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At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges.

Mission-Focused Innovation: From aerospace to outer space to cyber space, you can solve the world's most complex challenges for our customers.

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Here, the possibilities are endless because we offer:

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  • Collaborative

    There is no innovation without imagination. You bring new, different and exciting ideas to the table every day. You are committed to the success of your team.

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  • Proactive

    The ability to anticipate, plan and prepare for what lies ahead. You act rather than react to potential situations.

  • Problem Solver

    You work to tackle tough problems with complex solutions.

  • Strategic

    You observe, reflect and analyze processes to make more informed decisions.

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“Before I came to Lockheed Martin, I never thought I’d get these opportunities. The benefits available and the company’s value culture make it an incredibly supportive place to work, and I’m grateful to work somewhere that wants me to succeed. I hope to have a long career here making an impact, and I know I’ll be supported in doing that every step of the way.”

Ryan J., Enterprise Operations

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  • Maternity and Paternity Leave

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  • Flex-time

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Job Responsibilities

Milling Machine Opr B

Stratford, Connecticut

Job ID: 555854BR Date posted: May. 04, 2021 Locations: Stratford, Connecticut Description:FUNCTION:
Set up and operate a variety of semi-automatic milling machines to perform any semi-complex machining operation on diversified types and forms of materials including those on new or changed parts where methods and control tapes are available.

TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES
Follow general instructions, standard practices, complicated drawings, operation sheets, tape read-out sheets, and other written and oral instructions to plan, layout, set up and perform any standard machining operation.

Input operations data into control panel as required.

Recommend tape changes within standard practices to Supervision or Manufacturing Engineering.

Perform set up and operation of established machining operations using available tapes.

Use all standard and prescribed tools, fixtures, holding devices and other attachments to set up for rough and finish machining.

Adapt ordinary holding devices and other attachments to individual job requirements within limits of standard practices.

Make necessary machine and tooling adjustments to maintain proper depth, width and location.

Manually control the feed and speed rates when necessary.

Plan, layout, set up and perform any standard milling, drilling, boring, threading, undercutting, tapping, and reaming operations.

Occasionally break-in other employees as required.

Perform similar or related duties on conventional and semi-automatic milling machines as required.

Maintain quality standards by checking work visually and with basic measuring instruments; record data manually or electronically as required.

Perform other related work of a comparable or lower skill level, including deburring, polishing and part marking.

Remedy any ordinary difficulties within standard practices and perform rework as required.

Refer tape errors and only non-standard problem conditions or recurring difficulties to working leader or supervision.

Perform operator checklist as required and comply with all EH&S procedures.

As required segregate waste material and follow good housekeeping practices.
Basic Qualifications:
Requires ability to use shop mathematics, tables and handbook formulas, work from complicated drawings and use a variety of precision measuring instruments such as micrometers, vernier height gage, calipers, bevel protractor, dial indicators, etc.

May occasionally require limited use of advanced shop mathematics. Requires well-rounded knowledge of milling methods, machine shop practice, tools and cutting qualities of various metals.

Experience: 2-3 years 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: Standard Monday to Friday 40 hour work weekClearance Level: None 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: Manufacturing Type: Full-Time Shift: Third
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