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Manufacturing Technician 3

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. • Camden, AR
a month ago


Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. We offer a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion.  Visit our website at www.rocket.com for more information on how our employees Power the Future.


Aerojet Rocketdyne seeks a Manufacturing Technician 3 to join our growing facility in Camden, Arkansas.


Works under general supervision with instructions given for routine work, and detailed instructions given for new activities or special assignments.


This current opening may be filled at this level as posted or at one level higher.

Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)

30% - Tooling condition assessment, and control of tooling entering the manufacturing areas to ensure the proper approvals and documentation are present to prevent unapproved tooling from entering the process.


30% - Kitting and staging of tooling and components to meet manufacturing needs and schedule dates.


20% - Error proofing and identification of tooling.


10% - Coordinate tooling shipments with Tooling Engineering and buyoff of repairs with receiving inspection upon return (ensuring the responsible parties are proactive in moving tooling to repair and through inspection upon return).


10% - Manage 6s of tool storage and shop area.


Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent preferred and three (3) years of related experience.


Requires U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency or other status as a U.S. Person. Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.


Being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 is a condition of employment at Aerojet Rocketdyne. Proof of vaccination or an accommodation request approved by Aerojet Rocketdyne will be required prior to starting employment with the Company.



Work Environment and Physical Requirements:

The work environment may require a combination of indoor and outdoor activity (hot, cold, wet, humid conditions) with a varied amount of walking, standing, sitting, climbing (i.e. ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps), balance (maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces), bending, reaching, handling/fingering (seizing, holding, grasping, turning picking, pinching) stooping, kneeling, crouching and ability to lift/carry/push/ pull up to 50 pounds. Work may require the ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, crane, hoist, man lift, etc.) in a safe manner.  While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, etc. requiring the use of personal protective equipment such as face protection (safety glasses, goggles, face shield), foot protection ) i.e. steel toed shoes, rubber boots, etc. ), gloves, hard hat, shop coat, and hearing protection.  Some positions may require Respirator clearance up to and including the Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) Level A clearance.  Work requires the ability to change into or out of personal protective equipment when entering or exiting manufacturing laboratory, or other areas.  Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the company facility or between locations.  Work duties may also be required to work in standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer and/or the ability to travel by air or auto.  Ability to distinguish colors may also be necessary.  This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.