Lockheed Expands in Texas, Adds 125 Jobs

The facility is responsible for final assembly, integration and testing for multiple guided missile programs.


LUFKIN, Texas -- Lockheed Martin has opened a new 30,000-square-foot building at its Lufkin, Texas, facility, and announced approximately 125 new jobs coming to the site over the next six years.

Lockheed Martin's Lufkin Operations facility was established in 1995 and became part of Lockheed Martin in 1997.

Its approximately 250 employees perform circuit card assembly, wire harness assembly and final assembly, integration and testing for programs such as the Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) guided missile, the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) guided missile, the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) guided missile and the Tactical Missile System (TACMS) guided missile.

— Lockheed Martin

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