Lockheed Martin Manufacturing Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas

F-35 Manufacturing Engineer for J860 aircraft mate build team. Primary responsibilities include direct shop floor support on 2nd shift, maintaining manufacturing plans, process standards, tooling requirements, engineering change implementation, and process improvements.

This includes but is not limited to determining root cause of non-conformances, implement Corrective Action, investigating tooling issues, assessing and providing tooling corrective action, initiating tooling rework activities, tool trial run and providing technical support to the Production team.

Provide technical assistance to leadership, supervision and mechanics to ensure all product is processed in compliance with engineering and specification requirements, provide work around plan development as required and support improvement initiatives or constraint resolution. Actively participate in the mate performance management team (PMT) and own and manage improvement initiatives.

Some weekend and overtime support required in this position.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications - Experience reading engineering blueprints and tool designs. - Experience with technical support, build teams, and internal/external customers. - Experience with Microsoft Office Suite

Desired skills Experience with F35 structural assembly, system installation, designs, tooling, tooling processes and assembly processes.

Knowledge of LM Aero F-35 Systems (CATIA, PDM, VAS, QADS, SFM, CAPP, ICA), Lean Principles, Continuous Improvement.

Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action experience. Knowledge and experience using advanced metrology systems and analysis software.

Project management experience

Prior experience of Fighter aircraft (5th Generation) Low Observable coatings and related manufacturing processes desirable.

Possess strong problem solving skills

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.

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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.

Job Location(s): Fort Worth Texas