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:
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition
Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here.
This position is in Palmdale, CA Discover Palmdale.
• 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
• 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
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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