Flight Inspector 4
Requisition ID: R10123706
- Category: Flight Operations
- Location: Patuxent River, Maryland, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Secret
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: Any (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
- Positions Available: 1
Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems sector is seeking a Flight Inspector 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Patuxent River, Maryland.
This Inspector's duties include:
Inspecting demonstrator and production aircraft systems, equipment and parts for operation and conformance to government and company standards and specifications.
Inspecting the installation and operation of electrical, electronic, hydraulic, pneumatic, fuel, oil, and emergency systems and other parts and equipment of aircraft.
Performing preflight and post-flight inspections in accordance with standard procedure on flight-proven aircraft.
Approving non-flight-proven aircraft for flight. Inspects, adjustments, repairs, or modifications made on the aircraft.
Monitoring and verifying quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.
High School diploma with at least 8 years experience in aerospace with emphasis in aircraft manufacturing and quality assurance. Or an Associate’s degree with at least 3 years experience in aerospace with emphasis in aircraft manufacturing and quality assurance.
Must be capable of performing mechanical measurement, test witness, processing of nonconforming material into the MRB and verification of reworked or repaired product.
Must have an Interim Secret to start and able to obtain and maintain Secret Clearance.
Must be able to pass medical/respiratory exams.
12 years experience working with production, flight test, and engineering.
An A&P license is a plus.
Excellent coordination and communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical issues clearly to all levels of leadership.
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.
What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- 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.