Lockheed Martin Machine Tool Mechanic-Maintenance Senior in Palmdale, California
Determines methods and sequences of operations, and maintains, repairs, services, modifies and installs all types of machine tools and fabrication machines, such as NC, CNC, DNC machines, robots or other equipment, employing multiple types of advanced and/or conventional control systems where it is required to work to exacting tolerances by exercising a complete knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic and component functions, machine and component rebuilding and modification theory, techniques and practices, and hydraulics as related to the isolation of servo-control and mechanical drive system malfunctions; troubleshoots integrally-related mechanical and hydraulic drive, control and traversing systems to isolate malfunctions; disassembles, repairs or replaces defective parts, and makes exacting coordinated adjustments as necessary to maintain electronic-hydraulic control sensitivity requirements and overall machine efficiency; installs or works with manufacturers’ personnel in installing machine tools and equipment and test-operates, reworks, and makes adjustments to ensure that performance characteristics agree with applicable specifications; disassembles, services and reassembles delicate mechanical and hydraulic functional mechanisms especially vital to machine operations where extreme care must be exercised to avoid damage or introduction of error into system through improper parts alignment and adjustment; tears down, overhauls, and rebuilds primary machine drive, control and carriage traversing systems of machine tools fabrication machines to restore to manufacturers’ original specifications when it is no longer practical or possible to make such machines useful to production by normal service maintenance and repair operations; sets up and operates machines as necessary to ensure proper machine operation and tolerance prior to release to production personnel; makes special modifications to and adapts partially automated machines and plant equipment to improve overall performance characteristics and to satisfy special-purpose manufacturing and plant requirements; makes precision layouts, works to exacting tolerances, and exercises a high degree of ingenuity in improvising and adapting aids such as hydraulic test benches for the rebuilding, maintenance and testing of machine components and accessories, and in developing new skills and techniques relating to malfunction diagnoses.
Basic Qualifications Must meet minimum job skills requirements as outlined below to qualify for and hold this classification.
• Have a minimum of four years of experience in machine tool repair, including N/C, CNC, and robots, and maintenance or two years of machine tool repair and maintenance and two years of machine operational experience or be a graduate apprentice.
Standing: Requires full time standing with limited resting periods and to walk distances. Sit for extended periods if required. Heights: Able to work at heights. Able to climb stairs or ladders as required. Able to work off of step stools, scissor lifts, lift platforms and aircraft structure without handrails. Overhead work: Able to work overhead as required. Weight restriction: Able to Lift/push/pull/carry a minimum of 100 lbs Body positioning: Able to twist/bend (neck or waist) and stoop. Able to work in awkward positions as required. Able to squat/kneel/crawl/reach as required. Work content: Able to use/hold/manipulate small tools and parts with hands. Simple grasping, power grasping and fine manipulation is required. Able to use vibrating tools and perform torqueing operations. Able to use power equipment. Repetitive tasks will be performed. Able to use computer keyboard, mouse and monitor for extended periods of time. Vision/Hearing: High level Hand/Eye coordination required. Corrective lenses may be used. Eye protection required in many instances. Color differentiation may be required. Must be able to hear at level required for positions. Environmental: Able to work around noise, chemicals, fumes and dust. Capable of using respirators and other personal protective equipment including hearing protection if required. Will be required to work in temperature extremes as needed. Able to work outside if needed. Attendance: Regular attendance required based on set work schedule. Able to work any shift. Vehicles/Power moving equipment: Able to operate as required. Able to work around heavy equipment or machinery.
The physical demands described above do not contain a comprehensive listing of all physical requirements for all positions. The physical demands of each position will vary based on business needs so the physical demands described above are subject to change and employees therefore will also be expected to perform all physical requirements necessary for their positions. This job description may be changed to include new or different physical demands or change existing ones as management deems necessary.”
Desired skills DNC Be able to demonstrate knowledge or have satisfactorily completed training in the following job skills:
• Advanced Blueprint Reading
• Numerical Control Machining Practices
• Machine Shop Theory and Practice
• Machine Tool Maintenance, Basic Hydraulics
• Engineering Calculations
• Manufacturing Processes
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Job Location(s): Palmdale California