Calibration Technician 2
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Redondo Beach
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Category: Mission and Quality Assurance Location: Redondo Beach,
California US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes Clearance
Type: None Telecommute: No -Teleworking not available for this
position Shift: 1st Shift Travel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Positions Available: 2
Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile
products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has
opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space
exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting
multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a
culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining
Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and
protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the
future. Explore your future and launch your career today. Strategic
Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider for
launch systems capabilities serving national security, military,
civil and commercial customers. We are built on a heritage of
providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense
products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success.
Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible. SSSD
has an opening for a Calibration Technician 2 to join our team of
qualified, diverse individualsin the Physical/Dimensional
Calibration Lab. This position will be located in Redondo Beach,
California. Essential Functions: The Calibration Technician is
distinguished by demonstrated competence in independently
developing and executing unique measurements, repairing and
calibrating a wide variety of equipment in different disciplines,
and detecting and resolving difficult problems. Independently
services, repairs and calibrates test and measuring equipment which
fail to respond to normal diagnostic and corrective practice.
Develops diagnostic techniques and adapts equipment to accomplish
necessary repairs and measurements. Adapts measuring equipment,
standards and techniques to accomplish unique measurements beyond
their routine uses. Documents procedures, methods and systems for
performing measurements. Assists equipment users in devising
methods and procedures for obtaining measurements and may be
required to operate the equipment/systems for unique or difficult
measurements. Contacts equipment suppliers to obtain detail
technical information on calibration and repair methods and parts
information. Trains less skilled technicians in methods, concepts,
and procedures. Participates in on-the-job training and related
formal education. Operates computer software for instrument
controllers/computers following established formats and
- High School diploma or equivalent and 2 years additional
- Experience in Physical/Dimensional calibrations including
torque, pressure, temperature/humidity, force, and mass
- Ability to obtain and maintain an SCI clearance
- PMEL or pre-engineering education (with degree or
certification) and three (3) years Physical/Dimensional lab
experience in metrology functions.
- Demonstrated experience in progressively more complicated
calibration and maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of
precision measuring equipment and calibration systems.
- Knowledge of measurement theory application and processes in
more than one discipline.
- Active DoD Security Clearance.
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.
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