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Machinist 2

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Charlottesville
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Job Description:

Requisition ID: Category: Manufacturing and ProductionLocation: Charlottesville - VA, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: NoneTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: Any (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 2At 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.Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.Our Charlottesville, Virginia, Machine Shop has immediate openings on multiple shifts for Machinist Level 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. We are a state of the art Machine Shop with numerous CNC machines, lathes, and manual mills. Northrop Grumman offers apprenticeship programs and tuition reimbursement providing employees a path to skill and educational growth. Working at Northrop Grumman means making a direct contribution to mission projects that keep our homeland safe, expanding the boundaries of possibility, and reshaping the world we live in.This position operates various conventional and/or numerically controlled machining centers on semi-complex jobs. You will also work from blueprints, sketches, planning sheets, verbal instructions, and/or engineering, tooling, or equipment information. You will contributes to lean initiatives to increase productivity and reduce costs and work with minimal guidance in a team environment.Responsibilities:--- Sets up and runs multiple production machines. Performs machine operations (including reworking parts) such as cutting, shaping, deburring, forming, drilling, and reaming parts. Performs machine operations where the materials, tooling, and sequence of operations have been pre-planned and established. Makes necessary machine adjustments and reports improper machine functioning or cutting action for correction.--- Aligns and fastens work using standard fixtures and established methods.--- Installs and adjusts cutting tools consistent with type and size of material being machined.--- Follows established manufacturing methods using standard production machines, materials, and tooling.--- Adjusts feeds, speeds, and depth of cut to machine quality parts, per documentation.--- Operates hand and power tools to deburr precision and complex machine parts in accordance with semi-complicated engineering blueprints and route sheets to close tolerances.--- Inspects parts for conformance to specifications using measuring instruments such as gauges, calipers, micrometers and comparators. Uses various types of magnification equipment (including a microscope) to detect and avoid damage to surfaces and critical areas. Visually inspects parts for burrs or damaged machined surfaces.--- Routinely maintains equipment to ensure cleanliness, accuracy, and reliability specific to division requirements.--- Accurately and regularly performs statistical process control (SPC) specific to division requirements.--- Actively implements lean initiatives by identifying and providing suggestions on areas for improvement. Effectively applies lean concepts and tools in work area.--- Observes all company policies and procedures, including safety rules, and maintains a clean and orderly work area.--- Performs other related responsibilities as requested.MANUMSBasic Qualifications:--- Typical Minimum Education / Experience: High School diploma or equivalent and 2 years additional education and/or related experience.--- Able to make machine set ups.--- Reads and follows blueprints, specifications, and verbal instructions.--- Has working knowledge of machine shop mathematics, may include trigonometry.--- Demonstrates effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, as well as the ability to work in a team environment.--- Effectively demonstrates team member competencies and participates in goal setting, performance feedback, and self-development activities and understands that personal effort and attitude play a significant part in the success of the business.Preferred Qualifications:--- Program fixturing using Conversational controller or CAM software.--- Demonstrated proficiency using Master Cam.--- Knowledge of lean initiatives.--- Interprets reports and uses job specific software applications. Ability to use employee self-service systems to access on-line information and use specialized automated systems.--- Trade School Certification or two years machining or manufacturing experience preferred.Salary Range: 38831 - 64719Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 () we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.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.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Charlottesville , Machinist 2, Other , Charlottesville, Virginia

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