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Requisition ID: R10055365

  • Category IconCategory: Non-CJCS
  • Location IconLocation: Fairbairn, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: Australia Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Protected (Baseline)
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 50% 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.

Since 2001, Northrop Grumman has delivered Through-Life Support to the Royal Australian Air Force’s 34 Squadron located at RAAF Fairbairn in Canberra. The high-performing Northrop Grumman SPA (Special Purpose Aircraft) team is comprised of approximately 50 staff who provide all levels of maintenance, training and logistics support to the fleet of 2x Boeing BBJ’s and 3x Dassault Falcon 7X’s.

We are seeking the services of an experienced B737 and/or Falcon 7X B1 LAME to meet our expanding business requirements on our VIP, Special Purpose Aircraft located in Canberra.

Maintaining excellence on a highly visible fleet of aircraft is not an easy task and requires a proactive individual with a genuine “can do” attitude. Utilising your extensive Line and Heavy Maintenance experience the successful candidate must have the following:

  • CASA Part 66 B1 License with B737 and / or Falcon 7X Type rating (desired).

  • Extensive and proven Line and Base/Heavy maintenance experience.

  • Have the ability to plan and carry out maintenance and modifications IAW the Maintenance Organisation Exposition (MOE).

  • Proven problem solving skills.

  • Ability to perform shift work.

  • Available to perform Domestic and International Travelling Engineer duties and act independently to support company aircraft on deployment in remote locations.

  • Able to work in a team environment with similarly experienced peers.

  • Customer focused individual with effective communication skills to communicate with the customer, stakeholders and with all levels of multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Understand and applies, high level of attention to detail required for VIP operations.

  • Must be an Australian citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain an Australian Defence Baseline Security Clearance.

Why Northrop Grumman?

Our Values represent what is important to us at Northrop Grumman and are integrated into all aspects of our employee experience:

  • We do the right thing

  • We do what we promise

  • We commit to shared success

  • We pioneer

What do we offer in return?

  • Professional Development Support – further education, professional industry memberships and unlimited access to a range of online training including LinkedIn Learning and SkillSoft.

  • Up to 2 weeks additional purchased annual leave.

  • Salary packaging including novated car leases.

  • Generous parental leave entitlements.

  • WellbeiNG Program.

  • Employee Incentive Program.

  • Employee Discount Program.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce, and encourages individuals from all backgrounds and all abilities to apply and consider becoming a part of our diverse and inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are welcome and encouraged to apply.

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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.