Orbital ATK Careers

Entry Level Operator

Rocket Center, WV

Job Description

Job ID: GS20182303-44623

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.

Orbital ATK currently has a need for an Operator to work at the Rocket Center, WV facililty.  The position will perform routine production line tasks with minimal supervision. Must maintain high quality workmanship through applicable procedures in a production environment.

Duties:            Could include but not limited to the following: 


  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervision.
  • Assembling, degreasing, bonding, cutting and molding

Business Process Knowledge:

  • Support management strategies and plans
  • Promote safety and health
  • Understand the customer needs and expectations
  • Perform to the highest level of quality
  • Communicate effectively

Business Process Management:

Reference, support, and utilize appropriate BPMs. Provide improvement suggestions where needed. Responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining business processes in scope of responsibility.


Improve quality by continuously improving products and services for our customers. Our customers are not only those to whom we sell products but also the end user of any product or service we provide within the company.


  • High school or equivalent desired. 
  • Excellent work conduct and attendance history. 
  • Proactive safety attitude.
  • Ethical work standards.
  • Read, write and follow instructions. 
  • Able to work shifts and overtime. 
  • Flexible with work assignments.
  • Must have the ability to obtain forklift license
  • Eligible to obtain Security Clearance

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: None
Years of Experience: 1-3 Years
Education: High School/GED
Expertise: Production
Group: Defense