Orbital ATK Electronic Technician in Palestine, Texas
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With projected annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, approximately 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 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.
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 close supervision of the shop lead the position includes; Lay out, build, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify developmental and production electronic components, parts, equipment, and systems, such as computer equipment, control instrumentation, test equipment, applying principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, electronic and electrical testing.
· A High School Diploma or General Education Degree and 2 or more years of related experience is required.
· The ability to read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions for assembling electronics units.
· Experience with mechanical fabrication, basic machining skills, and hardware assembly are a plus.
Requirements:Ability to pass the physical requirements to work in Antarctica Ability to become certified to J-STD-001ES Space Addendum and WHMA-A-620C Crimp/harness standard Ability to become a NASA licensed Ordnance handler (Physical Requirements, Employer provided training) Ability to travel to remote sites for up to 90 days
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.
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Job Type:Full Time
Desired Travel:less than 25%
Years of Experience:1-3 Years