NC Programmer - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

NC Programmer

Job ID: 462407BR
Date posted: Nov. 27, 2018
City: Stratford
State: Connecticut
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking an NC Programmer to support the Gear Room in RMS Sikorsky’s Stratford, CT facility. The Gear Room manufactures high precision machined components for a variety of military and commercial applications. The Gear Room is a fast paced work environment with a mix of legacy production and new developmental work.

The NC Programmer will create and revise Numerical Control (NC) program packages for NC controlled machines with a focus on vertical and horizontal lathes. Additional programming support may be required on multi-axis machining centers and mill/turn machines. Program packages consist of CNC programs, cutter selection/tool lists, setup documentation, work instructions, and other related items. The NC programmer will actively participate with shop verification of new NC programs and revise legacy NC programs to achieve quality and cost targets. Shop floor support will be required to resolve technical/producibility issues as well as to perform Root Cause/Corrective Action investigations.

Programmer will be responsible for creating new NC programs using CATIA V5 and editing of existing programs that were generated in different program formats (APT, CATIA V4 and CATIA V5).

Occasional working on off-shifts or weekends may be required to support production schedules.
Basic Qualifications:
BS Manufacturing Engineering degree with 2-5 years of experience
MS Manufacturing Engineering degree with 0-2 years of experience
Other Engineering degrees will be considered with appropriate experience
Good communication and project management skills
Desired Skills:
2+ years previous machining/NC programming background
Knowledge of NC machine technology, process planning, and cutter technology
CATIA V5 skills in solid modeling and NC programming
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.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS6500 RMS
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Mechanical Engineering
Clearance Level: None
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: TEMPO: 9X80A - Standard Fri to Fri (Flex & Rigid)
Shift: First