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Facilities Project Representative (early career)

Apply Now Job ID: 516129BR Date posted: Jan. 23, 2020 City: SunnyvaleState: California
Description:The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Space is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world. Every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to craft, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and build incredible products. We provide the resources, support, and the focus. You bring the passion and courage to envision limitless possibilities and we’ll build a better tomorrow with you.

Are you passionate about making a difference? Are you looking for a growth opportunity where you can contribute to a very important mission? If so, we invite to apply your expertise with us, a stellar company that will be putting astronauts on Mars, creating 3D printed satellites, launching payloads that learn in orbit, and developing national defense systems. Come, join our Facilties team in the dynamic world Space. Here, we are driven by innovation and integrity. By applying the highest standards of business ethics and a forward-thinking mindset, we believe everything is within our reach – and yours -- as a Lockheed Martin employee.

Our facility in Sunnyvale, CA has an immediate opportunity for an early career Facilities Project Representative to join our mission. Virtually every Lockheed Martin Space mission success starts with a strong foundation of facility infrastructure design, which is built and operated risk free in support of business needs without interruption. As a Facilities Project Representative at Space, you’ll have the opportunity to use your education and experience to take on formidable challenges with us and become an integral part of our Facilities team as we build new, and maintain current, state of the art engineering facilities. We operate in a dynamic environment to stay ahead of facility infrastructure needs and construction innovations through projects supporting many types of space. Such projects can include anechoic & thermal vacuum chamber test areas, critical manufacturing & assembly areas, technology support operations centers and cutting-edge customer demonstration capabilities to name a few. In this role, you’ll use innovative approaches that will help us facilitate our ability to achieve mission success.

Summary of Key Duties

• You will plan and direct and manage all phases of construction projects from initiation design implementation and close out

• You will ensure project requirements are defined, contract and contract changes are negotiated, operating budget established

• You will act as the primary contact for the facility project activities and will be responsible for multiple concurrent projects logistics and communication, review of costs, and schedule

• You will establish schedule milestones and monitor adherence to master plans, standards, construction specification, budget and schedule

• You will identify problems, status and develop solutions such as allocation of resources or changing project scope

• You will represent the facilities organization and provide coordination with internal staff, external subcontractors, telecommunication, and other space customers line of business

• You will interface with senior management on significant decision-making status


Our employees working in this level of position typically have 2-5 years of experience.
Basic Qualifications:
• At least 3 years of directly related work experience

• Experience managing projects that include controlling scope, schedule, and budget

• Experience managing project financial budget and scheduling milestones related to project management ranging form one thousand dollars to 10 million dollars

• Understand how to interpret construction drawings/ blueprints

• Proficient with Microsoft office suite including project

• Must be a US citizen and be able to obtain a security clearance
Desired Skills:
• Experience managing a minimum of 10 different projects at one time

• Project engineering background desired

• Strong skills with Microsoft project preferred

• Experience managing and negotiating project scopes and budget with architectural and engineering firms, general contractors and subcontractors

• Skilled in AutoCAD

• Understand earned value

• Ability to motivate team building and demonstrate good interpersonal customer skills, time management, and organizational strength

• Ability to develop solutions to a variety problem, recommendations and assist other peers

• Ability to prioritize projects between organizational direction and budget standard guide lines

• Self-starter requires little direction














Benefits you can enjoy include:

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking. 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.

• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• 25 three-day weekends
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition


Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You 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.
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 Professional Business Unit: SPACE Relocation Available: No Career Area: Facilities Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2 Shift: First Apply Now

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