Field Engineer Sr. Power Production

Lockheed Martin   •  

Palmdale, CA

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 26 days ago


This is an unaccompanied long-term overseas field service assignment with the U-2 Program in Cyprus. The position calls for a skilled industrial electrician who can operate and maintain a full time, 24/7, diesel driven power plant. They will be responsible for maintaining the site power distribution systems in several aircraft hangars, office buildings, labs and shops. The selectee must be able to understand blueprints, engineering drawings and schematics. An understanding of motor controls and power is required. They will install, maintain and troubleshoot many different types of electrical equipment including air conditioning, frequency converters, DC power supplies and uninterruptible power supplies. When required they will install all types of electrical power systems using conduit, cables, panels, switch boards and transformers. A working knowledge of the National Electric Code is essential. They must be able to lift 75 lbs. and be able to work from ladders and elevated work platforms to 75 feet above the ground. The candidate is responsible for ordering fuel, spare parts, materials used for new installations, generate monthly reports and keep records and files on materials and maintenance. Selectee must be trained, tested and certified by the host to conform to local requirements for qualified electrical workers. Candidate must interact successfully with USAF personnel of all ranks, host base personnel and local nationals on a daily basis. May work odd hours and varying work week schedule. Position is designated as mission essential and world-wide deployable which means anthrax/smallpox vaccinations, chemical warfare training and exercise participation and other related training is required; can be deployed forward to another location from primary duty station. May be required to live in government quarters and travel by military airlift. Must accept and adapt to location specific rules and guidelines related to personnel safety, security, cultural awareness and acceptable behavior. Selectee will be subject to government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Candidate must pass overseas physical on annual basis for duration of assignment
Basic Qualifications:
-Selectee must have 6+ years of journey level experience as an Industrial Electrician.

-Must be able to work to all applicable safety orders and codes, domestic and foreign.

-The candidate must be able to understand blueprints, engineering drawings and schematics.

-Must possess excellent written/verbal communications and team building skills.

-Requires an Interim Secret to Start

-Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access
Desired Skills:
Able to maintain diesel power unit.
-Able to maintain site power distribution system.
-Able to maintain varied electrical systems such as air conditioning units, frequency converters, and transfer rectifiers.
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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

Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Yes Career Area: Product Support Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week Shift: First

Job ID: 461345BR

Date posted: Nov. 14, 2018

City: Palmdale

State: California