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Northrop Grumman Corporation

Bonder Metal / Composite Technician - Entry Level

Northrop Grumman Corporation - Palmdale, CA

Palmdale, CA 93550

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Bonder Metal / Composite Technician - Entry Level 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 a Bonder Metal /Composite Technician (Entry Level) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale or Mojave, CA. The selected candidate will bond a variety of dissimilar material assemblies (composite, metal, or laminate), parts, skins, components, equipment or structures into semi-finished or finished products. Essential Functions:

* Read and interpret blueprints

* Lay out articles, cut parts or materials to size and apply liquid or solid bonding agents.

* Understanding of ply orientations and vacuum bagging processes

* Operate autoclave, hydraulic presses, and ovens to complete bonding cycle

* Control conditions of heat, pressure, and timing by setting and operating various controls according to the specifications for the materials and the bonding agent being used

* Sands, burrs and smooth over areas, applying sealing resins to cut or exposed edges

* Monitors and verifies quality of finished product. Completes repairs on composite, metal or laminate bonded products using inspection and rework instructions

* Required ability to perform moderately strenuous physical and repetitious work to include: bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting, and working overhead

* Must be able to access small confined spaces and work in an enclosed environment.

* Must be willing to work any shift or work schedule

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

* High School Diploma/GED

* The ability to pass Special Medical/Respiratory Exam

* Active In-Scope DOD Secret clearance

* Ability to acquire enhanced security clearance and/or program access prior to beginning work

Preferred Qualifications:

* Completion of an A&P, AFAB, or equivalent certificate program

* Experience with metal / composite bonding

* Direct aerospace, aircraft, or military manufacturing / production / maintenance experience 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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Shift:

Multiple

Relocation Assistance:

Yes

US Citizenship Required for this Position:

Relocation assistance may be available

Business Sector:

United States-California-Palmdale

Shift:

Multiple

Relocation Assistance:

Yes

US Citizenship Required for this Position:

Relocation assistance may be available

Business Sector:

United States-California-Palmdale

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Bonder Metal / Composite Technician - Entry Level Northrop Grumman Corporation - Palmdale, CA, United States

   

Location: Palmdale, CA

Company Profile:
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.