2019 Associate Engineer Process
Northrop Grumman
Brigham City, UT
With annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, over 12,000 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Northrop Grumman is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission - whether it's a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world's leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation's largest manufacturer of ammunition.

Northrop Grumman is currently seeking an entry level Associate Process Engineer to support our Process Engineering team at our Promontory Plant.

Role Description & Responsibilities:
  • Developing and improving manufacturing processes
  • Performing cause and corrective action activities to permanently eliminate defects
  • Working with concurrent engineering team to create Build-to-Packages (i.e. engineering and planning documents)
  • Authoring, updating and reviewing shop floor planning
  • Preparing and presenting technical presentations to VSET, leadership, and to the customers for review and approval
  • Performing table top reviews
  • Using SPC tools to ensure process control
  • Developing and incorporating process improvements
  • Troubleshooting production/tooling/facility issues and implementing improvements and solutions
  • Supporting design, checkout, qualification and implementation of new or modified tooling or equipment
  • Troubleshooting production/tooling/facility issues and implementing improvements and solutions
  • Supporting design, checkout, qualification and implementation of new or modified tooling or equipment
Basic Qualifications:
B.S. degree in Chemical, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering (other technical degrees may be considered)
Self-Starter that takes initiative to complete tasks and assignments with little supervision
Good problem-solving skills and strong oral and written communication skills

Good organization and multi-tasking skills

Experience in Lean Manufacturing Techniques

Basic Computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Interpreting blue prints and specifications

Strong inter-personal and Customer Service Skills

Process Controls (SPC)

Preferred Qualifications:
Must have a GPA of 3.25 or higher
Writing shop planning
Working with energetic materials and processes