Manufacturing Engineer - I Project Hire

Orbital ATK Clearfield, UT 2017-03-10
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 looking for a Manufacturing Engineer I – Project Employee to work in our Clearfield, UT location .

***NOTE: This is a project hire-level position.***

Job description:

Support manufacturing in high rate composite part production facility. Work closely with manufacturing personnel to solve production issues on highly automated processes using data based problem solving techniques. Learn and understand requirement to determine product impacts and recommend disposition of the parts. Work in a cross functional team to develop and implement process improvements.

Requirements & Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Engineering
  • Must be able to work weekends (Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, 10 hour day shifts)
  • Good organizational skills and ability to work with minimal direction in a changing environment.
  • Excellent computer skills. Skilled in working with Microsoft Office applications
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Knowledge of Catia V5
  • Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Knowledge of root cause / corrective action processes and techniques
  • Functional knowledge of Process Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (PFMEA)
  • Functional knowledge of SPC
  • Experience in working with aerospace specifications and requirements preferred
  • Composite experience preferred
  • Programming skills (control systems)
  • Experience using SPC to monitor and improve processes
  • High rate production experience preferred
Competencies for Success:
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Initiative, self starter, adaptable, and high motivation for excellence
  • High energy, results oriented, self motivated / self reliant, team player
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to interface with an organization at all levels
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment
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 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.

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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