Lockheed Martin Senior Manufacturing Engineer in Marietta, Georgia

Description: This position will support the F-35 Manufacturing Engineering Team in Marietta, GA, as a Manufacturing Engineer Sr. The primary discipline focus is tool design. This Manufacturing Engineer communicates, develops and oversees tooling requirements, tool designs and tool fabrication processes to ensure engineering requirements are achieved and production tooling is delivered on time for our production line. Candidate needs to have complete understanding and wide application of 2-D build to print drawings, GD&T and Catia V5 in order to provide solutions to tooling issues which align to organization objectives. This includes the need to access, understand and explain F-35 technical data found in PDM, CAPP and JDL, including engineering part and installation drawings, tool designs and manufacturing plans. Candidate needs to have good communication skills in order to interact with tool designers, suppliers, and leadership. Past experience with LM tooling processes and procedures are required. Candidate will investigate issues, develop root cause analysis, and initiate corrective actions as required to support program objectives. Some travel will be required periodically to support any and all aspects of production including corrective actions, process improvements, tooling, and configuration changes. Candidate will provide floor support as needed, but main area of focus will be maintaining the integrity of our tooling operations.

Basic Qualifications:

- Experience with LM tooling processes, procedures and Catia V5

- Experience with GD&T practices and principles

- Experience with Microsoft Office Suite tools: Excel, Word, Powerpoint

- Experience with Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action

- Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related STEM field

Desired Skills:

- Effective written and verbal communication skills (persuasive presentation skills)

- Capable of working in multifunctional teams and representing our organization

- Experience working in the F35 aircraft production environment

- Experience in areas of F-35 command media, drawings, planning, process specifications and component assembly processes

- Lean and Six Sigma experience desired (Green Belt preferred)

- Direct previous manufacturing engineering, production planning, corrective action, tool engineering, and affordability/producibility improvement experience is a strong plus

- CATIA specific experience and the ability to functionally demonstrate skills

- Finite Element Analysis experience

- Experience with PDM, MS Access, MS Project, ICA and CAPP/SFM are considered desirable

- Individual must be highly motivated, self-starting, and exhibit the ability/willingness to make decisions at the appropriate level while working well in a team environment and bringing assignments to closure.



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