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Aircraft Structural Mechanic II / Sheet Metal / C-130 - Crestview

Crestview, Florida

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Aircraft Structural Mechanic II / Sheet Metal / C-130 - Crestview

Crestview, Florida

Job ID: 557787BR Date posted: Jun. 29, 2021 Locations: Crestview, FloridaProgram: SOF GLSS Description:Live the Dream! Join Lockheed Martin supporting Special Operations Forces and Live near the Beach!! We have multiple Structural Aircraft Mech II positions available on our team. -Lockheed Martin's Special Operations Forces Global Logistics Support Services (SOF GLSS) line of business is growing and has some exciting work going on at our site in Crestview, Florida. Our work includes modifying newly built MC-130J aircraft and converting those into the AC-130J which is the latest C-130 variant of the legendary "Ghostrider" aircraft.
-Presently we are looking for an Aircraft Structural Mechanic to join our team in Crestview.
-PAY RATE: $28.67 per hour; plus 401k payout, benefits, medical incentives and more
-The Aircraft Mechanic II will maintain, repair, and modify structural components of moderate difficulty on C130J model aircrafts. The qualified applicant must have the experience and ability to perform one or more of the following: Experience in aircraft structural repair, fabrication, modification, and installation of parts, items, and assemblies by interpreting technical data such as blue prints or manufacturers drawings/manuals. The Mechanic will plan, lays out, fabricates, assembles, installs, and repairs both internal and external aircraft structures and surfaces for aircraft modification. Mechanic must be a qualified aviation sheet metal mechanic with experience in aviation sheet metal, hardware installation such as rivet/blind rivet installation, HI-Loc installation, etc. The candidate must have a common knowledge of tooling required for performance of aircraft structural work. Additional job duties are required but not limited to: performs corrosion control, maintenance inspections, miscellaneous duties to service aircraft, tow and jack aircraft.
-Please consider joining our Special Operations Forces Global Logistics Support Services (SOF GLSS) team in Crestview, FL.


The Locale: Crestview, Florida is known as the "Hub City" of Northwest Florida. Crestview is a city in Okaloosa County, Florida and is one of Florida's fastest growing cities, with residential developments, shopping, and land area to grow. Crestview is a part of the Florida Panhandle region. The Panhandle is more similar in culture and climate to the Deep South than to South Florida. With its warm summers and not so cold winters, the Panhandle is a great place to live and work and to raise a family. Where can you get to from Crestview? Pensacola, FL is about an hour to the southwest. Tallahassee, FL is about 2.5 hours to the east. Mobile, AL is about 1.5 hours to the west. Montgomery, AL is about two hours to the north

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#MFCVETS
Basic Qualifications:
* Minimum six (6) years of sheet metal experience performing aircraft modifications or demonstrated aptitude.
* Strong aptitude to read and interpret mechanical drawings.
* Ability to obtain a secret security clearance therefore must be a US Citizen.
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TS MISC 2 – Aviation
Desired Skills:
* Heavy modification/integration/repair sheet metal experience on aircraft
* Active Secret Clearance
* C-130 experience Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: Rotating 40 hour week as assigned by leaderSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret 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.
Experience Level: Hourly/Non-ExemptBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CTRL (S0806)Relocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Technicians Type: Task Order/IDIQ Shift: Second
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