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Lockheed Martin Procurement Engineer in Ventura, California

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: At Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, we are passionate about innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and forward-thinking thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your skills, training and education.

Collaborates with internal quality, engineering and manufacturing functions and suppliers to ensure quality standards and product requirements are met. Ensures supplier contract requirements are implemented and verified. Monitors quality control activities and systems at supplier facilities and maintains feedback loops. Performs surveillance ensuring supplier's conformance to company and program requirements. Performs source inspections (both in process and final), first articles, manufacturing process validations, source surveillance and special process audits, as applicable. Provides internal and supplier support for root cause and corrective/preventive actions related to supplier discrepancies. Supports supplier failure investigations as the need arises. Ensures control of supplier nonconforming items, conduct analyses and monitor efficiency of corrective actions at the supplier. Support creation and Maintenance on Specification audit Checklists. Support Supplier Audits to Industry standards. Ability to Train Field Surveyors as a surveyor Lead.

This position requires physical activity such as bending, climbing ladders, and ability to be on your feet multiple hours per day to perform inspections or production oversight when necessary.

Work location listed in Ventura for regional purposes only. This position will directly support suppliers in the Los Angeles/Orange County California area. Candidate must be located in this area, and have the ability to travel to suppliers daily.

Basic Qualifications:

- Background in Electronics

- Experience with JSTD001 and IPC standards

- Excellent Communication Skills

- Demonstrated understanding of Quality Assurance principles, including AS9100 and root cause analysis techniques.

- Ability to work independently

- Must be able to travel to regional supplier locations

-Ability to perform surveys/audits at supplier locations

-Ability to travel international to support Program Milestones

Desired Skills:

- Greenbelt Certification

- IPC Certification



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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