Palmdale, California

**Description:** This classification requires on\-the\-job training and

performance of diverse assignments in the research

and development shop for the purpose of acquiring

training and experience to satisfactorily perform the

distinguishing requirements of the following classification: ADP Laboratory Mechanic\. The candidate is expected to perform such related duties as: blue print reading and analysis, create lay\-ups, must be able to work with hand tools, tooling experience, some machine shop experience, and must be able to interpret engineering sketches\.

Engineering Research Shops Trainee \(RP4054\)

Standing: Requires full time standing with limited resting periods and to walk distances\. Sit for extended periods if required\.

Heights: Able to work at heights\. Able to climb stairs or ladders as required\. Able to work off of step stools, Scissor lifts, lift platforms and aircraft structure

without handrails\.

Overhead work: Able to work overhead as required\.

Weight restriction: Able to Lift/push/pull/carry a

minimum of 25 lbs\.

Body positioning: Able to twist/bend \(neck or waist\)

and stoop\. Able to work in awkward positions as

required\. Able to squat/kneel/crawl/reach as


Work content: Able to use/hold/manipulate small

tools and parts with hands\. Simple grasping, power

grasping and fine manipulation is required\. Able to

use vibrating tools and perform torqueing operations\.

Able to use power equipment\. Repetitive tasks will be

performed\. Able to use computer keyboard, mouse

and monitor for extended periods of time\.

Vision/Hearing: High level Hand/Eye coordination

required\. Corrective lenses may be used\. Eye

protection required in many instances\. Color

differentiation may be required\. Must be able to hear

at level required for positions\.

Environmental: Able to work around noise, chemicals,

fumes and dust\. Capable of using respirators and

other personal protective equipment including

hearing protection if required\. Able to work outside if


Attendance: Regular attendance required based on

set work schedule\. Able to work any shift\.

Vehicles/Power moving equipment: Able to operate

as required\. Able to work around heavy equipment or


The physical demands described above do not contain a comprehensive listing of all physical requirements for all positions\. The physical demands of each position will vary based on business needs so the physical demands described above are subject to change and employees therefore will also be expected to perform all physical requirements necessary for their positions\. This job description may be changed to include new or different physical demands or change existing ones as management deems necessary\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

\- Experience with blue print reading and analysis

\- Experience with working with hand tools

**Desired Skills:**

\- Experience with composite layups and/or composite tools

\- Experience with interpreting engineering sketches

\- Experience in a machine shop



**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\.



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. 


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. 



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)


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


Lockheed Martin Corporation

6801 Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20817 U.S.A.

(301) 897-6000

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