Inspection Mgr - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Fort Worth
United States

Inspection Mgr

Job ID: 478597BR
Date posted: Apr. 12, 2019
City: Fort Worth
State: Texas
Program: F-35
Description:This position will report to the Senior Manager of
Production Quality with responsibility for leading the
Q&MS support of multiple F-35 production assembly areas
on 2nd and 3rd shift. Specific responsibilities will be
in quality processes and performance oversight for
the Wing and Forward Fuselage build areas.
Primary interface and POC for the F-35 Production
Operations build team. Directly
responsible for the management and oversight of
supervisors and represented inspectors. Will be
expected to interface with teams across the program
including production, program management,
contracts, finance, HR, and engineering. Will be the
primary interface with the DCMA customer for quality
issues. Will manage the budget and headcount of the
F-35 Q&MS team for 2nd and 3rd shifts and all
aspects of recruitment, hiring, and performance
assessment, skills assessment, skills gap closure and
recognition/disciplinary actions. The successful
candidate is expected to identify areas of opportunity
for improvement across program functions, and drive
projects to improve efficiency.
Basic Qualifications:
• Appropriate degree from an accredited college, or equivalent experience/combined education.
• Previous experience of managing and ability to lead or supervise personnel and teams.
• Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work
in US as a permanent resident. This position is
located at a facility that requires special access.
Desired Skills:
• Quality control/assurance experience
in aviation/aerospace or high precision manufacturing
• Demonstrated Full Spectrum Leadership skills.
• Leadership experience (both salary
and represented workforce.
• Green Belt/Black Belt trained.
• Prior experience in managing department budget.
• Root cause analysis and corrective action
• Experienced in engaging with and representing LM
with customers (DCMA, Program Office).
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
Relocation Available: Yes
Career Area: QA/Test and Inspection
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: Second