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Production Lead

Apply Now Job ID: 506241BR Date posted: Oct. 21, 2019 City: Greenville State: South Carolina
Description:This position is for F-16 Build Team located in but not limited to Building 1053. In addition to standard job description tasks, the Production Lead will be responsible for providing status of work documents and work accomplished in their work area. The F-16 Production Lead will be required to interface with multiple functional organizations, in addition to the area supervisor and crew to resolve issues or constraints in the aircraft assembly/production environment. He/she will be the intermediary between the aircraft assembly crew and production supervision, more importantly provide technical guidance to the crew for the assembly of aircraft components. In this capacity the lead will status, communicate and support production goals and objectives of the day/week, assess skill and complexity of tasks, issue work assignments, establish nominal expectation of tasks by obtaining personal contract for each task period of performance with each of the employees; set, check and adjust to meet realization and build performance objectives. Instill product disciplines to align with Production Imperatives of Safety, Quality Schedule & Cost which include but are not limited to; fall protection, critical moves and crane lifts, use & disposal of hazardous materials, adherence and use of personal protective equipment (PPE), material handling and storage of staged and work-in-process (WIP) parts, chemical control and labeling, clean as you go, housekeeping, Tool & FOD controls. The candidate will be required to support corrective action investigations, root cause analysis, advise on and implement innovations and process improvements, as well as maintain 6S/lean processes for their area of responsibility. Production Lead will be considered a working lead that will maintain certifications and qualifications to perform production tasks as required as well as other associated duties.

*Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Basic Qualifications:
• 6 years’ experience relative to aircraft Manufacturing, Maintenance, Modification, Repair or Overhaul

• 4 years experience performing heavy aircraft structural repair, overhaul or assembly

• FAA Airframe License/Certification

• Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications with ability apply their intent.
Desired Skills:
• Ability to problem solve.
• Excellent Written and Verbal communication skills.
• Leadership experience
• Ability to lead a team to meet critical schedules and resolve technical issues.

• Ability to understand aircraft work instructions.

• F-16 structural repair experience highly desirable.

• Champion of Foreign Object Debris (FOD) control measures
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-Exempt Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: No Career Area: Manufacturing Clearance Level: None Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 9/80 A: (Autotime System) Shift: First Apply Now

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