Lockheed Martin Missile Mechanic Associate in Silverdale, Washington
Description: This classification requires performance of pre-DD250 tasks associated with the assembly, disassembly, modification, repair, assembly checkout and movement of all types and configurations of new and fleet return missiles and associated missile components. Perform inspection and related functions involved in quality assurance and acceptance of Fleet Ballistic Missile systems, materials and surface support equipment. Knowledge of computer skills to perform work.
- Work with technical assistance and guidance, or work independently with complete procedures or written instruction after initial on-the-job instruction and guidance.
- Work with progressively less guidance and instruction as knowledge, skill, and experience in classification increases.
- Assist in and/or perform the assembly and disassembly operations involving such functions as connecting and mating of the motor, equipment section, and interstage sections; removal and installation of electrical, electronic, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical components, assemblies and units.
- Assist in and/or perform inspection of the assembly, disassembly, modification, repair, rework and testing of missile sections, sub-assemblies, complete systems and subsystems; of the receipt, shipment, handling, testing, altering, repairing, reworking and packaging of components and hardware.
- Stamp or otherwise approve acceptable parts, tests, etc., and prepare or process paperwork as required. Reject items found to be discrepant or unacceptable, and determine reason for rejection as required; prepare necessary discrepancy documentation for disposition of such items.
- Evaluate test data, assembly, refurbishment processes and procedures, recommend new methods, processes or procedures to improve quality assurance and quality control. Perform a continuous monitoring of all production and test activities.
- Assist in and/or perform the set up for and performance of tests such as Helium leak and motor pressurization. Assist in the repair or replacement of malfunctioning units, components or items revealed by tests.
- Become proficient in operating all equipment required to position major vehicle components and support equipment as required to perform necessary operations.
- Assist in and/or perform inspection functions for non-Production Partnership (P2) operations. Inspect documentation for proper completion. Perform blueprint review of support equipment being altered and hardware receipt inspections and other inspection activities as required.
- Assist in and/or perform the handling and storage requirements of hazardous material.
- Assist in and/or perform the set up and operation of various NDT equipment and perform associated work as required.
- Assist in and/or perform modifications and repairs to support equipment. Assist Missile Electronic Technicians in performing missile systems tests using Systems Acceptance Checkout Equipment (SACE).
- Assist in repairing, fabricating, reworking, altering, modifying, maintenance and testing of surface support, handling equipment, and electrical continuity.
* Ability to obtain and retain a DOD secret level security clearance - Interim Secret at start.
* Ability to obtain and retain Arms, Ammunition, and Explosives (AA&E) certification.
* Must possess a valid driver's license.
* Knowledge of electrical, electronic, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
* Knowledge of aerospace or mechanical structures and assemblies.
* Knowledge of shop math.
* Ability to use various types of measuring and inspection instruments and tools as required.
* Ability to read and interpret Company and customer specifications, procedures and regulations pertaining to assembly, testing, storage and shipping of missiles or their related parts, assemblies and components as well as handling and storage equipment.
* Familiarity with inspection practices and procedures; of operational test methods and of functional test equipment relating to missiles and their components, subsystems, major systems and their integration.
* Ability to pass pre-employment physical and drug screen.
* Must be a US Citizen. Cannot be a dual citizen.
* Ability to work with hazardous materials.
* Minimum of 18 months experience in aerospace assembly operations or other relevant experience.
* Intermediate experience with aerospace vehicle assembly, disassembly, and handling techniques
* Demonstrated ability to perform in a team environment
* Strong attention to detail
* Computer proficiency
* Strong interpersonal skills
* Strong safety and security mindset
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