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Lockheed Martin Sustainment Engineer in Orlando, Florida

Description: Candidate will collaborate with Program IPT’s, Suppliers and Shipping Department to coordinate program Packaging and Shipping needs. Will identify and develop system, subsystems and component packaging and transportation requirement and help develop special packaging instructions (SPI) as required. Ensures contractual packaging and DOT CFR 49 POP requirements are being met. Shipment may include, Hazardous Materials, Classified or unclassified. Supports Shipping ‘Day to Day’ Operations. Evaluates new packaging techniques to improve the Shipping Process. Works with vendors, Integrated product teams and customers to improve packaging designs. Performs root cause analysis on Damaged Shipments.

Candidate will be the program’s primary point of contact (POC) and coordinate Truck requests through the LM Shipping department for all MFC sites. Provide truck contact information to site personnel. Ensure all necessary crates and/or packaging are provided for packaging hardware on site. Tracks condition of reusable shipping crates and initiate repair or replacement as needed. Maintain list of contacts for each site along with unique shipping requirements for each site. Prepare any parts, assemblies, and materials for shipment in accordance with applicable vendor and customer specifications, standards and Company shipping instructions and process Shipping documents. Prepare address labels and other shipping container identification, determining appropriate nomenclature in accordance with applicable customer, Department of Transportation and Company specifications and standards. Load on transport vehicle, check and block crated, uncrated, or unpacked raw stock, parts, assemblies, components, and materials. Process shipping documents. Arrange for required inspections. Initiate documentation to order shipping containers and packaging supplies from vendors using the purchase request and other applicable system.

Basic Qualifications:

-Appropriate technical degree from an accredited institution

-Experience using Microsoft Office Suite (Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Word)

-Experience in logistics, sustainment, supply chain or process change management

-Experience in pulling data from ERP systems to derive and report trends, status of operations, or model business decisions

-SECRET clearance with an investigation in the past 5 years required to start

Desired Skills:

-Solid background in Depot Operations, Repair Management, and Supply Chain with trend analysis experience

-TABLEAU working knowledge

-Familiarity with Army regulations and Army Supply

-Ability to work in a cross-functional IPT environment

-Experience using SAP client applications

-Knowledge of shipping practices and procedures and inspection requirements.

-Knowledge of Company, vendor and customer shipping documents, forms, and other paperwork.

-Ability to use the Company purchase request and other applicable computer systems.

-Knowledge of appropriate handling and packaging procedures and Federal Department of Transportation regulations as they relate to hazardous materials.

-Ability to apply knowledge of MSDS in order to receive, inventory and identify hazardous materials.

-Ability to operate transportation carrier, computerized shipping meters, label makers and shipment pricing devices.

-Ability to read blueprints.

-Ability to use strapping, cutting and carton-making machines, and processing equipment such as spray guns and brushes, electric or motor-powered material moving carts, floor-controlled cranes and hoists, weighing and counting scales, power saws, hand tools and portable drills.



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, 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.


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