21 days old
2018-07-232018-08-22

Mechanical Field Engineer

Lockheed Martin
Rio Grande City, TX
  • Job Code
    442048BR
Individual will work as part of a team providing flight support; interpretation of surveillance systems products; O&M on aerostat avionics, acoustic sensors, ground sensors; operation of EO/IR sensor payloads, radar systems, military and telemetry radios. Conducts preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of mechanical equipment, as well as O&M of aerostats and mooring systems

Individual will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of Electro-Mechanical Systems and Mechanical Support Equipment. Individual will be considered a Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialist.

Performs other duties as assigned

The physical demands of this position and the operational requirements of the equipment can be substantial. Position often requires working in extreme temperatures, at heights greater than 15 feet, lifting and carrying up to 50 pounds, and working in confined spaces while wearing required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Individual may support rotations in the United States and OCONUS to include Southwest Asia.

This position is call-in casual, and by definition, the individual selected will work less than 1,000 hours within a 12 month period

Basic Qualifications
Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen and possess the ability to obtain DoD Secret clearance

O&M of mechanical equipment to include one or more of the following:
• High lift vehicles
• Forklifts
• Hydraulic systems
• Winch systems
• Tether/cable handling systems
• Industrial generator sets
• Power switch gear
• HVAC
• Cranes
O&M of electro-mechanical equipment to include one or more of the following:
• Hydraulic/servo valves
• Hydraulic actuators, control systems
• Test and diagnostic equipment

Ability to read and interpret electronic schematics
Proficient with the MS Office Suite and all common Windows OS
Effective oral and written communications skills

Candidate must have a minimum 2 years hands-on aerostat operations and maintenance (O&M) experience

Desired skills
O&M of C4ISR systems
Ability to read electronic schematics
Experience with compressed gas systems
Experience with AC/DC electrical
Experience/certifications in lead soldering
Networking, IT & information systems
EO/IR sensor payload operations

Certifications and/or licensing with any of the aforementioned systems and/or equipment

Familiarity with military operations, acronyms, and military chain of command

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

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): Rio Grande City Texas

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