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Machinist 3

Requisition ID: R10073117

  • CategoryCategory: Manufacturing and Production
  • LocationLocation: McClellan, CA, USA
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: None
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • ShiftShift: Days (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: No
  • 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 is seeking a Machinist to work in our Mechanical Fabrication shop to support various programs within the Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance division. Located in McClellan / Sacramento location, this person will be performing a variety of machining and fabricating tasks, using both manual and CNC machines, making replacement as well as new parts.
Candidate will perform a variety of machining and fabrication operations using manual machines such as; lathes, milling machines, drill press, band saw, shears, metal punch. Must be able to interpret blueprints, sketches and engineering specifications to determine fabrication methodology. Setup and operate machining equipment including various hand tools to determine sequence of operations, making standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work, tooling, feeds and speeds, measures, marks and scribes dimensions and reference points to lay out stock for machining. Will be responsible for standard equipment maintenance and working with in house maintenance personnel or third party vendors as needed to keep equipment up and running; maintain machine tooling and related consumables; perform a variety of repetitive and non-repetitive mechanical assembly tasks; disassemble, modify, rework and reassemble mechanical assemblies; work with and be responsible for the storage and use of HAZMAT materials. Maintain high ethical standards for conduct, and must work collaboratively with others.

Basic Qualifications:
• High School diploma or equivalent, plus 2+ years of related experience
• Ability to interpret blueprints, sketches and engineering specifications
• Ability to set up and operate a variety of machine tools, such as; milling machines, lathes, drill press and band saw.
• Experience managing multiple projects
• Experience reporting job status

Preferred Qualifications:
• Must have good communication and collaboration skills
• General knowledge and understanding of CAD/CAM program: PRO-E or SolidWorks
• Strong ability to problem solve
• Ability to manage multiple jobs with minimum supervision, establish priorities, and report job status in a timely manner
• Must be mechanically inclined and pay close attention to detail
• Must have a high degree of patience, adapt to change easily, and have a high level of motivation to complete tasks promptly
• AA degree
• Ability to prioritize projects

Salary Range: $54,500 USD - $90,900 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.