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Northrop Grumman

20th June 2017

Gear Machinist

Gear Machinist

Requisition ID: 16018610 and 17011301

Location: United States-California-Sunnyvale

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Clearance Type: None

Shift: Multiple

Travel: No




Maintain general appearance of department by sweeping and mopping as necessary. Empty trash containers. Monitor hydraulic rooms on a daily basis and empty any fluids in secondary containment areas.  Operate hob sharpener. De bur gear elements. Perform PGFP & SPGFP process as directed. Inspect parts using a variety of gear inspection equipment/tools. Assist senior operators when necessary.



Hob Sharpener, Shot peen machine, peewee grinder, slings, cables, chains, eyebolts, fixtures, nuts, bolts, clamps, steel stamps, etc., file, hammer, wrench, stones, etc., safety glasses, gloves, etc., indicating, micrometers, tooth vernier calipers, combination square, gage blocks, etc. brooms , mops , etc.



Alloy steel, carbon steel, bronze, etc., couplings, gears, pinions, cutting oil, solvent, rags, lay out fluid, etc.


This is Union represented position.




Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • One or more years relevant to machining work experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Trade School
  • Understanding of machining basics

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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.

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