and critical areas. Visually inspects parts for burrs or damaged machined surfaces.

• Follows established manufacturing methods using standard production machines, materials, and tooling.

• Adjusts feeds, speeds, and depth of cut to machine quality parts, per documentation.

• Operates hand and power tools to deburr precision and complex machine parts in accordance with semi-complicated engineering blueprints and route sheets to close tolerances.

• Inspects parts for conformance to specifications using measuring instruments such as gauges, calipers, micrometers and comparators. Uses various types of magnification equipment (including a microscope) to detect and avoid damage to surfaces and critical areas. Visually inspects parts for burrs or damaged machined surfaces.

• Routinely maintains equipment to ensure cleanliness, accuracy, and reliability specific to division requirements.

• Accurately and regularly performs statistical process control (SPC) specific to division requirements.

• Actively implements lean initiatives by identifying and providing suggestions on areas for improvement. Effectively applies lean concepts and tools in work area.

• Observes all company policies and procedures, including safety rules, and maintains a clean and orderly work area.

• Performs other related responsibilities as requested.

• Must be able to use the forklift, crane and scissor lift. (Certify)

• Knowledge of Planning, IMO and Asset Smart.

• Must be Oven Certify or get Oven Certify.

• Must have knowledge of bagging, lay-up, pro-text, and core fix.

Basic Qualifications:

• High School diploma or equivalent and 4year's additional education and/or related experience.

• Ability to obtain DoD Secret Security Clearance and special program access within a reasonable period of time as determined by the needs of the business.

• Able to make machine set ups.

• Reads and follows blueprints, specifications, and verbal instructions.

• Has working knowledge of machine shop mathematics, may include trigonometry.

• Knowledge of lean initiatives.

•Knowledge of Machining Programs.

•Interprets reports and uses job specific software applications. Ability to use employee self-service systems to access on-line information and use specialized automated systems.

Preferred Qualifications:

• CNC experienced

• Experience with Engineering and Programing.

• Effectively demonstrates team member competencies and participates in goal setting, performance feedback, and self-development activities and understands that personal effort and attitude play a significant part in the success of the business.

• Trade School Certification or four years machining or manufacturing experience preferred.

•Demonstrates effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, as well as the ability to work in a team environment.


Salary Range: $39,600 USD - $66,000 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.