Assembler / Installer

Lockheed Martin

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Baltimore, MD
First Shift

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Job Description

At Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, we
are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee.

Lockheed Martin values your skills, training and education. Come and experience your future!

To perform complex assembly and/or installation
operations involving fitting and adjusting parts and assemblies of major production subassemblies or complete minor assemblies.

To perform this function in accordance with the following duties:
Works from blueprints, tool write-ups, lofts, sketches, verbal information, etc. , to perform assigned duties.
Performs assembly of a major production subassembly and operations of similar complexity where the work involves assembly or installation without the aid of tools, or the existing tools do not locate all parts and assemblies and the specifications necessitate fitting and adjusting of parts or details, coordinating of location of many details and similar duties.
Makes repairs, replacements and alterations in accordance with engineering and/or Quality Control requirements on work performed by self or other employees when such operations entail work as specified above.
Prepares surface areas for the application of adhesive and/or sealing compounds by wiping clean with solvent.
Applies primer and adhesive to surface, installs parts and material, and assures proper fit.
Seals parts by applying proper sealant, lays parts together and uses clamps, screws and fasteners as required.
Visually checks parts to assure proper application of sealant.
Advises supervisor or higher graded employees of any difficulties encountered with tools, materials, parts write-ups etc.
Uses check tools, fixtures, inspection gauges, and precision measuring devices to acquire product acceptance data.
When directed, presents hardware to customer Product Assurance representatives.

Basic Qualifications

To be qualified to interview for this role, you will need to possess these basic qualifications:

• Mechanical Assembly Experience or equivalent training.
• The ability to interpret drawings, read and follow written directions, interpret shop math.
• Experience in drilling and tapping holes.
• Must be able to pass vision & hearing for crane operation.
• May be working in high spaces.
• Experience using torque Wrenches and measuring tools. Experience with hand and pneumatic tools.
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs without reasonable accommodation.

- Applicants selected must be able to successfully pass a background investigation and drug test.
Additionally, any roles requiring Department of Defense Security Clearances will require US Citizenship.

Desired skills

Preferably, you should also have these desired skills:

• Desired skills :Mechanical Assembly Experience (12 months)
• Machining practices Overhead crane / rigging experience.

Benefits of Employment:

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions an inclusive work environment that urges differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees also play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually.

Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy. You can also find further information at

· Medical {many choices of plans; some LM locations have on-site medical}
· Dental
· 401k {with generous matching}
· Paid time off including; granted, accrued and floating PTO
· We have a 9x80 and 4x10 schedules which means either 26 or 52 three-day weekends
· Work/life balance, family-friendly environment
· Career development, career-growth, and lots of learning opportunities for aspiring minds
· Fun, talented and witty teammates
· Knowledgeable, supportive and engaged leadership
· Diverse, inclusive and community-minded organization
· Mentorship opportunities
· Rewards & recognition
· Generous Tuition Reimbursement

At Rotary & Missions Systems, we value your skills, training, and education. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin RMS employee. Come, join us and experience your future!

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers pursue the hardest missions. Those that demand exceptional amounts of courage, resilience and precision. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

…just to name a few reasons to join Lockheed Martin!


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.

Other Important Information

By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.

Ability to work remotely

Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.

Work Schedule Information

Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.

Executive Order

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.