Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers


Northridge, CA

Job Description

Job ID: CML20182711-49012

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact peoples 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 nations 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 an Assembler in Northridge, CA. 

Job Summary

  • Daily assignments of mechanical assembly, which includes working from written instructions and visual aids to assemble products, working with paint, and sealants. Other task may be required outside normal duties.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform a variety of tasks ranging from repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations on electronic and/ or mechanical assemblies and subassemblies such as modules, boards, and cables.
  • Make continuity checks on work in process and completed.
  • Understand quality specifications.
  • May disassemble, modify, rework, reassemble, and test experimental or prototype assemblies and subassemblies according to specifications and under simulated conditions.
  • Work from diagrams and drawings, makes initial layouts, and uses hand and/or power tools and jigs

Required Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma (or equivalent).   
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance or have a current clearance.
  • US citizenship required

 Preferred Education and Experience

  • 2 years or equivalent combination of education & experience.
  • Experience working with hands in tight spaces with small objects (screws, nuts, hand tools).

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.

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 1-3 Years
Education: High School/GED
Expertise: Operations
Group: Defense