Orbital ATK Careers

Sr Welder

Promontory, UT

Job Description

Job ID: SM20181404-45098

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 is currently seeking an experienced Sr. Welder to join our team at our Promontory facility.

Job Summary:

Perform a combination of precision welding and welding related activities involving Aluminum, Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel, and Lead in all applicable positions. This includes operation of various welding processes such as SMAW, GMAW, FCAW, GTAW, Plasma Cutting, Oxygen and Acetylene equipment.

Skills, Knowledge & Requirements:

  • AAS Welding Degree or Diploma of Welding or equivalent
  • Min 5 years full time welding experience
  • Ability to meet American Welding Society, Class A, B, and C welds using the following methods and materials:
  • Thorough knowledge of welding equipment, machinery, and filler materials
  • Read and interpret blueprints, engineering drawings and specifications
  • Follow verbal and written instructions
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Work in a team environment with ability to interface with all levels of employees
  • Comply with all safety and environmental requirements
  • Work with chemicals and solvents
  • Use all shop tools and equipment
  • Excellent attendance and reliability
  • Work required overtime and assigned shift as required
  • GTAW, FCAW, GMAW, Oxy Acetylene, in all positions
  • Aluminum, Carbon Steel, Stainless steel, and applicable alloys

Education Requirements

  • High School / GED plus Trade School Certification.
  • Preference will be given to AAS Welding Degree and/or CWI Certifications

Shift Information:

Currently working 9-80 schedules, primarily day shift Monday through Friday, Monday through Thursday. Overtime as required including off Fridays and Saturdays.

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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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.


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