Manufacturing Engineer - Ocala, FL

Love where you work, enjoy where you live! Ocala is the largest manufacturing site within Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire control (MFC). MFC Ocala is responsible for manufacturing and assembling circuit cards, cable and harnesses, and electro-optic assemblies for 20+ programs in an air conditioned facility. Our facility invests in new and upgraded automated equipment to maximize quality and efficiency. Our facility has a highly flexible automated circuit card assembly process including localized wave solder, hot air solder, robotic contact solder, 3D solder paste inspection, automated optical inspection, and automated X-Ray inspection. After assembling our circuit cards we environmentally protect them utilizing a fully automated, double sided conformal coating work cell. We are continuously striving to increase machine-to-machine communication throughout our automated lines. We have significant investments in braiding, shielding, and sleeving preparation equipment for support of our cable and harness manufacturing. This includes advanced UV/CO2 laser marking and stripping. In order to support our electro-optic assembly we have a 10,000 sq ft ISO Class 7 clean room. We continue to push the limits of automated electro-mechanical assembly with an automation development center that is actively researching new uses for our 5-axis and 6-axis robotic arms.

Candidate must have a 4 year engineering degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent job experience.
Candidate must be able to develop and implement Manufacturing Process Plans (MPP's) for a variety of electronic and electro-mechanical assemblies.
- Utilize basic drafting and software programs to develop MPP's, design tooling, support equipment, process flows.
- Provide technical guidance and support to manufacturing operators to facilitate assembly performance.
- Apply lean manufacturing techniques to reduce cost and increase yields.
- Must have good communication skills and be able to work effectively in a team environment.
- Investigate root cause of failures/defects and implement corrective action to support continuous improvement.
- This position will be located at a facility that requires special access and requires the selected candidate to be a US Citizen.

Basic Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited college in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering, or in a related discipline

- Willingness to support second shift. This position is for full time second shift support

- Knowledge of electro-mechanical assembly, industrial processes, technical writing, and teaming.

This position will be located at a facility that requires special access and requires the selected candidate to be a US Citizen.

Desired skills
- Experience with cable and harness manufacturing, including automated wire cutting, marking, and stripping equipment.

- Experience with mechanical assembly manufacturing

- Experienced with Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Access, Word, Excel).

- Strong written and verbal communication skills.

- Knowledge of Lean manufacturing concepts and techniques, Pro-E, or
equivalent CAD software, tool design, electronic, packaging design, and MRS, concepts

- Leadership experience.

- Experience in a Manufacturing environment

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): Ocala Florida


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