Northrop Grumman Triton Maintenance Supervisor in Patuxent River, Maryland

Triton Maintenance Supervisor

Requisition ID: 18004192

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Patuxent River

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems located in Patuxent River, MD has an immediate opening for a Triton Maintenance Supervisor to work on an exciting new program.

Essential Functions:

This position will support multiple shifts and weekends as needed in the future. Currently it is a 1st shift position.

The Triton Maintenance Supervisor will oversee the day to day execution of aircraft and control segment shift maintenance supporting the flight and ground test programs. Emphasis on program performance, process compliance and operational efficiencies as well as policy compliance is critical. The successful candidate will ensure the air vehicles are maintained in accordance with Triton Contractor Operating Procedures and are ready for testing to support a dynamic ground and flight test schedule. Will work with program leadership to assess issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and program cost/schedule objectives. Position will support new business proposals and process initiatives, and employee development. Must possess excellent communication and organizational skills, an ability to lead a large team while working in a dynamic environment, demonstrated initiative and willingness to solve problems with long-term solutions, outstanding people management and interpersonal skills, and an ability to interface with all levels of functional and project management while integrating with host entities. Candidate must also have the ability to adapt to an ever changing local test environment based upon shifting directions and focus in program office and/or company priorities. This position reports functionally and programmatically to the Flight Test Ground Operations Manager.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) along with6 years Flight Test/Flight Line experience OR

  • 10 years of Flight Test/Flight Line experience in lieu of the degree

  • 2 years Supervisor or Lead experience

  • Active Department of Defense Secret Security clearance or higher

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in NAMP-based maintenance desired

  • OOMA experience

  • Ability to work nights/weekends on short notice

  • Triton experience

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.

Title: Triton Maintenance Supervisor

Location: Maryland-Patuxent River

Requisition ID: 18004192