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Job #: TR-660337
Location: Aberdeen, MD
Category: Assembly
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Yes
Group: Advanced Solutions

Job Description:

Leidos is rated in LinkedIn's top 40, and is rapidly climbing the Fortune 500. We are seeking a Machinist to support a Department of Defense contract aimed at rapid prototyping and testing of new systems. This position is located at a customer site in Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.

As the Machinist, you will perform the fabrication of parts for integration into communications-electronics military systems. You will work with engineers, drafters, and technicians to fabricate parts, and provide input/feedback to design changes. The successful candidate will demonstrate a keen attention to detail and provide effective communication supported by a philosophy of continuous improvement and standardized work processes.


• Fabricate components for complex systems such as military shelters, aircraft, and ground vehicles

• Set up and operate machine tools to make prototype parts

• Work from engineering drawings

• Travel up to 10% to CONUS and OCONUS locations


• High School Diploma
• 2-4 years' experience working as a machinist

• Able to set up and operate the full range of machine tools found in well-equipped prototype development shop, to include CNC, drill press, lathe

• Able to work from engineering design drawings and technical specifications

• Able to maintain dimensional accuracy during machining process through the use of measuring instruments

• Able to work independently with minimal supervision

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Per contractual requirements, US Citizenship is required and able to obtain a Secret security clearance. Active Secret clearance strongly preferred.


• Experience in the manufacture of communications-electronics or military systems

• Experience using ProtoTRAK controlled equipment

• Knowledge of computer aided manufacturing (CAM) operation


External Referral Eligible

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:

Yes, 10% of the time

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Advanced Solutions
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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