Sr Optical Fabrication Tech/ 2nd Shift /Optical Surfaces / Orlando, FL
Company: Lockheed Martin
Posted on: January 24, 2023
Job ID: 623500BR
Date posted: Dec. 07, 2022
Locations: Orlando, Florida
Description:Lockheed Martin's Missiles and Fire Control business
area is experiencing some substantial growth at our campus in sunny
Orlando, FL. We are seeking an Optical Operator to join our
From ultra-precision machining and additive manufacturing to the
development and production of complex optical components and
sophisticated electronic systems, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire
Control (MFC) utilizes the latest capabilities in manufacturing to
produce some of the world's most advanced weapon and sensor
The Optical Operator works under general direction and from
manufacturing process plans, engineering drawings, specifications
and manufacturing process plans to perform a wide variety of
complex and difficult coating processes which involve varying
number of film layers being applied to optical elements, polish
lenses, rough and finish grind flats, prisms, mirrors, shop aids,
test plates, and special shaped elements to specified optical MIL
specifications, and to diamond turn lenses, prisms, mirrors, shop
aids, test tooling and special shaped elements. Must have the
ability to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift according to the collective
bargaining agreement between Lockheed Martin and the UAW.
Please consider joining our Missiles and Fire Control Advanced
Manufacturing team and take a step toward solving complex
challenges and changing the world at the same time.
Attention Relocation Candidates: If you are in other states or
regions and you are interested in relocation to sunny Orlando,
Florida for our positions, we may offer a sign-on bonus for
qualified candidates to help them with their moving expenses.
Certain restrictions may apply.
Our Location: Orlando is a city in the Central Florida area. This
region is a great place to live and to raise a family. Central
Florida offers lots of attractive residential housing options. The
Greater Orlando metropolitan area is the sixth largest metro area
in the southeastern United States. The climate here is warm and
sunny all year long for the most part. Orlando is home to Walt
Disney World, Universal Studios Florida, and SeaWorld. Orlando is
also home to the second largest University in the US, the
University of Central Florida (UCF). Where can you get to from
Orlando? Orlando is about an hour's drive from Cocoa Beach and the
"space coast" to include NASA and the Kennedy Space Center. Tampa
is about 1.5 hours from Orlando. West Palm Beach is about 2.5 hours
to the south and Jacksonville is about 2 hours to the northeast.
Atlanta, GA is 6 hours to the northwest.
Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that
provide additional flexibility to our employees and management.
Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week
while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide
employees with additional day(s) away from the office and are in
addition to our Paid Time off benefits. Employee will be required
to work multiple shifts and schedules per the UAW Collective
Must have the ability to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift according to
the collective bargaining agreement.
Experience with various types of metrology and/or running automated
CNC machines relevant to optical generating, polishing or
Experience using hand tools, diamond tools or precision machining
The ability to select and use tooling to obtain specified surface
finish and contours.
The ability to test parts to ensure they meet finished
The ability to collect measurements and make process adjustments to
and obtain the precise contours on optical elements.
The ability to polish a variety of types of optical materials and
geometries to specified optical specifications.
Must have the ability to read and follow written work instructions,
schematics and engineering drawings and work effectively in a team
Prior experience with optics at the technician level is strongly
Experience with optical alignment and optical metrology.
Experience with interferometers and optical metrology.
Experience working as an optician with CNC machines.
Familiarity with troubleshooting radius, irregularity and surface
Familiarity with the following items is desired: optical elements,
lenses, rough and finish grind flats, mirrors, shop aids, test
plates, and special shaped elements.
Experience with controlling contours, thickness wedge and surface
Experience with MIL-PRF-13830B and other related Optical MIL
Search terms: metrology / interferometers / spectrometers / optical
alignment / CNC polishing / CNC grinding / optical fabrication /
zygo / aspheric and spherical optics / diamond turning / nanoform /
MRF / optical operator / glass molding / optical components /
optician / prism
Clearance Level: None
Other Important Information You Should Know
Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing
interest in this position and could be considered for other career
opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been
identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be
contacted for this and future openings.
Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated
with this position will be performed onsite at a designated
Lockheed Martin facility.
Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate
work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our
employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day
work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules
provide employees with additional time away from the office and are
in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.
Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week
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
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
Experience Level: Hourly/Non-Exempt
Business Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROL
Relocation Available: No
Career Area: Manufacturing
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