Orbital ATK Mechanical Tech in Independence, Missouri

Mechanical Tech

Locations:Independence, MO

Categories: Operations


Job Description

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Job ID:MC20181705-45754

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.

Performs mechanical adjustments and repairs to production equipment used in the manufacture of ammunition components.


  1. Installing and making minor repairs and adjustments to small perishable tools or machine parts.

  2. Using special profile pressure gages, machinist square, custom hand tools, and standard mechanic tools to install, repair and adjust dial index head dies, reject and eject mechanics.

  3. Gather and preparing various samples of case material; inspecting and/or gauging cases periodically to insure work is within acceptable quality limits.

  4. Making precise adjustments for proper alignment of cases; regulating flow of cases through furnaces to insure proper anneal.

  5. Frequent or continual walking or standing and bending required

  6. Must be able to push buggies filled with materials to and from manufacturing floor.

  7. Other job duties as assigned.

Prerequisites: High school diploma or equivalent required. Must successfully pass mechanical aptitude test

T/S Blanks

  1. Must successfully complete the Toolsetter mechanical test.

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.

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:less than 25%

Years of Experience:1-3 Years

Education:High School/GED