Model Maker / R&D Machinist / Grand Prairie, TX at Lockheed Martin Corporation - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Grand Prairie
United States

Model Maker / R&D Machinist / Grand Prairie, TX

Job ID: 487051BR
Date posted: Jun. 13, 2019
City: Grand Prairie
State: Texas
Program: E&T and Electrical Engineers
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking a Model Maker / R&D Machinist for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to plan the layout, fixturing, and fabrication of mechanical devices; set up and operate precision machine tools including lathes, mills, grinders, saws, etc. to make original parts, tools, mechanisms, and devices for experimental purposes. Work to verbal instruction, sketches, or detailed drawings. Required to solve problems relative to work-holding arrangement, unusual materials, machine settings, tools and cutters, product specifications, and fabrication methods. Will interface extensively with research engineers to refine requirements, recommend fabrication processes and perform estimates. Normally performs precision work to exacting tolerances and dimensions in a developmental laboratory condition.

Basic Qualifications:
- Must be able to obtain a security clearance
- CNC Mill experience.
- Ability to comprehend mechanical drawings using Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
- Basic computer knowledge.
- The candidate must have good communication skills, and be able to work with internal and external customers.
Desired Skills:
- Associates degree in mechanical engineering technology.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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: Hourly/Non-Exempt
Relocation Available: No
Career Area: Electrical Engineering
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First