Plant Layout Engineer

Lockheed Martin

Many employees work a 9 day fortnight. That's 9 slightly longer days over 2 weeks (80 hours total), with every second Friday off. Other employees work a 4 day week (4x10hr days).

Only considering candidates eligible to work in Marietta, USA ⚠️

Job Responsibilities

Job ID: 667102BRDate posted: May. 22, 2024

Description: Prepares layouts, plans, installation/construction drawings, estimates and oversees the installation, and reconfiguration of equipment, aircraft production and support areas, machinery, buildings, structures, shop areas and other facilities to address strategic and established program opportunities

Gathers and reviews data concerning facility or equipment specifications, project requirements, company or government restrictions, required completion date, and construction feasibility

Completes accurate field measurements and verifications

Coordinates with architecture/engineering firms in developing design criteria and preparing layout and detail drawings for large construction projects

Present strategic plans to Aero Leadership based on Production Program requirements and Marietta Site capabilities

Prepares statements of work for equipment and construction

Reviews and approves plans, estimates, designs and design costs including equipment, installation, labor, materials, preparation, and other related costs

Manages contractors on projects

Inspects or directs the inspection of construction and installation progress to ensure conformance to established drawings, specifications, and schedules

Works with represented labor to perform small projects

Provide technical support to the Plant Engineering Organization

Provide Quality Control for Purchase Requisitions and On Call Release documents before receipt by Supply Chain Management and Facilities Engineering Management support items.

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.

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 required.

Vision/Hearing: 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 needed.

Attendance: Regular attendance required based on set work schedule.

Vehicles/Power moving equipment: Able to operate as required. Able to work around heavy equipment or machinery.

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.

What’s In It For You: 3 day weekends every weekend!

From onsite to remote, we offer flexible work schedules to comprehensive benefits investing in your future and security, Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here.

Do you want to be part of a company culture that empowers employees to think big, lead with a growth mindset, and make the impossible a reality? We provide the resources and give you the flexibility to enable inspiration and focus -if you have the passion and courage to dream big, work hard, and have fun doing what you love then we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors degree from an accredited college

Minimum design experience in a manufacturing or industrial facility including equipment layouts, and/or mechanical, electrical and plumbing construction.

Experienced in using CAD to produce layouts and construction documents

(Examples - Microstation/AutoCAD/Catia)

Knowledge of building codes and standards

Project Management experience in working a strategic project from conception to completion

Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS)

Desired Skills:

Mechanical or Industrial Engineering

Significant experience in producing installation/construction drawings in the layout of production, manufacturing, laboratory and warehouse facilities based upon projects valued greater than $2M.

Significant experience in design engineering and capable of planning and conducting tasks requiring independent judgment in the evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard design engineering techniques Mechanical or Industrial Engineering in a rapidly changing environment

ICD-705 design and construction experience

Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.

Clearance Level: Secret

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: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.

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.

The application window will close in 90 days; applicants are encouraged to apply within 5 - 30 days of the requisition posting date in order to receive optimal consideration.

At Lockheed Martin, we use our passion for purposeful innovation to help keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Our people are some of the greatest minds in the industry and truly make Lockheed Martin a great place to work.

With our employees as our priority, we provide diverse career opportunities designed to propel, develop, and boost agility. Our flexible schedules, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits enable our employees to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work. We place an emphasis on empowering our employees by fostering an inclusive environment built upon integrity and corporate responsibility.

If this sounds like a culture you connect with, you’re invited to apply for this role. Or, if you are unsure whether your experience aligns with the requirements of this position, we encourage you to search on Lockheed Martin Jobs, and apply for roles that align with your qualifications.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional


Relocation Available: Possible

Career Area: Facilities

Type: Full-Time

Shift: First


Global aerospace and defense company focused on innovation and security.

Working Week

Many employees work a 9 day fortnight. That's 9 slightly longer days over 2 weeks (80 hours total), with every second Friday off. Other employees work a 4 day week (4x10hr days).

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Our Vacation Policy

Our employees accrue at least 10 hours of PTO per month, plus 90 hours for holidays; additional sick leave and vacation time based on tenure.

Remote Working Policy

We offer fully remote positions available, with some roles requiring proximity to major facilities and occasional travel.

Company Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) company contribution
  • Flexible working hours
  • Generous parental leave
  • Dentalcare
  • Equipment allowance
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Professional Development Budget
  • Yearly bonuses
  • Mental Health Support

Our Team

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  • engineering
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  • finance
  • operations
  • business development
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Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Microstation
  • AutoCAD
  • Catia
  • Project Management
  • CAD Proficiency
  • Building Codes Knowledge
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • ICD-705 Experience
  • CMMS Experience

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