Machine Tool Operator - Experience in machine shop environment with multi-axis machines. - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-06
Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Lexington
Kentucky
United States

Machine Tool Operator - Experience in machine shop environment with multi-axis machines.

Job ID: 463569BR
Date posted: Dec. 05, 2018
City: Lexington
State: Kentucky
Description:Someone in this position specializes in operating one or more than one type of machine tool (e.g., jig borer, grinding machine, engine lathe, milling machine) to machine metal for use in making or maintaining jigs, fixtures, cutting tools, gauges, or metal dies or molds used in shaping or forming metal or nonmetallic material (e.g., plastic, plaster, rubber, glass). Work typically involves: planning and performing difficult machining operations which require complicated setups or a high degree of accuracy, setting up machine tool or tools (e.g., installing cutting tools and adjusting guides, stops, working tables, and other controls to handle the size of stock to be machined.
The Machine Tool Operator determines proper feeds, speeds, tooling, and operation sequence or selects those prescribed in drawings, blueprints, or layouts). Work also involves using a variety of precision measuring instruments, making necessary adjustments during machining operation to achieve requisite dimensions to very close tolerances. This worker may be required to select proper coolants and cutting and lubricating oils to recognize when tools need dressing, and to dress tools. In general, the work of a Machine-Tool Operator (Tool room) at the skill level called for in this classification, requires extensive knowledge of machine shop and tool room practice usually acquired though considerable on-the-job training and experience.
Basic Qualifications:
Familiar with GIBBS CAM software

Previous experience in machine shop environment working with multi-axis machines

Ability to interpret engineering drawings

Must have availability to work first, second or C (weekend) shifts.
Desired Skills:
Experience in a machine shop manufacturing environment.
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.
Experience Level: Hourly/Non-Exempt
Business Unit: ESS8806 MISSILES AND FIRE CTRL (S0806)
Relocation Available: No
Career Area: Manufacturing
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Task Order/IDIQ
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: ROTATING- Rotating hrs/day per week
Shift: Second