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Maintenance Mechanic / Carpenter

Moorestown, New Jersey

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Maintenance Mechanic / Carpenter

Moorestown, New Jersey

Job ID: 596817BR Date posted: May. 17, 2022 Locations: Moorestown, New Jersey 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 Mission Systems and Training, we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your skills, training and education. Come and experience your future!

Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Operate machine tools to fabricate parts as necessary. Install and troubleshoot all utilities associated with the manufacturing process. Must be proficient with computer and automated controls.
General Maintenance Mechanic tasks include any activity needed for maintaining the plant facilities and equipment. The successful candidate will perform general maintenance and service functions as required. Duties may include, but are not limited to: mechanical, electrical welding, pipe fitting, HVAC, carpentry and painting.

Install, repair, maintain and fabricate manufacturing equipment and perform other general maintenance and service functions. Duties include, but are not limited to mechanical and electrical repairs and maintenance, welding, pipefitting, air conditioning, carpentry work and painting. Perform periodic inspections and tests and report findings. Receives general instructions from supervisors and notice of service required from supervisors and other plant personnel. Works from blueprints, sketches and oral instructions and specifications. Uses all hand tools, power tools, and other equipment necessary for completion of assignments. May direct other employees assigned to the job.

Must have a primary skilled trade of Carpenter and secondary skilled trade, one of which must be electrician, pipe fitter, air conditioning mechanic, maintenance welder or manufacturing machine repair. Must be able to operate material handling equipment and rigging equipment. Apprenticeship papers, Journeymen’s card or 5 years or more of equivalent work experience in a skilled trade discipline is required. A working knowledge of machine tools and welding is a plus.
*Requires US citizenship.
Basic Qualifications:
Skilled Trade appropriate apprenticeship papers, journeyman’s card, trade school diploma or contractor licenses is required. Five or more years of skilled trade work experience is required. A high school diploma or a GED equivalent is required. The candidate must supply all customary hand tools of the trade and is required to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense Secret security clearance. The successful candidate must be able to work independently or in a team. All candidates must be able to lift, bend and perform the normal activities of a physically challenging position.
*Candidate must be able to obtain an Interim DoD Secret Security Clearance prior to starting this position. Obtaining a clearance requires US citizenship.
Desired Skills:
Working knowledge in the electrical maintenance trade. Working knowledge in plumbing, pipefitting, HVAC, welding, painting or other building maintenance activities. Basic computer skills and Equipment troubleshooting knowledge. Working experience with lathes, milling machines and other basic machine shop equipment. Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret 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: Non- standard 40 hour work week as assigned by leader 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: RMSRelocation Available: NoCareer Area: Facilities Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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