Orbital ATK Careers

Sr. Mech Tech

Promontory, UT
Production Maintenance

Job Description

Job ID: SM20180905-45594

With annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, over 12,000 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.

Orbital ATK in Promontory, UT is currently seeking an experienced Vehicle Mechanic for its Fleet Organization within the Supply Chain Management Department

Role description & Responsibilities:

Maintain and repair Light,Medium, and Heavy Vehilces for Fleet Opeation at our Promontory location.. Must be capable of reading blueprints and wiring schematcies. Must be able to work as a member of a  team. Basic understanding of PES /  Toyota business systems. Some overtime will be required.

Job Duties:

  • Repairs, Maintain and performs preventive maintenance including tune-ups and major repairs on company vehicles and customer owned special equipment to include gas, hydraulic, diesel, electrical systems.

  • Ability to diagnose and repair vehicles with computer aided diagnostic equipment.

  • Performs state vehicle inspections on all Company vehicles.

  • Maintains all relevant records related to vehicle maintenance.

  • Performs repairs of all types of industrial equipment.

  • Repair and maintain customer owned special equipment and tooling

  • PM and Repair stationary generators and compressors

Experience Requirements:

  • Knowledge of vehicle and construction equipment, engines and components and general maintenance

  • Great responsibility for the care, condition and of vehicles, maintenance materials, equipment, tools, etc

  • Knowledge and applicable experience of lean principles ability to follow internal policies and procedures

  • Personal drive for process improvements

  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively and work with leaders, peers, and others as required.



  • HS graduate with Vocational Certification and/or ASE certifications preferred.

  • Six months of training in gasoline or diesel engine mechanics

  • Vocational Certification from Technical College may be substituted for experience.  ASE Certification.

  • CDL with appropriate endorsements obtained within six months of hire; Utah State Safety Inspection License (Light and Heavy) obtained within six months of hire.

  • 5 years of experience in gasoline or diesel engine mechanics with demonstrated competence; my substitute any equivalent combination of education or experience.  

  • Candidates with less experience or education will be considered at a lessor grade.

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.

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.

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* Division information that can be included in the job posting:

Orbital ATK Flight Systems Group provides products and services that span the launch, missile systems and aerospace markets. We are a premier producer of solid rocket propulsion systems and specialty energetic products; a leading provider of small and medium class space launch vehicles for Civil, DoD and Commercial missions; a major supplier of interceptor boosters and target vehicles for missile defense; and a world class manufacturer of composite primary and secondary structures for commercial and military aircraft and launch vehicles.


Orbital ATK Defense Systems Group is an industry leader in ammunition, precision and strike weapons, missile-warning solutions, and tactical rocket motors across air, sea and land-based systems. We are the largest U.S. producer of small-caliber ammunition, as well as a leading producer of medium- and large-caliber ammunition and medium-caliber gun systems. Orbital ATK Defense Systems also develops advanced capabilities for missile-defense interceptors, fusing and warheads, weaponized special-mission aircraft, and propulsion/controls.


Orbital ATK Space Systems Group designs, manufactures and operates small and medium-class spacecraft for communications, imaging, scientific, exploration and national security space applications. The Group is leading supplier of space components that power and enable satellites of all classes, provides technical engineering services to government agencies and laboratories, and is developing exciting new satellite servicing and advanced space flight technologies.


Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 5-8 Years
Education: High School/GED
Expertise: Operations
Group: Flight