Lockheed Martin Missile Mechanic Associate in Kings Bay, Georgia

Under the guidance of higher level personnel, perform tasks associated with the assembly, disassembly, modification, repair, checkout and movement of all types and configurations of new and fleet return Trident II missiles and associated missile components. Perform inspection and related functions involved in quality assurance and acceptance of Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) systems, materials and support equipment at the Strategic Weapons Facility Atlantic (SWFLANT). Knowledge of computer skills to perform work is required.

Assist in assembly and disassembly operations involving such functions as mating/demating of motors, equipment section and interstage sections; removal and installation of electrical, electronic, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical components, assemblies and units. Perform inspection of the assembly, disassembly, modification, repair, rework and testing of missile sections, sub-assemblies, complete systems and subsystems; of the receipt, shipment, handling, testing, altering, repairing, reworking and packaging of components and hardware; and of the repairing, fabricating, reworking, altering, modifying, maintenance and testing of support and handling equipment. Approve acceptable parts, tests, etc., and prepare or process documentation as required. Reject items found to be discrepant or unacceptable, and determine reason for rejection as required. Prepare necessary documentation for disposition of such items. Evaluate test data, assembly and refurbishment processes and recommend new methods, processes or procedures to improve quality assurance and quality control. Perform a continuous monitoring of all production and test activities. Assist higher level personnel set up for and perform tests such as electrical continuity, helium leak, motor pressure and propellant grain inspection. Assist in the repair or replacement of malfunctioning units, components or items revealed by tests. Become proficient in operating all equipment required to position major vehicle components and support equipment as required to perform necessary operations

Assist with inspection functions for non Production Partnership (P2) operations. Inspect for proper completion of documentation. Perform blueprint shake of support equipment being altered. Handling and storage requirements of hazardous material and hardware receipt inspections and other inspection activities as required. May perform functions described in lateral or lower rated job descriptions.

Typically requires an elementary knowledge of aerospace vehicle assembly, mating and handling techniques as gained from a minimum of 18 months of experience in related aerospace product final assembly operations or the equivalent. The familiarity with inspection practices and procedures for acceptance of parts; of operational test methods and of functional test equipment relating to missiles and their components, subsystems, major systems and their integration is required. A general knowledge of hand tool and the assembly and disassembly of hardware. Knowledge of electrical, electronic, hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Knowledge of missile structures and assemblies. Knowledge of shop mathematics. Ability to use all types of measuring and inspection instruments and tools as required to perform the above duties. Ability to read and interpret Company and customer specifications, procedures and regulations pertaining to the assembly, testing, storage and shipping of missiles or their related parts, assemblies and components as well as handling and storage equipment. Demonstrated ability to perform in a team or group environment. Must be able to maintain required licenses and certifications to operate handling and support equipment necessary to perform job tasks; have the ability to obtain and retain an Arms, Ammunition, and Explosives certification is required; and must be able to obtain and retain a secret level security clearance.

Basic Qualifications - Strong safety mindset and elementary knowledge of strict procedural compliance - The ability to work unsupervised as well as in a team environment - Must be able to climb ladders and lift up to 45lbs - A minimum of interim secret security clearance to perform job function and have the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD secret level security clearance - Ability to obtain and retain Arms, Ammunition, and Explosives (AA&E) certification - Knowledge of shop math, basic computer skills, and the ability to use all types of measuring and inspection instruments and tools - Ability to pass pre-employment physical and drug screen - Willingness to work swing or grave shift as required - Must be able to maintain required licenses and certifications to operate handling and support equipment, necessary to perform job tasks

Desired skills *Ability to read and interpret Company and customer specifications, procedures and regulations pertaining to the assembly, testing, storage and shipping of missiles or their related parts, assemblies and components as well as handling and storage equipment *Familiarity with inspection practices and procedures; of operational test methods and of functional test equipment relating to missiles and their components, subsystems, major systems and their integration *Knowledge of electrical, electronic, hydraulic and pneumatic systems *Knowledge of missile structures and assemblies *Demonstrated ability to perform in a team environment *Experience working with or around ordnance *Good interpersonal skills

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Job Location(s): Kings Bay Georgia