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U041 Inspector

Requisition ID: R10067438

  • Category IconCategory: Non-CJCS
  • Location IconLocation: Independence, Missouri, 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: Days (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.

Northrop Grumman is seeking an U041 Inspector for our location in Independence, MO.

This Position is a Union role and is paid: $24.55


1. Actively pursues certification to advance to Certified Acceptance Audit Inspector.
2. Picks up samples of solutions, components, and cartridges. Prepares samples for visual and gage inspections, testing, quality audits and acceptance. Records results and makes distribution to various area making sure that all forms/records are correct and samples are kept segregated, where necessary.
3. Witnesses detection equipment and performs inspections, test, audits and acceptances in accordance with the appropriate approved Acceptance Quality Plan, PCT’s, SOP’s MilSpecs, drawings and Standard Practices to determine if product meets specifications.
4. May operate equipment such as Tukon, Rockwell, milling, polishing wheel, simplex gaging machines, weigh scales, band saw, and jolt and jumble test machine, vacuum (leak test) and other associated equipment. May be required to perform inspections in various buildings as assigned.
5. Maintains equipment and work area in a clean and safe condition.
6. Obeys safety rules and regulations and wears proper safety equipment.
7. May use drying ovens, balance and scientific calculator to determine primer mix moistures.
8. Uses desktop computer for acceptance functions and communicating test results.
9. May use conductivity tester and laser etcher on conductive containers/spatulas.
10. Performs other job duties as assigned.

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

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.

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.