Northrop Grumman Crater Packer 2 in Palmdale, California

Crater Packer 2

Requisition ID: 17005941

Location(s): United States-California-Palmdale

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (NGAS) is looking for a Crater Packer to support the shipping and receiving department located in Palmdale, CA.

The responsibilities include:

  • Performs a range of activities to prepare nonstandard items for shipment including routine crating and packing to the preparation of non-standard crates and boxes.

  • Determines packaging requirements from specifications, blueprints, oral instructions, or knowledge of materials to be shipped and shipping conditions.May build special crating fixtures and braces for shipping unusual or large items when standard boxes and crates cannot be used.

  • May prepare materials such as parts, assemblies, and tooling for special shipment.

  • Packages materials by blocking, tying down, padding, securing, bracing, or other means to avoid damage.

  • Uses standard hand and power woodworking tools and banding equipment. May coordinate loading or unloading of unusual items requiring special handling techniques.

Basic Qualifications:

Must have a high school diploma

Must be able to lift a Minimum of 35 pounds

Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time up to 9hrs.

Must be able to stoop, bend, push and pull items weighing up to 50 pounds.

Must be able to drive Forklifts and stand on reach lifts for prolonged periods of times, up to 5 hrs. a day.

Must be able to climb up and down ladders to get in and out of large crates.

Preferred Qualifications:

Shipping experience

Fork lift certification

Crane 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: Crater Packer 2

Location: California-Palmdale

Requisition ID: 17005941