Optical Operator / 2nd shift / Orlando, FL

    • Orlando, FL

Description:Lockheed Martin is experiencing growth at our campus in Orlando, FL. We are seeking an optical operator to join our team! We utilize the latest capabilities in precision optical manufacturing to produce some of the world's most advanced weapon and sensor technology. You will work under general direction and from manufacturing process plans, engineering drawings, and specifications to perform a wide variety of complex optical fabrication processes including optical grinding and polishing. In addition you will complete measurements, data collection, and documentation required to verify compliance to optical MIL specifications using optical and mechanical measuring devices such as interferometers, gauges, and microscopes to evaluate optical components.
Please consider joining our Missiles and Fire Control Advanced Manufacturing team!
Basic Qualifications:
Must have the ability to work 1st, 2nd or 3rd shift in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement
Experience with mechanical/optical evaluation
Experience with handling optical materials
The ability to use hand tools and precision machining tools effectively is required.
The ability to read schematics and engineering drawings is required.
The ability to test parts to ensure they meet finished specifications is required.
A mechanical aptitude is required which is sufficient to perform this role effectively.
The ability to work effectively in a team environment is required.
Desired Skills:
Experience with optical alignment is desired.
Experience with lasers, imaging systems, optical metrology is desired.
Experience with interferometers and spectrometers is desired.
Experience working as a machinist with CNC machines is desired.
Familiarity with troubleshooting irregularity and surface requirements is desired.
Prior experience with optics at the technician level is strongly desired but not required.
Familiarity with the following items is desired: optical elements, lenses, rough and finish grind flats, prisms, mirrors, shop aids, test plates, and special shaped elements.
Experience with controlling contours, thickness wedge and surface quality.
Experience with MIL-PRF-13830B and other related Optical MIL specifications is desired
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
Must have the ability to work 1st, 2nd or 3rd shift in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement
Experience with mechanical/optical evaluation
Experience with handling optical materials
The ability to use hand tools and precision machining tools effectively is required.
The ability to read schematics and engineering drawings is required.
The ability to test parts to ensure they meet finished specifications is required.
A mechanical aptitude is required which is sufficient to perform this role effectively.
The ability to work effectively in a team environment is required.
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.
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