Aerospace Production Technician

United Launch Alliance

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Decatur, AL

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Your Role: What you'll be doing

  • Work in a maintained clean environment
  • Interpret standard work instructions
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities
  • Maintain assigned work areas
  • Comply with all safety rules
  • Analyze and interpret data
  • Ensure that equipment is used in accordance with established safety and operating procedures

Your Background: What education and experience you'll need

Required qualifications are indicated in the current Collective Bargaining Agreement.

About ULA: What makes us different

Because we understand launch success comes through the collective efforts of a team, we seek the best to join us. We value ethics, ingenuity, diversity and professional development for employees at all levels.

We offer our employees competitive pay and benefits including:
  • 401(k) match plus an additional employer contribution
  • Bonus potential
  • Generous paid time off
  • Flexible work environments
Additionally, most ULA team members work a “9/80 schedule,” meaning they enjoy every other Friday off.

Security Clearance / International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR). This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR). Therefore, all applicants must be U.S. Persons as defined in ITAR 120.15 (e.g., U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card holder) or protected individual. Also see 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) and 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) for additional information).

ULA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other categories protected by law.

ULA is a participant in the federal E-Verify Program. Posters in PDF format pertaining to this program can be accessed by clicking on the links identified below. E-Verify Participation poster (English | Spanish ) and Right to Work poster ( English | Spanish ).

Interested in growing in your career with ULA?

Apply today. We look forward to learning more about you!

Your Background: What skills you'll need

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in aerospace fabrication and/or manufacturing.
  • Experience with following processes / instructions for various tasks
  • Must be able to work from ladders, platforms, and lifts.
  • Requires moderate physical effort in handling weights/parts up 35 lbs.
  • Must have basic computer skills.
  • Must be willing to work variable working shifts to include working weekends, days, nights and extended hours as needed.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain required certifications to perform duties associated with the Aerospace Production Technician job classification.
  • Must be able to interpret standard work instructions, charts, tables, and blueprints, verbal and electronic orders, to accomplish assigned work.
  • Must possess basic understanding of precision measuring instruments (calipers, scales, gauges, levels, etc.).

At ULA, success comes through the efforts of a strong, united team.

Thanks for your interest in United Launch Alliance, the world’s most experienced and reliable space launch company!

Successfully launching more than 130 consecutive missions doesn’t just happen. It’s credit to the commitment of our 2,500 team members and the systems and processes we use to pull them together.

As a ULA employee, you’ll have the opportunity to grow in your career while working in a team-oriented culture that combines technology, innovation, ingenuity and a commitment to the extraordinary.

Together, our unshakable unity yields stronger solutions and better results as we carry out our mission to save lives, explore the universe, and connect the world.

Our team is excited to meet you!