Aircraft Worker/Upholsterer

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Hurlburt Field
United States

Aircraft Worker/Upholsterer

Job ID: 445845BR
Date posted: Aug. 09, 2018
City: Hurlburt Field
State: Florida
Removes, cleans, reinstalls, or replaces defective parts, accessories, and components. Researches and obtains replacement or repair parts/components
utilizing owner parts manuals or technical orders. Useaircraft parts and drawing to manufacture replacement upholstered items. Operates an industrial grade sewing machine, installs thread, wined bobbin, clean and oil the machine, and make adjustments to the machine for different fabric
thicknesses. Fabricates aircraft insulation panels, aircraft equipment, and support equipment materials using raw measurements, technical drawings, as well as per-sample using sewing machines, a tape measure/rule, and shears. Fits and installs hardware for the purpose of aircraft insulation installation using
common upholstery tooling including but not limited to; punches, awls, grommet/snap setters, hog ring pliers, etc.
Desired Skills: Air Force AFSOC C-130 experience
Active Secret Clearance
Basic Qualifications: Minimum of 4 years' Upholstery experience
Familiar with Air Force 781 aircraft forms
Ability to use and maintain long and short arm
industrial grade sewing machines.
Must have experience with changing and identifying
sewing needles.
Ability to work multiple shifts on the flight line, in the
hangar and or upholstery shop.
Work aircraft in multiple locations Hurlburt Field and
Crestview FL.
Ability to lift 50lbs, climb stairs/ladders, kneels, and
travel short walking distances to access aircraft work
areas, with or without a reasonable accommodation.
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.
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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we?re engineering a better tomorrow.
Job Category: Hourly/Non-Exempt
Business Unit: ESS8806 MISSILES AND FIRE CTRL (S0806)
Relocation Available: No
Career Area: Technicians
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Task Order/IDIQ
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: ROTATING- Rotating hrs/day per week
Shift: First