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Lockheed Martin General Machinist C / CNC - GD&T / 2nd Shift / Grand Prairie, TX in Grand Prairie, Texas

Description: Lockheed Martin's Missiles and Fire Control business area is experiencing some substantial growth at our campus in Grand Prairie, TX.

From ultra-precision machining and additive manufacturing to the development and production of complex optical components and sophisticated electronic systems, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) utilizes the latest capabilities in manufacturing to produce some of the world's most advanced weapon and sensor technology.

Lockheed Martin is seeking a General Machinist C for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to perform machining operations that include a variety of semi-complex parts, details, and assemblies.

Duties include:

- Set up and perform primary machining operations as required on:

- Computer numerically controlled (CNC) Mills and/or Lathes

- Conventional Lathes & Mills

- Jig Bore Machining centers

- OD/ID grinders and surface grinders

- Wire/Electrode Electric Discharge Machining (EDM)

- Set up machines using all standard attachments and accessories

- Select cutters, speeds and feeds as required

- Work from engineering drawings, tooling drawings, engineering change documents, manufacturing planning, sketches, Mylars, and verbal instructions

- Check part machined against requirements for accuracy and operation sequence using precision measuring equipment, such as dial calipers, micrometers, scales and gauges

- 2nd Shift

Please consider joining our Missiles and Fire Control Advanced Manufacturing team and take a step toward solving complex challenges and changing the world at the same time.

Our Location: Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid-Cities” region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate. This North Central region of Texas is a great place to live and to raise a family. The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth.



Basic Qualifications:

- Ability to operate CNC machines.

- Ability to read and interpret drawings using GD&T (geometric dimensioning and tolerancing).

- Basic computer knowledge.

- Must have the ability to work 1st or 2nd shift according to the collective bargaining agreement.

Desired Skills:

- Ability to operate Nexus, Variaxis, and/or Intergrex.

- Experience with CNC lathes and/or vertical milling machines.

- Ability to use Mazak and/or HAAS Controllers.

- Experience with Parlec Tool Presetting equipment or similar system.



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.