Lockheed Martin Assembler-Installer in Palmdale, California


Assembles, installs, and/or mates structures, functional units, parts and equipment including ground support equipment where information is furnished, sequences are standardized and assemblies are coordinated, tooling is provided or locations are determined from a previously established reference point by the direct measurement from such points as edge of parts, previously located holes, ribs, stringers, bulkheads, floor panels or other installed units; works the assembly in proper sequence, loads jigs and does necessary operations to complete the assembly, either in or after removal from jig; performs such assembly and installation operations as reforming of parts to correct contour, crimping, trimming and filing parts to fit, framing, skinning, drilling, reaming and riveting assemblies, and attaching fittings and installations required to obtain a finished structure or functional unit; modifies incomplete and complete assemblies to incorporate in or out-of-station changes to structure and/or installation, when pertinent information is supplied and normal installation practice is not affected; disassembles and/or reassembles structure and installations, where units are returned to their original position, or where their position previously has been established..

Performs rework of the level of difficulty of the operations described above.

Must possess certifications required by the Company. Must demonstrate skills equivalent to Blueprint I.

Must possess a minimum of 1 year assembly and installation experience.


Improvises simple shop aids to facilitate installation and assembly.

Drills, reams and countersinks holes and fittings; trims and files parts, torques and safety bolts as required.

Fabricates structural items such as clips, angles, gussets and patches, ECT.

Installs incidental plumbing, electrical, rigging, or other functional items, as required by practical assembly sequence, where locations are made by direct measurement from established reference points; applies sealing compounds, insulation and adhesives as required in normal work assignments. Presses in bushings or bearings when required.

May set up and operate all types of coin dimpling machines as required.

May furnish information to authorized liaison personnel, regarding defective parts, tooling or assemblies, or incorrect assembly sequence.

Basic Qualifications Minimum of 1 year assembly and installation experience.

Desired skills Experience in First Unit Development.

Must be able to attain a Final Secret clearance and Special Program Access prior to start.

Must possess certifications required by the Company. Must demonstrate skills equivalent to Blueprint I.

Must have knowledge of Basic Computer Operations.

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.

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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.

Job Location(s): Palmdale California