Northrop Grumman Corporation
Ventura, CA 93007
Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector Undersea Systems Division
is seeking a self-starting, motivated Field Operator 2 - Marine Systems
for an excellent opportunity to join a dedicated team. The team designs, develops, tests, delivers, and operates advanced prototype, unique marine systems.
The qualified candidate will split time working ashore in Southern California
and worldwide at-sea aboard commercial work boats. The field site personnel possess a wide variety of engineering disciplines including mechanical, ocean, electrical, and software engineering; drafting; mechanical and electronics assembly; and quality assurance. Candidates for this position are expected to contribute to this broad technical depth with good problem-solving skills and hands-on workmanship abilities. Ashore duties will focus on equipment maintenance and upgrades and operational qualifications and training. At-sea duties will focus on equipment readiness and operations in a high tempo environment.
The Field Operator
must be able to work collaboratively in small, technically focused teams; prioritize and adjust tasks simultaneously to accomplish the project result; determine priorities to achieve the required goal on short and long term basis, and make decisions that have an impact on the organization's credibility, operations, and services.
This position is envisioned to be full-time with comprehensive benefits including health and dental insurance, paid time off, and matching contributions to a 401K retirement account. However, qualified candidates who desire part-time/deployment-only employment will be considered and are encouraged to apply. Part-time employees will work at-sea for weeks or months followed by extended time off without pay. Full-time employees will split time between working at-sea for weeks or months followed by working ashore at the Southern California field site.
This position is contingent upon the candidate obtaining a DoD Top Secret Clearance/eligible for SCI access.
Ã¢â¬High school diploma or GED
Ã¢â¬Five years of hands-on experience operating and maintaining marine systems, such as remotely operated vehicles (ROVs), autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs), or diving systems
Ã¢â¬Ability to work at-sea aboard a commercial vessel. Each at-sea assignment will typically last 45-60 days and employees are generally expected to support at least two at-sea assignments per calendar year. Annual physical exams are required to verify fitness for sea duty.
Ã¢â¬The chosen candidate be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Top Secret Clearance/eligible for SCI access; this requires US citizenship.
Ã¢â¬Active Top Secret Clearance/eligible for SCI access is desired.
Ã¢â¬Bachelor Degree in a STEM field such as mechanical, ocean, or electrical engineering
Ã¢â¬Prior military experience, preferably U.S Navy
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.
Northrop Grumman Corporation
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Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.