Maintenance Trainer 2 – Secret

Requisition ID: R10008381

  • Category IconCategory: Flight Operations
  • Location IconLocation: Edwards AFB - CA, 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: Shift X (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 25% 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.

Northrop Grumman Defense System is seeking a Maintenance Trainer (level 2) to join our diverse team of professionals located in Edwards, CA.

The Maintenance Trainer will be responsible for establishing and directing training systems, and conducting classroom, self-paced learning, and practical instruction to provide technical knowledge for the safe maintenance, repair, and operation of aircraft, aircraft systems, ground equipment, tools, test equipment, stores and facilities, according to established procedures. Responsible for analyzing current operating problems and future operating requirements to identify training needs and develop training programs. Writes, edits, and sustains materials for technical instruction. Collaborates with team to ensure proper training design and consistent delivery methodology. Provides assistance and support to all divisions in determining their training needs, and developing and conducting their maintenance training programs. Establishes and directs the maintenance of program wide training and qualification record system. Maintains currency in technical developments, technical training, audiovisual techniques, and should be proficient in teaching methodologies. Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Three years of maintenance training experience with a Bachelors degree or one year with a Masters Degree. 7 years of relevant experience may be substituted in lieu of education.
  • Experience as a military or civilian aircraft maintainer.
  • Experience in training content delivery and instructor methodologies.
  • Experience with using Microsoft Office Suite, Learning Content Management Systems, Learning Management Systems, or other related software suites.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical manuals, utilize subject matter experts, team members, and established processes to create and sustain training materials under minimal supervision.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills as well as oral and written communication skills are required for the position.
  • Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends and support on call status for 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, 365 days a year. 
  • Must have an active Secret DoD clearance with ability to maintain that clearance. Have the ability to obtain and retain Special Program access clearance within 365 days from submission is a condition of employment. 

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Active DoD Top Secret Clearance
  • Degree in the field of Education
  • Experience in courseware development
  • Experience with Articulate Storyline
  • Experience with Advanced Training Management System (ATMS) or similar Learning/Training Management System

Salary Range: 61400 - 92000

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.