Northrop Grumman Summer Safety/Environmental Position in Independence, Missouri

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.


  • Major project will be review and upgrade of our electronic Globally Harmonized System and updating of Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

  • Assist Industrial Hygienist in a variety of tasks through the summer regarding employee monitoring and sampling

  • Assist safety engineer in sprinkler system review and testing of sprinkler heads per NFPA

  • Assist support groups in onsite explosive testing as needed

  • Miscellaneous duties as needed in support of the safety and environmental team at Lake City

Competencies for Success:

  • Positive attitude

  • Ability to work with others at all levels of the organization

  • Energetic with people skills to understand the issues and communicate solutions with technicians

  • A strong desire and willingness to learn new skills.

  • Ability to see inefficiencies and make improvements to reduce waste.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school graduate minimum

  • Technical Skills: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

  • Desire to pursue Safety or Environmental as a profession

  • Must be a US Citizen

Preferred Qualifications:

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.

Job Category : Administrative Services