Job opportunity: CNC expert

Orbital ATK is looking for a dynamic professional to develop new machining processes in the manufacturing of composite structures and honeycomb core composites for aerospace applications.

Orbital ATK (Dulles, Va.) is looking for a CNC expert who will be responsible for developing new machining processes in the manufacturing of composite structures and honeycomb core composites for aerospace applications. The CNC expert will know machining processes, machining equipment and control systems, programming and cutting tools technology. The individual will use their knowledge to development optimal techniques and processes for machining various composite materials.

Job requirements:

  • Strong understanding of trim equipment and mechanics
  • Knowledge of and experience with CNC software and hardware
  • Composites machining experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of cutting tools and coatings

  • Demonstrated knowledge of test protocols and process control (6 sigma certification plus)

  • Experience in writing (generation of) specifications for new machines, machine upgrades, and cutting tools

  • Demonstrated implementation of new technology – visionary

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. Interested candidates are encouraged to send their résumé via email to Travis.Spurgeon@orbitalatk.com 

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