Principle Lab Tech

Job ID: MKC20170510-41639
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 Flight Systems Group provides products and services that span the launch, missile systems and aerospace markets. We are a premier producer of solid rocket propulsion systems and specialty energetic products; a leading provider of small and medium class space launch vehicles for Civil, DoD and Commercial missions; a major supplier of interceptor boosters and target vehicles for missile defense; and a world class manufacturer of composite primary and secondary structures for commercial and military aircraft and launch vehicles.
Orbital ATK is currently seeking an experienced Principal Analytical Lab Technician to provide support to our Chemistry and Analytical Research Department in our Promontory, Utah facility.
Job Duties:
Technician will work as a member of the Analytical Research group providing support for high volume testing in the Wet Lab and Thermal Lab. Technician will aid in the performance of Environmental Testing, GPC analysis and sample preparation.
Experience Requirements:
High Level candidate must have a minimum of 6 years of lab working experience.
Ability to write, execute test plans and ability to summarize test results and write test report.
Able to handle hazardous material in a safe manner with proper analytical techniques.
Excellent oral and writing skills required for communication of data to both technical and non-technical audiences.
Experience Preferred:
Knowledge of analytical chemistry, organic chemistry and polymer chemistry is a plus.
Experience with analytical instrumentation
Experience with analytical data analysis
Skills & Qualifications:
Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Excellent time management and organizational skills.
Detail oriented but able to understand the big picture.
Education/Certifications
Requires HS degree and 6 years related working experience or Associate Science Degree in chemistry or material science with research and problem solving capability in an R&D and production support organization.
Position may be filled at a lower level (Senior Lab Tech)
HS diploma and 4 years' experience or equivalent combination of education and 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.
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.
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Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 5-8 Years
Education: Associates
Expertise: Operations
Group: Flight



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