B-52 Aircraft Sheet Metal Tech 3 / 2nd shift

Requisition ID: 21008219

  • Category IconCategory: Flight Operations
  • Location IconLocation: Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 2nd Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Discover careers that change the world and further advancements in defense, technology, and engineering today at Northrop Grumman. Use your experience to grow your career and support our global customers with the technology, systems, and solutions they need to enable their missions on the front lines and secure our world every day. With Northrop Grumman, you’ll discover a culture built on diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our group of experts across the technical spectrum, you’ll discover opportunities to make a difference in our world and start solving some of the world’s most critical problems in the most innovative ways. Are you ready to put your experience to work at Northrop Grumman? If so, we want you to join our Team as a B-52 Aircraft Sheet Metal Tech 3. This position is located at Lake Charles, LA.  This position is for our 2nd shift. You will perform a variety of operations to assemble and make major assembly structures such as fuselage panels and bulkheads, and structural subassemblies such as rudders, flaps, and stabilizers. Aligns parts on jigs using templates and fixtures. Perform such minor part-fitting operations as filing, sawing, burring, crimping, trimming, framing, riveting, drilling, and reaming. Measure parts with micrometers and calipers to verify dimensions. May modify incomplete and complete assemblies to incorporate changes to structure. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.   LCPDM

Basic Qualifications: 1. High School diploma or equivalent (GED) and a minimum of 4 years of aircraft sheet metal experience 2. Ability to be subject to both external and internal environmental conditions 3. Able to wear respirator or other safety gear 4. Ability to negotiate and integrate different viewpoints on complex issues 5. Able to understand functional, structural or compositional characteristics
Preferred Qualifications: 1. Airframe and Powerplant license 2. Aircraft structural repair certifications.

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 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.


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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.