Entry Level Operator(Union)

Job Expired

United States-West Virginia-Rocket Center, United States

$31-62k

Full Time

a month ago

Job description

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: No relocation assistance available

CLEARANCE TYPE: None

TRAVEL: No

Description

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.

This position description does not represent a current opening but may be used to identify candidates with skills and experience for positions within Northrop Grumman that frequently become available. Candidates who express an interest may be considered for future positions at Northrop Grumman. All positions represented by this requisition require candidates to pass the basic skills test prior to interviewing.

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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, but they’re also making history.

Northrop Grumman Weapon Systems designs, builds, and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our products include launch vehicles, propulsion systems, missile products, subsystems and defense electronics, precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition, satellites and space components and services, and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman is currently seeking Operators for our team in Rocket Center, West Virginia, just outside of Cumberland, Maryland.

The Allegany Ballistics Laboratory (ABL) site in Rocket Center, designs, develops, and manufactures tactical rocket motors, medium caliber ammunition, composite components and end items, and fuze and electronics equipment. For decades, the dedicated and highly skilled team at ABL has supported national security efforts by developing and building defense systems for DoD customers and U.S. allies.

Pay Information: This position falls under the Local 261C union and its 3-year progression. The starting rate it $14.70 per hour which advances to $16.70 after 1 year, $18.70 after 2 years, and between $25.00 to $30.00 after 3 years depending on the department.

All rates are set by the union and are non-negotiable.

Duties: Could include but not limited to the following: 

  • Chamber Prep – Degrease, bond line, paint cases and mold assemble rocket cases. 
  • Mix/ Cast – Screen and weigh propellant ingredients, mix propellant, cast motors, disassemble, and machine rocket motors. 
  • Final Assembly – Install nozzles and igniters, pressure test, paint and crate motors. 
  • Fuze Areas – Machine assembly of fuze parts, electronics, and energetic materials.
  • Composites - Filament winding of rocket motor tubes, hand layup of composite materials.

You must upload a resume to be considered.

Please watch your email frequently as instructions for pretesting will come through email on a first come first serve basis.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school Diploma or equivalent
  • The ability to pass a drug screen and background check prior to starting.
  • The ability to work any of the 3 shifts is required as shift preference is determined by seniority, coming in lowest in seniority will most likely require starting on an off shift.
  • Passing the Basic Skills Assessment test onsite, this test consists of basic questions in the categories of Reading, Math, Problem Solving and Measurement.
  • The ability to obtain a security clearance if necessary.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous Manufacturing experience
  • Experience with shift work

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.

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