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Final Assembly Inspector 3

Requisition ID: R10066212

  • Category IconCategory: Mission and Quality Assurance
  • Location IconLocation: Saint Augustine, Florida, 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, 10% of the Time
  • 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 Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Final Assembly Inspector 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Saint Augustine FL. This will be a Day shift position 06:00 - 16:30.

Daily Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Inspects mechanical final assembly installations of the aircraft such as fuselage, wings, flaps, landing gears, and tail assemblies.
  • Inspects systems such as hydraulic, pneumatic, oil, heat, and brakes.
  • Visually and physically inspects electrical installations. Rechecks work after adjustment or repair.
  • May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.
  • Maintains necessary inspection logs and writes inspection reports.
  • Requires very limited to no supervision.
  • No instructions needed on routine work, and general instructions given on new lines of work or special assignments.
    May assist in orienting, training, assigning and verifying the work of lower level employees.
  • Duties & tasks are varied and moderately complex. Frequent contact with individuals representing other departments, including government representatives.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be a High School graduate or equivalent and four (4) years additional experience in Aircraft Inspection and or Military Aircraft experience.
  • 2 years of experienced with Inspection techniques and Inspection tools including dial indicators, preset micrometers, scales, and borescopes.
  • 2 years Aircraft Structural experience to include minor and major assemblies.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledgeable and familiar with St. Augustine Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence, Product Quality processes and procedures .
  • Experienced with identifying, documenting and processing product non-conforming material tags using approved Material Review Board processes, specifically understanding the Preliminary Review process, and utilizing the Manufacturing Execution System application tool.
  • Proficient in navigating and referencing procedural guidance in the Command Media library, technical data contained
    within Quest or other shared document locations, Northrop Grumman Engineering specifications, MEPS, and NAVAIR Maintenance Manuals as required.
  • MES Tag writing and research skills

Salary Range: $51,300 USD - $85,500 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

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.