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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Insp - Non-Destruct Test-Spec
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Lockheed Martin | Sunnyvale, CA
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Job Description

Description:IAM Hourly represented employees who currently work at the main (Sunnyvale/Palo Alto) unit, Santa Cruz, VAFB or Eastern Range facilities must apply to open requisitions on Brass Ring to be considered for the position.

This occupation requires the inspection of vehicle structures, assemblies, systems, components, materials and parts through the use of radiographic or ultrasonic techniques, eddy current, magnetic particle, fluorescent penetrant and other nondestructive equipment and processes associated with lab operations.


* Regularly and periodically set up and operate to the full utilization of the equipment and processes to perform inspection operations using the following major non-destructive test methods:

o X-ray, including radio isotopes, fluoroscopy and associated electronic image amplification equipment.

o Ultrasonic testing utilizing pulse-echo, resonance, through transmission and direct images equipment.

* Perform all operations as assigned relative to magnetic particle, eddy current, and fluorescent penetrant testing.
* Determine working or operating inspection techniques based upon necessary end results. Analyze problems, interpret and record data working from sketches, drawings, test procedures, blueprints and other engineering information. Assist in developing inspection procedures, specifications, and techniques.
* Stamp or otherwise approve acceptable parts or materials, reject unacceptable parts or materials and prepare necessary documentation.

Basic Qualifications:

Complete knowledge of the principles and practices of methods such as radiography, ultrasonic, eddy current, fluorescent penetrant and magnetic particle including level II certification in the aforementioned methods.

Desired Skills:

Individual would be Level 2 certified in accordance with NAS410 and already possess a valid state or IRRSP radiation safety certification/card.

Individuals with Visual Weld, Infared Thermography, Computed Tomography, Digital Radiography and/or Computed Radiography experience will be noted for preference.

Familiarity with GE Rhythm, YXLON F.GUI, Image 3500, and/or NSI efX-CT and DR is also desirable.

Experience inspecting product forms include welding, castings, composites, COPV, micro-electronics, circuit card level solder joints, and ordnance/solid propellants. Experience with AWS, ASME, MIL-STDs and ASTM standards.

A 2 year college degree with Nondestructive Testing is preferred. Previous Level 2 certification and work experience methods would also be a desirable.

Be able to support all Space Systems programs and sites. Individual must be able to work independently, but also with remote teams of personnel and perform inspections individually. Individual will be expected to support program required inspections on off-shifts and with short notice to ensure program hardware is available to support program needs and schedules. Business travel is expected to other LM locations, LM suppliers, and customer sites (e.g., NASA and DoD locations) to support program and customer requirements.

Individual must be able learn and apply intermediate to advanced computer skills with software such as Microsoft Office and various computer aided inspection systems.



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.



About Lockheed Martin

Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 113,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.