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Associate/Supply Chain Logistics Specialist (Level 1 or 2)

Requisition ID: R10057601

  • Category IconCategory: Global Supply Chain
  • Location IconLocation: Palmdale, California, 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: 1st Shift (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 Aeronautics Systems is seeking a Supply Chain Logistics Specialist (Level 1 or 2) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is for the Purchasing Department within Packaging, Handling, Shipping & Transportation and will be located in Palmdale, California.

The standard work schedule is a 4/10 B (Tuesday - Friday). The selected candidate may be required to work after-hours and weekends based on program need.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the purchase, receipt, delivery and inspection of incoming material, central stores/warehousing of program and/or company-acquired material and packaging and shipping services.
  • Provides packaging engineering support, special container design, packaging estimates and format quotes.
  • Ensures the retention of material and supplies for future use and in support of production and/or engineering.
  • Responsible for the accountability and accuracy of physical records.
  • Provides transportation of material and correspondence within the local Northrop Grumman business environment.
  • Maintains functional records in support of internal and external audits to ensure compliance with established policies and procedures.
  • Manages, develops or carries out delivery in accordance with local established business policies, procedures and public law.
  • Ensures accuracy of delivery information.
  • Ensures: finished goods inventories, non-proprietary government property inventory, transportation, import/export requirements, and customer returns in conjunction with business area personnel.

Basic Qualifications (Level 1):

  • Bachelor’s Degree or a high school diploma (or equivalent) and 4 years of experience. Experience should be within supply chain, logistics, business management, procurement, or similar industry experience.
  • Must have 1 year experience with logistics and goods movement

Basic Qualifications (Level 2):

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 3 years of experience, Master’s degree and 1 year experience, or a high school diploma (or equivalent) with 7 years of experience. Experience should be within supply chain, logistics, business management, procurement, or similar industry experience.
  • Must have 1 year experience with logistics and goods movement

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word & Excel
  • General understanding of continuous process improvement
  • Aerospace/Defense experience
  • Prior experience in procurement

Salary Range: $51,200 USD - $76,800 USD
Salary Range 2: $61,900 USD - $92,900 USD

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 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.



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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.