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Engineering Technician 3 – Assistant M&TE Controller

Requisition ID: R10046127

  • Category IconCategory: Technical Support
  • Location IconLocation: Corinne, Utah, 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.

Propulsion Systems is currently seeking an Engineering Technician 3, Test Area Measurement and Test Equipment (M&TE) Assistant Controller to provide testing support in our Test and Research Operations Value Stream team at the Promontory, Utah site.

Role Description:

The person filling this role will assist the M&TE Controller in maintaining calibrated test equipment for the Test and Research Operations. This involves tracking the calibration status of equipment, notifying using organizations of items coming due, coordinating the calibration of items with the metrology lab or vendors, and working with Test Engineers to verify calibrated equipment is available to support testing needs. The M&TE duties are expected to make up approximately half of the employee's work load. The remaining work load will be related to electronic technician work in the Test Systems Maintenance group - which includes duties such as troubleshooting and repairing electronic equipment and cable fabrication including soldering and crimping.A successful candidate will have an understanding of instrumentation, electronics and data collection techniques. He/she will demonstrate great interpersonal skills to be able to communicate and work with other technicians and engineers on a daily basis. Candidate must be willing to work overtime on occasion to meet testing requirements.   Candidate must be able to demonstrate a strong attitude towards safety.  Experience Requirements:  
  • Must be able to qualify for an Alcohol Tobacco and Firearm (ATF) “Explosives Possessor” designation.
  • Must be able to qualify for a Department of Defense security clearance.  
  • Must be disciplined to follow detailed instructions and comply with procedures.
  • Computer skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and database applications
  • Working knowledge of instrumentation
  • Excellent organizational skills
Experience Preferred: 
  • Working knowledge of electronics
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills to create clear and understandable documentation
  • Experience in set-up, fabrication, and troubleshooting of computer-controlled equipment
Education/Certifications:
  • Associate degree in Electronics, Electronics Engineering or related field.


Salary Range: $51,300 USD - $85,500 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 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.