Orbital ATK Additive Manufacturing Specialist in Clearfield, Utah

Additive Manufacturing Specialist

Locations:Clearfield, UT

Categories: Engineering and Sciences


Job Description

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Job ID:TS20180905-45576

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 recruiting for an Additive Manufacturing Specialist to lead our AM activities and strategy at our Aerospace Structures Division (ASD) in Clearfield, Utah but also has limited responsibility at all ASD sites including Dayton, OH and Iuka, MS. This position will report into the Engineering organization.

Major Responsibilities

  • Support ongoing part fabrication in Clearfield including support of part design and machine maintenance,

  • Develop strategy for proliferation of AM in machine parts, tooling, shop aids, and flight parts.

  • Ensure the business is informed on state-of-the art AM technologies

  • Collaborate with Engineering, Operations and Procurement departments to ensure we are taking full advantage of AM opportunities to support cost reduction and lead time initiatives

  • Conduct cost trade studies for parts made with traditional manufacturing techniques vs AM

Skills and Knowledge

  • Bachelor’s degree in core engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Civil or Chemical Engineering)

  • 5 or more years working with additive manufacturing

  • 10 or more years working in an engineering organization

  • CAD skills necessary to support 3 D printing

  • Demonstrated innovation and problem solving using AM

  • Working knowledge of current SOTA AM equipment and materials

  • Practiced in developing quality controls and material systems used in flight hardware

Orbital ATK has the people, strategy, agility, and products to thrive in a highly dynamic national security and space environment. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, 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. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce.

Equal Opportunity Employer


Job Type:Full Time

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:5-8 Years