Orbital ATK Careers

Associate Mechanical Technician

Dulles, VA

Job Description

Job ID: JJM20183001-43502

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. 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.

Under minimal supervision, or guidance of group leader perform routine mechanical assembly activities following established procedures.  Assist in design of hardware components according to guidelines for prototype or one of a kind items.

  •  Utilize electronic work instruction (MES) to perform assembly of mechanical proponents
  •  Assist design and fabricate tooling and test fixtures.  Troubleshoot design and operation                                                                                                      
  • Under minimal supervision, take measures to improve production methods, equipment  performance and quality of product.
  • Assist in resolving problems relating to project.                           
  • Confer with lead person or supervisor to coordinate activities.   
  •  Perform related duties as assigned or required.                                               

A High School Diploma or General Education Degree or equivalent experience is required.

Two years of related experience required.

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.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 1-3 Years
Education: High School/GED
Expertise: Operations
Group: Space