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Lockheed Martin Maintenance Senior Specialist in Huntsville, Alabama

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 inspires 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 being a difference maker? Are you looking for a growth opportunity where you can contribute to a very important mission? 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 Facilities Maintenance team in the dynamic world of Lockheed Martin 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 Huntsville, AL has an immediate opportunity for a Maintenance professional who wants to be part of our mission. What will a day in life look like for you as a Maintenance Specialist at our Huntsville site? Responsibilities will include:

•You will assess methods and the sequence of operations required to maintain and repair plant machinery and/or equipment

•You will exercise a complete knowledge of plant maintenance theory, practice, and procedure relevant to the repair of campus structures and support equipment such as heating and ventilating systems, pumps, production machinery and equipment, plant plumbing systems, wooden facilities structures and components such as doors, windows, and partitions

•You will determine methods and actions required to apply paint by brush, roller and spray painting to various surfaces in order to maintain the facilities and equipment appearance

•You will adhere to applicable codes, laws, and insurance carrier requirements

•You will work at various heights, operate and work from moving and/or telescoping boom vehicles and equipment as required, and you will clean and store equipment, tools, safety devices, protective clothing, etc.

Our employees working in this level of position typically have 5 years or more of experience .

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions 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. Benefits you can enjoy include:




•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.

Basic Qualifications:

•4 years of experience repairing plant, property, and equipment.

•Experience with water distribution systems (includes chilled water, heating/cooling systems, condensate return systems, steam traps, and heat exchanger systems).

•Experience with repairing industrial systems such as pumps, compressors, lifting equipment, bearings, shafts and gearboxes.

•Experience with troubleshooting and repairing infrastructure related subsystems (i.e. plumbing, electrical, HVAC systems).

•Experience with completing all facets of associated repair work including wall and tile repairs and painting as required

•Must be able to climb ladders and work at heights

•Must be able to lift heavy objects up to 50 lbs

•Proficient with basic computer systems (email, Microsoft Office applications)

•Must be a United States citizen and be able to obtain a Secret security clearance

Desired Skills:

•Operate general industrial tools and equipment such as drills, pipe threaders, drain snake, and emergency generators and pumps as required.

•Experience with all hand and power tools required to repair plant, property, equipment.

•Experience with mixing, blending, and matches various colors of paint to match for touch-up repairs.

•Prepares working and recording sketches as required, notes and materials needed.



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.