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Sr Prncpl Logistics Planner (Alice Springs, AU)

Requisition ID: R10035573

  • CategoryCategory: Manufacturing and Production
  • Location Location: Alice Springs, Northern Territory, AUS   |  Alice Springs, Northern Territory, AUS +1 more
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: Polygraph
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • ShiftShift: Days (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Relocation AssistanceRelocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
  • Number of Positions AvailablePositions 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.

Job Description

Northrop Grumman SSSD is seeking a Logistics Engineer to become a member of the Ground Terminal and Infrastructure Department, working as part of a motivated, diverse, and technically talented group located at a field site in Alice Springs, AU.

This role requires a two (2) year commitment and the ability to successfully pass a physical and psychological exam. Ability to work odd and/or extended hours covering a 24/7 period and periodic rotating 12-hour shifts

A comprehensive overseas compensation package is offered with this position including relocation assistance.

Role Description

The Logistics Engineer will be responsible for tracking, shipping, cataloging, and documenting critical equipment, spares, parts, and components in support of the Ground Terminal and Infrastructure Engineers. The Logistics Engineer will work closely with GT&IEs and System Engineers to make sure all equipment impacted by new installations or decommissions are tracked, documented and handled accordingly. This role is vital to mission sustainability and gets to work with multiple departments across multiple disciplines at a unique and exciting location.

  • Supports and assists activities within multiple disciplines across the Supply Chain process.

  • Provides technical, tactical and execution support in various aspects of the industry standard supply chain business process areas primarily Supply Chain Logistics.

  • These employees are primarily responsible for the manual movement, shipping and receiving of materials.

  • Ensure that incoming items are in good condition and match the paperwork.

  • Track equipment and sparing levels and assist Engineering team with shipping and receiving.

  • Work with other departments on site to properly document and ship and receive equipment.

  • COMSEC Responsible Officer responsibilities – tracking, inventory, and documentation for cryptographic equipment and items.

  • Prepare items for shipment and work closely with distant end personnel.

  • Data input into inventory system, tracking, locating and issuing materials

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related discipline with ten (10) years of relevant experience; OR Masters Degree with eight (8) year of relevant experience; OR fifteen (15) years of experience in lieu of degree

  • Experience using and/or querying Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software such as SAP in support of programs or specific functional operations (e.g. Global Supply Chain, production scheduling, Materials Requirement Planning).

  • Ability to develop and present presentations both written and verbally to diverse levels of the organization and outside stakeholders

  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel

  • The successful candidate must also be able to satisfy the following physical demands: Ability to work on elevated structures at heights of ~100 feet, Ability to climb stairs (~300 stairs/day), Ability to lift and carry ~45lbs, Ability to work in narrow and confined spaces

  • Active in scope TS/SCI with CI Polygraph

Preferred Qualifications

  • Forklift experience or ability to learn/qualify

  • Experience tracking serial numbers and model numbers and sparing levels.

  • Security/COMSEC experience

This position reports to Alice Springs, Northern Territory, AUS, however, this position can also be worked from Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Northern Territory, AUS.

Salary Range: $94,500 USD - $141,700 USD

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.