Aircraft Electrician - Level 2

$25.00 - $35.00 hourly
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Palmdale, CA, United States
  • Aug 16, 2019
Full time General Labor Manufacturing Skilled Labor Electronics Technician Maintenance

Job Description


: United States-California-Palmdale US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available Clearance Type: Secret


: Multiple


: No   Description   At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Aircraft Electrician- Level 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale or Mojave, CA.   The selected candidate will perform all duties required to lay-out, fabricate, and install electrical wiring or coaxial cables on aircraft.   Qualifications   Essential Functions:

  • Electrical assembly and wire harness installation
  • Checks, tests, and troubleshoots electrical systems for conformance to specifications and performs repair, removal, and reinstallation of wiring as necessary.
  • Cuts wire to length, strips insulation from wire ends, and insulates connections with plastic sleeves.
  • Attaches wire or complicated electrical systems to fixtures and accessories such as: transformers, instrument panels, and switchboards with fasteners (bolts, screws, or solder).
  • May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.
  • Required ability to perform moderately strenuous physical and repetitious work to include: bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting, and working overhead.
  • Required ability to be certified for a half & full face respirator.
  • Must be able to access small confined spaces and work in an enclosed environment.

 Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma/GED
  • Minimum of 2 years’ electrical experience in an aerospace, automotive, military, manufacturing and/or maintenance environment.
  • The ability to pass Special Medical/Respiratory Exam.
  • The ability to acquire enhanced security clearance and/or program access prior to beginning work.
  • The ability to work any shift or work schedule.
  • The ability to work at either Palmdale or Mojave site.

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active DOD Secret Clearance with an investigation date/periodic review within the last 6 years.
  • Completion of Electronics Technology courses or equivalent program.
  • Completion of an A&P certificate program or equivalent program.

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.

  Gary Munson Team C


Active DOD Secret Clearance with an investigation date/periodic review within the last 6 years.