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Logistics Associate Manager

Apply Now Job ID: 487205BR Date posted: Jun. 25, 2019 City: Vandenberg AFB State: California Program: PLSSS
Description:The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space. At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to envision the impossible, perform with excellence and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

The Payload Launch Sites Support Services (PLSSS) Program provides all launch processing support functions for Office of Space Launch (OSL). One of the program’s two primary operating locations is Vandenberg AFB, CA. Key elements of the PLSSS program scope include satellite launch processing, transport operations, propellant loading operations, and processing facilities O&M, clean room operations, and safety and environmental services.

The Logistics Manager supporting the PLSSS contract/program at Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) will be responsible for managing a diverse team of salary and represented (union) logistics employees, enforcing a productive and engaging work environment where the employees feel empowered to succeed and innovate. The VAFB logistics team is responsible for inventory/property control of over 21,000 line items/assets valued at over $90M, as well as tool/material/asset issuance, control, and disposition at multiple customer facilities.

Summary of Key Duties for this position:
• Responsible for supporting the program's operations (sustaining, local mission, and remote mission efforts) with a skilled and qualified workforce to ensure mission success and successful audits for the Office of Space Launch customer. The logistics workforce consists of, but is not limited to, hazardous waste coordinator, property analyst, logistics analyst, material expeditors, stock clerks, and transportation drivers.
• Responsible for providing guidance and mentoring to staff, career development, recruitment/hiring, performance management, reward and recognition, and conflict resolution.

This will be a Lockheed Martin Full Spectrum Leadership interview focusing on the core imperatives of Deliver Results, Shape the Future, Build Effective Relationships, Energize the Team, Model Personnel Excellence, Integrity and Accountability.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

This position will have the ability to work a standard 5x40 or 9x80 schedule.


Benefits of Employment:
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin cultivates an inclusive work environment that inspires 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. 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 competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

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.
Basic Qualifications:
• Must have a minimum of 6 years of logistics experience
• Must have a minimum of 3 years of team lead experience
• Property control/management experience
• Experience using tracking database for property/inventory control
• Must have effective communication skills
• Experience briefing customers or management
• Must be a United States citizen, will be subject to a government security investigation, and must meet eligibility requirements for an elevated clearance for access to classified information (TS/SCI w/ poly).
• Must be able to travel up to 2 weeks per year, primarily to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
• Must be willing and able to work overtime and occasional odd shifts
Desired Skills:
• Bachelors degree in Logistics or related discipline is desired
• DD1149 process knowledge/use/experience
• Hazardous Waste collection/tracking/disposition experience
• Experience working in a union environment
• Experience with Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology implementation
• Personnel management experience
• Material/asset transportation experience
• Maximo database experience
• Property audit experience
• Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
• Basic Dept of Transportation knowledge (driver requirements and qualifications)
• Experience with shipping and receiving, including HazMat (49 CFR, IATA, AFMAN 24-204 regulations)
• Understanding of Lockheed Martin Full Spectrum Leadership imperatives
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: ESS4400 SPACE Relocation Available: No Career Area: Logistics Clearance Level: TS/SCI w/Poly Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: STANDARD-Mon-Fri/8 hours a day Shift: First Apply Now

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