Lockheed Martin Advanced Prototyping, Mettalics, and Functional Test in Palmdale, California

Description: This role supervises hourly and salary employees in ADP Prod Ops FORT . They design/fabricate parts, build assemblies, test or modify components made of wood, metal, composite, and/or plastic through machining, drilling, welding, or bonding operations. In addition, provides estimates for proposal purposes; plans and executes structural tests of aircraft components and vehicles; Works from blueprints, drawings, or verbal instructions using math and basic computer skills; Responsible for the assignment of work, technical interpretations and compliance with prescribed manufacturing policies and procedures; Coordination of production start-ups, shutdowns, and changeovers; Initiate wage actions consistent with labor agreement and appropriate management discretion. Plans and coordinates internal and manufacturing within the ADP FORT working to project schedules and budgets. Monitor and verify cost and quality in accordance with program requirements or other control procedures. Responsible to develop new manufacturing technologies supporting future platforms.

Desired Skills: -- Understanding of materials and hardware and their properties.

-- Strong written and interpersonal communication and presentation skills.

-- Job estimating and design for manufacturing review experience

-- Current of new manufacturing processes and techs, Prototyping Manufacturing Experience

-- Ability to determine priorities of scheduled and drop in work.

-- LM21 certified (green/black belt)

-- Familiar with SFM/E4C execution systems

-- Technical Degree (IE, ME, AE, etc...)


-- 6+ years previous in a manufacturing environment (metallics, functional test, machining)

-- Interprets blueprints, manufacturing procedures, instruction manuals, specifications and engineering orders to clarify and resolve such functional problems related to production, processing, fabrication, and assembly.

-- Experience in planning projects, developing manpower plans, forecasting budget requirements and tracking execution (EVMS) for manufacturing efforts.

-- Program start-up experience

Must be a US Citizen, position is located at a facility that requires special access.

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, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

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