Orbital ATK NC Programmer (Sr. Manufacturing Engineer) in Promontory, Utah

NC Programmer (Sr. Manufacturing Engineer)

Locations:Promontory, UT

Categories: Engineering and Sciences


Job Description

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Job ID:GEM20172408-40966

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.

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.

Orbital ATKis currently seeking an experienced NC Programmer (Sr. Manufacturing Engineer) to work with our Process Engineering team at ourPromontory, UT location.


The selected individual will be responsible to create NC programs for multiple programs. Specifically, he/she will be responsible to ensure we have a reliable, repeatable controlled process to support SLS, D5, LAS, and other development programs. In addition, he/she may be assigned other process engineering responsibilities as shown below.

Responsibilities include:

  • Programming NC equipment

  • Preparing drawings using CAD tools (NX and Creo/Pro-E)

  • Developing and improving manufacturing processes

  • Performing cause and corrective action activities to permanently eliminate defects

  • Preparing MRB dispositions and/or planning

  • Working with concurrent engineering team to create Build-to-Packages (i.e. engineering and planning documents)

  • Authoring and reviewing shop floor planning

  • Preparing and presenting technical presentations to VSET, leadership, and to the customers for review and approval

  • Performing table top reviews

  • Using SPC tools to ensure process control

  • Developing and incorporating process improvements thru capital and tooling projects

  • Troubleshooting production/tooling/facility issues and implementing improvements and solutions

  • Supporting design, checkout, qualification and implementation of new or modified tooling or equipment

Preferred Skills:

  • NC Programming

  • Machining

  • CAD experience

Minimum Requirements:

  • B.S. degree in a technical engineering discipline

  • Minimum 4 years related experience

Preferred Requirements:

• Good problem-solving skills

• Good communication and writing skills

• Good organization and multi-tasking skills

• Experience in Lean Manufacturing Techniques

Position may be filled at a lower level:

B.S. degree in an engineering discipline pluse 2 years experience

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:3-5 Years