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Advanced Development Projects - Fabrication Manager (Level 5)

Apply Now Job ID: 539751BR Date posted: Sep. 18, 2020 City: PalmdaleState: California

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. Be More Than You Can Imagine.
This exciting position is with our historic Skunk Works program. Skunk Works is an integral part of Lockheed's Aeronautics business area responsible for advanced systems development including conceptual design and rapid prototyping of clean sheet solutions and improvements and derivatives to existing systems. The ideal skunk is an agile, multi-faceted teammate who loves to solve our customer's most difficult challenges. Some of our unclassified projects include the U-2, SR-71 Blackbird, F-22 Raptor, F-117 Nighthawk, and the F-35 Lightening II. Learn more about some of the incredible things we do here:
As the Advanced Development Projects - Fabrication Manager, you will supervise hourly and salary employees in ADP Production Operations Advance Technology Product Development and Functional Operational Research and Test groups. They design/fabricate parts, build assemblies, test or modify components made of wood, metal, composite, and/or plastic through machining, drilling, welding, or bonding operations for the entire portfolio of ADP programs. In addition, provides estimates for proposal purposes; plans and executes structural tests of aircraft components and vehicles; Works from blueprints, drawings, or verbal instructions using math and basic computer skills; Responsible for the assignment of work, technical interpretations and compliance with prescribed manufacturing policies and procedures; Coordination of production start-ups, shutdowns, and changeovers; Initiate wage actions consistent with labor agreement and appropriate management discretion. Plans and coordinates internal and manufacturing within the ADP FORT and ATPD working to project schedules and budgets. Monitor and verify cost and quality in accordance with program requirements or other control procedures. Responsible to develop new manufacturing technologies supporting future platforms.

A level 5 employee Typically has 14 - 20 years of professional experience.

What’s In It For You
Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here.

Palmdale, CA
This position is in Palmdale, CA Discover Palmdale.
Basic Qualifications:
• 10+ years demonstrated aerospace manufacturing experience
• Project management and decision-making experience utilizing business and financial acumen
• Multiple experiences with Aerospace Manufacturing, Fabrication, Assembly, Integration and/or Systems Checkout
• DOD Secret clearance or Higher
Desired Skills:
• Excellent interpersonal skills needed for collaboration, communication and presentation Customer Interface
• Ability to manage, coach, train and motivate team in technical and leadership development
• Demonstrated positive employee engagement with utilization of Culture of Accountability (COA) and Full Spectrum Leader (FSL) techniques
• Strategic thinking and alignment of tech strategy with product realization

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.Telecommute: The work associated with this position will be performed at the designated Lockheed Martin facility. Situational telecommuting may be considered and authorized at the discretion of your leader and based upon the role.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: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per weekSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret with an investigation within 5 years 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: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: AERONAUTICS COMPANYRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: ManufacturingType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: no Shift: First Apply Now

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