Aircraft Assembly (OEM)

Manufacturing Technician 3


  • Posted 6 days ago
  • Gilbert, Arizona

Manufacturing Technician 3 (Assembler 3)


LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking Manufacturing Technician 3 for an opportunity in Gilbert, AZ. 


Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The ability to work 2nd shift is highly desirable: 3pm-12am


    The Manufacturing technician should be capable and experienced in working in a broad based manufacturing environment which includes:


    • Under minimal supervision, fabricate and assemble complex Space flight cable and harnesses assemblies from drawings, schematics, wire lists, or engineering sketches in conformance with government specifications and workmanship standards.
    • Support cable and harness installations to spacecraft per installation drawings and procedures.
    • A strong understanding of wiring processes, crimping, splicing, wire routing, and assembly techniques as it applies to NASA standard harness assembly operations is required.
    • Space Flight quality Hand soldering and assembly of printed circuit boards to NASA/J-Std Flight requirements.


    • The candidate must work well alone and within a team environment.
    • Must possess good problem solving skills, organizational skills, communication skills, and work with limited supervision.
    • Must be a self-starter, must be self-motivated, and a team player.
    • Familiarization with ESD, FOD, 5S, and Tool Control highly preferred

    Comments for Suppliers:            

    • Prefer people with solid wire experience such as an electrician. Auto mechanics are good candidates as well. People with solid experience working with their hands. 2nd shift is preferable.

Qualifications and requirements:

  • Must have High School Diploma or GED and 5 or more years experience
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


The health and safety of everyone at Northrop Grumman is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042, we will require all contingent workers in the United States to be fully vaccinated by December 8, 2021 or by their start date if it is after December 8th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) by the Supplier as the worker’s employer, in advance of your worker’s start date, and subject to Northrop Grumman’s review and approval of safety protocols.


Why Choose LAUNCH?

A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.

LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.


If you’re ready to LAUNCH your career, you’ve found an employer that can take you to new heights. 


Aircraft Assembly (OEM)

LAUNCH has aviation job openings in a range of settings with Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) in aerospace. If you’re looking for a job as an Aircraft Structures Technician, Aircraft Electrician, Machine Operator, A&P Mechanic, Assembler or Machinist, we have jobs available across the country.

Our clients offer work in a variety of settings for all types of aircraft and parts manufacturing. When you work with LAUNCH as a contractor, you’ll have the opportunity to advance your skills and experience at job sites that match your preferences for location, skill level and aircraft type.

If you are looking for jobs in aviation, LAUNCH is the best resource for your search. Whether you want to work on commercial aircraft, business jets, rotorcraft or specialized parts and equipment, we can find a job that meets your demands. Apply today!