Maintenance/Flight Technician - Aircraft

Dulles, VA
Post Date:
November 15, 2018
Job Status:


Maintenance/Flight Technician Job Opening - Northrop Grumman (IAD)

The Northrop Grumman corporate flight department is accepting applications for an experienced Aircraft Technician at the Washington-Dulles Airport in Virginia (IAD). This is primarily a senior Aircraft Maintenance Technician position, with additional duty serving as a Flight Technician and Cabin Attendant on board Gulfstream 550 aircraft.

This position will be primarily 1st shift, Monday-Friday, and may work overtime, alternate scheduling and weekends as needed to support the operation. Preference for this position will be given to applicants with international experience serving as Crew Chief/Flight Technician and Cabin Attendant aboard long-range, corporate aircraft with an emphasis on CEO-level executive care.

Requirements are a current FAA airframe and powerplant mechanic certificate and 8-10 years of experience maintaining corporate jet aircraft, with preference towards those with G550 and Citation 680 experience.   

To apply online, go to the CAREERS tab at and do a Keyword search for:

18018107 (Aircraft Mechanic 4 with Flight Technician responsibilities/1st shift)


  • High School/GED diploma

  • 8 - 10 years of related experience in the repair and maintenance of turbine-powered aircraft

  • Outstanding communication skills, the ability to function within a team-oriented environment and work flexible hours

  • Current FAA Airframe and Powerplant certificates

  • Ability to secure and maintain airport issued security badge w/background check

  • Ability to secure and maintain a government-issued passport

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products and Computerized Maintenance Tracking programs (CesCom, CMP, etc)

  • Be able to pass an initial and random DOT drug screening

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Factory level maintenance training and experience on Gulfstream 550 aircraft

  • Factory level maintenance training and experience on Citation 680/680+ aircraft

  • FAA Inspection Authorization certification

  • Prior FAA Part 145 Repair Station and Part 135 Air Carrier experience

  • 10 - 12 years corporate jet aircraft maintenance experience - an Avionics background is especially desired

  • AA Degree or higher in a related aeronautical discipline

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. citizenship is required for most positions.

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