Associate Packaging Engineer

Requisition ID: 20027254

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Palmdale
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Your opportunities for achievement are limitless with Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems.
Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.
Northrop Grumman is seeking an Associate Packing Engineer.  This position will be located at our Aeronautics Sector in Palmdale, CA. The qualified candidate will become part of the Northrop Grumman’s Global Supply Chain organization.    In this role, the selected candidate will be expected to:  
  • Designs, develops, and tests a wide variety of containers used for the protection, display, and handling of products.
  • Determines packaging specifications according to the nature of the product, cost limitations, legal requirements, and the type of protection required, considering need for resistance to such external variables as moisture, corrosive chemicals, temperature variations, light, heat, rough handling, and tampering.
  • Designs package exteriors considering such factors as product identification, sales appeal, aesthetic quality, printing and production techniques. Responsibilities may include documentation management and an understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs).


Basic Qualifications   A candidate, regardless of age and hiring source, must meet ALL of the below criteria.  The candidate must:  
  • Be completing or has completed their degree (Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD) from an accredited institution.
  • Be majoring in or having majored in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) degree.
  • Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher (unofficial academic transcripts must be provided at time of application by uploading the documents to your application or profile).
  • Be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite).
  Preferred Qualifications  
  • Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.70/4.0 or higher.
  • Previous internship/co-op or other work experience, leadership & teamwork capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, and activities (professional/community/extracurricular).
 
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.   Join our Talent Community: LIKE NorthropGrummanCareers on Facebook http://ar.gy/FacebookNGCareers FOLLOW Northrop Grumman Corporation on LinkedIn http://ar.gy/LinkedInNGCareers FOLLOW @NG_Careers on Twitter http://ar.gy/TwitterNGCareers SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube Channel: NorthropGrummanMedia http://ar.gy/YouTubeNGCareers   Discover more about our careers at careers.northropgrumman.com

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Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
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  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


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