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Melbourne, FL Employment Information

Melbourne, Florida Overview

Home to about 76,000 people, Melbourne, Florida is part of the Palm Bay area, which is the second-largest metropolitan area in Florida. Melbourne is about 60 miles southeast of Orlando, midway between Miami and Jacksonville. The city houses an international airport as well as a thriving high-tech sector, with an emphasis on defense. Melbourne also has several colleges and universities, including Eastern Florida State College, the Florida Institute of Technology, Keiser University - Melbourne and a Florida State University satellite campus. In 1969, Melbourne merged with sister city Eau Gallie to become a consolidated area.

The cost of living in Melbourne, FL is slightly below the national and Florida averages. Utilities and groceries are the only living costs that exceed the national average in Melbourne. The median home sale price is $158,250, which is five percent higher than it was one year ago. The median income per capita for Melbourne jobs is $24,959, and the median household income is $42,216.

Melbourne Job Opportunities

The technology and defense industries are major contributors of Melbourne, FL jobs. The city is part of what is called "The Space Coast," a high-tech region of Florida. Space Coast employers in Melbourne include DRS Technologies (over 1,000 employees in the area), General Electric, Northrop Grumman Corporation - Surveillance and Battle Management Systems (1,640 employees), Rockwell Collins (1,430 employees) and the Harris Corporation. Education jobs in Melbourne are also plentiful, thanks to Brevard Community College, Brevard County School Board and the Florida Institute of Technology.

The healthcare industry contributes a substantial number of jobs in Melbourne, FL as well. For example, the Wuesthoff Health System employs more than 2,600 people in various health care occupations. Other major employers include the Florida TODAY Newspaper, which is owned by Gannett, and the Holmes Regional Medical Center.

Melbourne Employment Trends

Forbes ranks Melbourne, Florida 27th in the nation for job growth. In the past year, Melbourne experienced job growth of 1.54 percent, which is higher than the national average. In the next decade, employment in the city is expected to grow by 37.3 percent, also slightly higher than the national prediction. In July of this year, Melbourne had an unemployment rate of 6.8 percent, which was higher than the 6.2 percent Florida and national averages.

While Melbourne's unemployment rate is higher than Florida's, it is still lower than that of surrounding cities. For instance, job seekers might have better luck finding Melbourne jobs than jobs in Palm Bay, FL, as the city has an unemployment rate of 7.5 percent.

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Production Tester needed ASAP for a temporary to hire position. First shift, sitting most of day, able to communicate with lead techs. Electronics background and familiarity with test equipment and procedures is necessary....
Description Plans and coordinates preparation of project documentation, such as engineering drawings, production specifications and schedules, and contract modifications, to ensure customer contract requirements are met. Reviews contract to determine documentation required for each phase of project, applying knowledge of engineering and manufacturing processes. Analyzes proposed changes of produc...
Description Supports business analysts and developers on project teams as they document their data requirements and establish thorough specifications. Conducts facilitation sessions to gather requirements. Builds logical models. Works with database administrators to build the physical model and overall data architecture. Reviews and reports on project metrics to benchmark effectiveness. Works clo...
Description Supports business analysts and developers on project teams as they document their data requirements and establish thorough specifications. Conducts facilitation sessions to gather requirements. Builds logical models. Works with database administrators to build the physical model and overall data architecture. Reviews and reports on project metrics to benchmark effectiveness. Works clo...
Description Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector is looking for an Engineer become the Integrated Functional Capability Responsible Engineer (IFC RE) who will develop, modify and maintain a detailed IFC plan consisting of both HW & SW elements. In this role the individual will be responsible for coordination across the stakeholder community, including product teams, lab and system test, prod...
Description This position will be assigned to the UK Sentry IPT Lead and be accountable to the UK Sentry Program Manager in assisting in all areas of System Safety on the UK Whole Life Support Program (WLSP). Duties include the performance of system safety analyses to identify, track, and control potential safety hazards that may impact the safety of personnel or equipment. Responsibilities inclu...
Description Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector seeks an Information Assurance System Engineer 4 for our Melbourne, FL facility. Candidate will be the sub-IPT and/or technical lead of system security engineering activities supporting all phases of systems development in the areas of Information Assurance (IA), Program Protection, system security engineering, and security certification and a...
Description Design primary aerospace metallic structural components to develop or improve products and facilitate manufacturing operations. Develop basic data and make preliminary layouts, sketches, and notes necessary to present design proposal. Investigate pertinent design factors such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials and equipment, interchangeability, replaceability, strength-...
Description Develop complex stress/structural analyses in support of design activities, fleet maintenance, and manufacturing operations. Activities will include FEM and classical analysis as required to support structural modifications and MRB related activities. Employee will perform fatigue and fracture assessments (durability and damage tolerance DaDT) in addition to static strength and FEM. S...
Description Act as point of contact for all Periodic Depot Maintenance (PDM) related analyses. Develop complex stress analyses in support of fleet maintenance. Activities will include FEM and classical analysis as required to support fleet maintenance and MRB related activities. Tools utilized may include FEMAP, NX CAE, TeamCenter and a variety of software applications. Employee should be a Durab...
Description Test Director to serve as the senior test representative responsible for the safe conduct and execution of test. Provide safety oversight and range coordination in the control room environment and ensure the accomplishment of all test objectives. Conduct mission rehearsal training. Define test article configuration and identify assets, range, and frequency requirements. Conduct missio...
Description Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems Sector has a requirement for a Level 3 Hydraulic Systems Engineer. Candidate will be part of a dynamic team developing hydraulic subsystems for a military aircraft application. The candidate shall be capable of designing and analyzing mechanical and hydraulic designs for various vehicle subsystems including flight controls, fuel systems, landing gear...
Description Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is seeking a Level 3 Mechanical Design Engineer for the Manned Aircraft Design Center of Excellence in Melbourne, FL. In this role the, the candidate will be part of a dynamic team providing design, development, analysis and integration of various aircraft mechanisms including flight control systems and linkages, doors and drive mechanisms, locking a...
Description Manages E-8C aircraft modification and retrofit programs that are required by the operational fleet. Scope includes assessing new requirements, preparing statements of work, developing estimates and proposals, and executing programs from contract award through closeout. The size of these programs typically range between $1M and $5M and include engineering and design that leads to prod...
Description Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (NGAS) in Melbourne, FL is seeking a Tax Accountant 2 position to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in defining the future. The person will be responsible for assisting the Corporate Tax department in the preparation of the company's federal, state, and local tax returns by examining accounts and records and computing tax returns accord...
Description Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems seeks a Systems Engineer 3 - Aircraft Vulnerability for its Melbourne facility to perform the following duties: Responsible for the analysis of combat threat effects upon military aircraft. The analysis will include the effects of kinetic weapons such as projectiles, missiles and warhead fragments on combat aircraft. The analysis also includes evalu...
Description As a member of the Aerospace Engineering Competitive Analysis and Tools (ECAT) CoE, the successful candidate will support various programs’ requirements & enable Life Cycle Cost (LCC) as a key performance parameter in Cost as An Independent Variable (CAIV) trades. The statement of work will include; develop analyses/models which support rapid affordability assessments for changes in c...
Description Northrop Grumman is seeking experienced engineers to perform efforts associated with the design of military aircraft Environmental Control, Fuel and Hydraulics Subsystems. The position involves all aspects of design, from trade studies and layouts to the development of engineering drawings for production, with application of full GD&T, working within an AS9100-certified, integrated pr...
Description Northrop Grumman is seeking a Mission Avionics Architect/Design Engineer 2 to join our Aerospace System sector. The Advanced Programs and Technology Team is working on the future in Aircraft Systems. We are seeking an experienced engineer with the ability to architect, design, and develop airborne embedded Mission Avionics Systems. The successful candidate will participate on a team ...
Description The Advanced Programs and Technology Team is working on the future in Aircraft Systems. We are seeking an experienced engineer with proven abilities to architect, design, and develop airborne embedded Mission Avionics Systems. The successful candidate will design and document the Mission Avionics System software architecture. The successful candidate will design the system architectur...

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