Milling Machine Machinist 2

Requisition ID: R10012542

  • Category IconCategory: Manufacturing and Production
  • Location IconLocation: Corinne - UT, 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: 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.

Propulsion Systems is currently seeking a Machinist 2 to join our Machine Shop team at our Promontory, Utah plant.

Role Description & Responsibilities:

This job involves machining parts per specification by setting up and operating CNC equipment. The Machinist is responsible for: quality of the product by performing both in-process and final part inspections, care and maintenance of the equipment, assuring tooling and materials readiness, and maintaining a clean and safe work environment. This position will require the individual to provide training to others in all aspects of CNC equipment setup, operation and maintenance.

Competencies for Success:

• Strong interpersonal communication skills with ability to work with others at all levels of the organization

• Proven track record training mid to upper skill level machine operators

• Strong attention to detail and accuracy

• Ability to prioritize

• Excellent time management skills

• Ability to work independently Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced, diverse environment

• Initiative, self-starter, adaptable, and high motivation for excellence

• High energy, results oriented, self-motivated / self-reliant, team player

Job Requirements:

• Candidate must have 2+ years experience on 3 Axis CNC machines, 4 and 5 Axis a plus

• Must have experience running manual machines and performing set-ups

• Experience with OSP and/or Fanuc Controller preferred

• Ability to read and interpret production specifications, production diagrams, assembly drawings, and technical specifications (English)

• Ability to read and interpret blue prints

• Expert in GD&T

• Experience in following written set-up instructions and /or performing unique set-ups

• Demonstrated ability to resolve unforeseen, unique issues as they arise in machining a part(s)

• Experience in complex measurements and advanced shop math calculations relative to tolerances, dimensions, tooling, and feeds and speeds

• Ability to understand and work with knowledge of Lean manufacturing principles and disciplines

• Perform other related work assignments special projects, and other duties as assigned by the Manufacturing Supervisor or Shift Lead

• Experience fabricating component parts where set-ups are non-routine and tolerances are difficult to acquire and maintain

• Expert on materials and machining processes

• Able to work overtime and weekends as required

• Able to work in a standing position for extended time periods

• Able to lift or move a minimum of 35 -50 lbs. for up to 12 hours per day; pushing or pulling 35 -50+ lbs. occasionally throughout the work day


• A minimum of a 2 year technical degree and/or a certificate in machine shop technology.

• 2 Years related machining experience. Able to work with limited guidance in a team environment.

• Prefer experience machining energetic materials.

Salary Range: 50300 - 83900

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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 ( we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

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.

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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.