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Lockheed Martin Manufacturing Engineer - Level 1 in Pinellas Park, Florida

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.

Description: Reads/interprets component and assembly blueprint geometric dimensioning and tolerancing and customer specifications for use in defining manufacturing methods and requirements. Determines the need for tooling and design and develops tooling for use in manufacturing. Creates engineering drawings defining tooling component and assembly geometry. Investigates manufacturing issues and defects to determine root causes, and defines and provides support for corrective actions., determines root causes, and defines methods for resolution. Identifies opportunities and develops methods for process improvement. Works closely with shop floor personnel to acquire feedback on manufacturing processes and tooling. Develops capital improvement proposals for new equipment. Performs training of supervisors, other engineers and operators. Develops item masters and BOM’s and routings. Produces detailed work instructions defining production operations utilizing information from blueprints, specifications, engineering orders, change notices, and other engineering releases. Develops planning and work instructions defining the sequence of fabrication, assembly, installation, and other manufacturing operations for components and assemblies.

What’s In It For You

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:




•Paid time off

•Work/life balance

•Career development

•Mentorship opportunities

•Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here.

Basic Qualifications:

- Proficient in the use of SolidWorks/CAD software.

- Working knowledge of Lean and/or Flow Manufacturing concepts.

- Demonstrated strong analytical, problem-solving capabilities.

- Proven capabilities to manage multiple tasks/projects within defined and compressed timeframes.

Desired Skills:

- Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering from an accredited college in a related discipline.

- Proficient in the use of basic Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

- Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks with minimal direction, and quickly shift priorities within a constantly changing work environment.

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

- Experience using MES/MRP Software.

- Experience developing and designing tooling for use in manufacturing

- Experience with creating and defining work instructions for manufacturing processes.

- Experience with reading/interpreting engineering blueprints, tool designs, and process specifications.

- Understanding of GD&T as applied to Engineering drawings with evidence of training or certification.

- Six Sigma Certification, preferably Green Belt.

- Experience with SOLUMINA, MTO, QADS, PIOS.

- Project management abilities with experience in producing and providing project status reports and presentations.

- Aerospace or Medical Industry Background.

- Experience in sheetmetal or CNC machining methods of manufacture.

- Experience in Additive Manufacturing /3D Printing

- CAM programming of CNC equipment capability using Mastercam.

- Manual Lathe/Milling and other related manual machining capabilities.

- CMM or related other inspection equipment capability



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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