Product Packaging Engineer / CAD Design


Lockheed Martin is seeking a Packaging Engineer for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to develop preservation, packaging and packing methods using automated design data to protect materials, parts and assemblies being shipped to the customer.

Furnish detailed packaging instructions to Shipping personnel for use in preparing materials for delivery.

Select applicable packaging methods using current specifications and procedures.

Understand requirements and assure compliance with DOT regulations on shipment of hazardous materials.

Perform testing on packaging materials and prepare written reports for management review.

Contact vendors and maintain a current file of the latest technology in packaging materials and equipment.

Supply instructions to Shipping for application of reusable containers.

Transmit packaging information into the data processing system.

Prepare packaging data for submittal to customers as required.

Examine contracts to determine preservation and package requirements.

Prepare estimates of preservation and packaging costs for submittal to cost estimating groups.

Perform other related duties as required.

Work closely with functional and program personnel to support the long-term packaging and storage requirements for program hardware.

Investigate, coordinate and design packaging and storage requirements for all stored assets.

Periodic travel will be required to vendors and other locations.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.
The Locale: Grand Prairie is part of the "Mid-Cities" region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate. The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB (Hurst, Euless and Bedford), NRH (North Richland Hills and Richland Hills), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth.

Basic Qualifications

Must be able to obtain Secret clearance

Bachelor of Science Degree in Packaging, Packaging Science, Packaging Technology and/or Packaging Engineering or other related Engineering.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) experience

Strong written and oral communication skills

Must be able to interact well in a team atmosphere

Familiar with the use of Windows Operating systems, Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Access, PowerPoint and Excel

Desired skills

PRO-E and ArtiosCAD experience

Hazardous Materials transportation and shipping regulation knowledge

Familiar with Military specifications/standards (MIL-STD-2073).

Ability to work well with people in challenging situations

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) knowledge.

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): Grand Prairie Texas


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