Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Inventory Control Assistant- PE

Dulles, VA

Job Description

Job ID: WJS20182709-47805

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.

Job Summary

Perform detailed duties to maintain supply and inventory levels. Maintain spare part availability, repair turnarounds and inventory levels. May be assigned to provisioning, inventory management, spares, replenishments and/or return areas. Examines stock to verify conformance to the specifications.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Prepares material batch reports.
  2. Maintains back order file to monitor stock.
  3. Compiles records to make decisions regarding stock supply and replenishment.
  4. Answers questions regarding order status, availability and required dates.
  5. Assists in audits of inventory to verify accuracy of requisitions and shipping order.
  6. Recommends to management deletion of unused items and disposal of excess stock.

Education and Experience

Requires HS & 2years or equivalentcombination of education &experience.

Other Requirements

Ability to safely lift items in accordance with Site Policies.


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: Temporary
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 1-3 Years
Education: High School/GED
Expertise: Operations
Group: Space