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Maintenance Technician 4

Requisition ID: R10089091

  • CategoryCategory: Facilities/Real Estate
  • LocationLocation: Annapolis Junction, MD, USA
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: SCI
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • ShiftShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: No
  • Relocation AssistanceRelocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
  • Number of Positions AvailablePositions 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 Mission Systems has an opening for a Maintenance Technician 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Annapolis Junction, MD and also is responsible for performing maintenance service and repairs in the areas of electrical, plumbing, carpentry, painting, HVAC, for the support and operation of multiple buildings and systems.

Our Maintenance Technicians are the proactive front line of facilities by way of inspection and survey to identify problems before they impact operations. Under direction of the Facilities Manager, the Maintenance Technician is expected to perform a variety of tasks, use sound judgment to plan and accomplish goals, and must be able to identify, troubleshoot, and resolve maintenance deficiencies to prescribed standards. This person must be self-motivated, team oriented, while also able to operate independently. The ideal candidate is capable of creativity and latitude, strong troubleshooting skills, and professional face-to-face communication skills. Candidates must also be knowledgeable in the procedures and safety measures associated with industry and company standards.

A successful Maintenance Technician must accept accountability and ownership for the site while able to provide on-call support. Additional responsibilities include supporting weather events, addressing equipment failure or other disasters including equipment and power failures, loss of contracted services, storms or severe weather, schedule conflicts, and other duties as required.

A heavy emphasis will be placed on electrical experience (specifically mission critical and power distribution applications).


  • Receives and evaluates work orders and requests, investigates the requests or problems, and completes the necessary repairs where appropriate.

  • Performs preventative maintenance and daily inspections as prescribed through a developed workflow plan and meets company standards.  Is able to inspect and diagnose problems and determine corrective repairs.  Completes repairs, and preparation of common facilities and buildings. Perform on call and preventive maintenance duties as necessary.

  • Respond to emergency site maintenance as required.

  • Performs maintenance and repair work to include interior walls, painting, all types of floor covering, raised-floors, structural members, and all other building components as necessary.

  • Operate, maintain, repair, and install equipment, components, and systems that support the facility and infrastructure.

  • Performs general repairs to maintain or upgrade facilities, structures, equipment, and utilities.

  • Conduct inspections to review work while in progress.  Ensure procedures are being followed while making certain the highest quality standards are met.  Review completed site work to verify compliance in accordance with applicable plans, procedures, and all governing codes.

  • Confer with and advise other management personnel regarding maintenance projects and priorities.

  • Help perform periodic stock inventories and prepare material requisitions for replacement items as required.

  • Maintain accurate records of building/common areas serviced and assist with special projects as required.

  • Respond in a courteous manner to all questions, complaints, or requests, referring to Management as required.

  • Perform any other duties within the assigned areas as deemed necessary by Facilities Manager to include but not limited to file maintenance, facilities site cleanup, maintain warehouse space and oversee janitorial contracts.

  • This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee in this position. It is not intended to give all details or a step-by-step account of the way each procedure or task is performed. Maintenance Technicians are expected to perform other duties necessary for the effective operation of the department.

Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma

  • 6 years or more of experience in commercial facility maintenance and must have knowledge of common industry standards, practices, and procedures within the maintenance field.

  • Must have the ability to perform skilled work in general maintenance.

  • Must have high quality skills in electrical, painting, caulking, tile repair, carpentry, plumbing, and general HVAC with the knowledge necessary to troubleshoot issues to determine the need for licensed contractor. 

  • Must have extensive knowledge and experience in the use of hand and power tools as well as a strong mechanical aptitude.

  • Must be able to follow written instruction and complete documentation associated with facility maintenance.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs to include Word, Excel, Outlook, and the ability to learn other specific programs and databases specific to the organization. 

  • Must be able to independently lift a minimum of 50 pounds. Must be able to group lift a minimum of 100 pounds.

  • Must be able to climb ladders.

  • Must have good customer service skills.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

  • Must be able to obtain a Security Clearance: TS/SCI.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Journeyperson Electrician’s License

  • Master Electrician’s License

  • HVAC Technician Certification.

  • Experience with troubleshooting and diagnostics for building equipment.

Salary Range: $67,100 USD - $111,900 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

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.