Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Sr. Assembler in Hopkinton, Massachusetts

Sr. Assembler

Locations:Hopkinton, MA

Categories: Production/Operations

Job Description

Job ID:WAJ20181109-47501

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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is currently seeking a Sr. Assembler to work in our Hopkinton, MA location.

Role Description & Responsibilities:

  • The Mechanical Assembler is responsible for assembling passive microwave components using various hand tools in a secured environment.

Experience Requirements:

  • Candidate must have 4 years of experience in aerospace or manufacturing environment and/or hand tools

Education/Certifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent GED required (education will be verified)

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Proficient in Microsoft applications

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Mathematical skills

  • Must be able to work from written work instructions, assembly procedures, and prints

  • Must be able to lift & carry 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to sit / stand for 4 hours at a time

  • Other duties as assigned

Competencies for Success:

  • Positive individual who is willing to expand current skill set, through schooling and training

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills with ability to work with others at all levels of the organization

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced, diverse environment

  • Initiative, self-starter, adaptable, and high motivation for excellence

  • High energy, results oriented, self-motivated / self-reliant, team player

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 visitwww.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Type:Full Time

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:3-5 Years

Education:High School/GED

Expertise:Production

Group:Flight