Palmdale, California

**Description:** **Who We Are:**

What do the world’s first stealth aircraft, the world’s most advanced fighters, and the world’s fastest manned aircraft have in common? They were all imagined by “Skunks” – some of the most innovative, strategic and visionary thinkers around\.

For more than 75 years, Advanced Development Programs, also known as the Skunk Works®, has been making aviation history\. Today we’re seeking world class talent to solve some of the toughest technological challenges\.

Consider joining our Shop Floor Management Team, where you can gain knowledge of cutting\- edge technologies and experience working across product lines as an employee of a world renown aerospace company\.

**Why Lockheed Martin:**

At Lockheed Martin Aeronautics we value your unique skills and expertise and we aim to give back continuously by offering a wide variety of benefits and amenities to help our employees live flexible, healthy, and fulfilling lives at and outside of work\. Some of our team’s favorite perks include:

• The promotion of Work Life Balance with every Friday off \(4/10A Schedule\)

• A competitive 401k match and bonus

• Comprehensive Benefits including Medical/Dental/Life Insurance

• Long term stability

• A receptive and inclusive culture focused on career development with tuition assistance and mentoring opportunities

• Learn more about our perks here\! https://www\.lockheedmartinjobs\.com/working\-here\#benefits

**The Challenge:**

As part of our Shop Floor Control Management team with Skunkworks, your leadership and people skills are critical to ensuring that vital parts and materials are available for production and that parts move fluidly throughout the shop floor\. As you grow, you will take on new tasks and more ownership by delivering critical components that keep the Fort Worth and OCONUS production lines moving and ensure that aircraft around the world stay fully mission capable\.

**A Day in the Life:**

Joining our Shop Floor Control Management team in Palmdale, you will become a part of an intimate group of production and engineering professionals all working together to meet our customer’s needs and goals\.

As a Supervisor, you will be empowered to lead a set of employees to success in manufacturing areas in plant 10\. Proactively assessing and resolving issues, you will partner and act as a trusted point of contact with the entire supporting organization\.

On any given day, you will also:

• Closely collaborate with our production team, engineering and MRP

• Utilize MRP, SAP, and Palmdale Order Location Systems

• Ensure that personnel, equipment materials, and services are provided as needed

• Drive brainstorming sessions and collaboration

**About You:**

You are looking to become a great leader one day\. You ensure team productivity by encouraging positive morale and fostering a transparent and rewarding environment\. Developing and leading others to be successful, you enjoy advocating for your team, teaching them to solve issues and prioritize customer needs by staying ahead of schedule\. Adaptable, you are great at leading and inspiring others as well as building great relationships both internally and with our customers\. Flourishing in a fast\-paced environment, you work well under pressure and you relish balancing and prioritizing varying tasks\.

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here\.

This position is in Palmdale, CA  Discover Palmdale\.

With qualifications and expertise in the following, you will thrive:

**Basic Qualifications:**

• Shop Floor Control Experience

• Leadership or Management Experience

• Experience with Manufacturing Execution Systems \(MES\) such as MRP, SFM, or EWI

• Familiar with SAP and Microsoft Office tools

**Desired Skills:**

• Leadership experience; must be a self\-starter and possess strong interpersonal skills\.

• Hands\-on knowledge of Learning Management Systems \(LMS\) & Timecard/ Payroll systems

• Knowledge of SAP, ERP4C, FOD Control Procedures, Tool Crib/Warehouse procedures

• Experience working in a Union environment\.

• Demonstrated successful problem\-solving skills

• Proven effective professional written/oral communication skills

• Ability to interface with and present to multiple levels of leadership in the organization

**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:**

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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\.**

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours\. Our customers tackle the hardest missions\. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision\. They’re dangerous\. Critical\. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives\. Those are the missions we care about\.

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\.

**EXPERIENCE LEVEL:**

Experienced Professional

Palmdale, California

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 100,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

Lockheed Martin is led by Marillyn A. Hewson, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Our Mission:  We solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe.

Our Vision: Be the global leader in supporting our customers' missions, strengthening security and advancing scientific discovery.

 

Our Values:

Do What's Right

Respect Others

Perform With Excellence

CUSTOMER BASE: As a global security, innovation, and aerospace company, the majority of Lockheed Martin's business is with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. federal government agencies. In addition, Sikorsky (a Lockheed Martin Company) provides military and rotary-wing aircraft to all five branches of the U.S. armed forces along with military services and commercial operators in 40 nations. The remaining portion of Lockheed Martin's business is comprised of international government and commercial sales of products, services and platforms. 

ORGANIZATION

Lockheed Martin's operating units are organized into broad business areas.

Aeronautics, with approximately $20.1 billion in 2017 sales which includes tactical aircraft, airlift, and aeronautical research and development lines of business.

Missiles and Fire Control, with approximately $7.2 billion in 2017 sales that includes the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System, PAC-3 Missiles as some of its high-profile programs.

Rotary and Mission Systems with approximately $14.2 billion in 2017 sales, which includes Sikorsky military and commercial helicopters, naval systems, platform integration, simulation and training and energy programs lines of business.

Space, with approximately $9.5 billion in 2017 sales which includes space launch, commercial satellites, government satellites, and strategic missiles lines of business. 

 

FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE

2017 Sales: $51 Billion

Backlog: $100 Billion

Cash Flow from Operations: $6.5 Billion

Stock Ticker Symbol: LMT, on the New York Stock Exchange. Ranked 64th on the 2015 Fortune 500 list of largest industrial corporations

(All amounts approximate)

WHERE WE ARE

Employees: approximately 100,000 employees in the United States and internationally

Operations: 590+ facilities in 50 states throughout the U.S.; Internationally, business locations in over 70 nations and territories

Headquarters:

Lockheed Martin Corporation

6801 Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20817 U.S.A.

(301) 897-6000

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