NC Mill Machinist Job

Company Name: Alliant Techsystems

Location: Rocket Center, WV, US - 26339

Job Duration: 2021-11-09 to 2021-12-09


Job ID: CRB20171101-37885

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 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.

We are seeking an experienced NC Mill Machinist to support our Missile Products Division in our Rocket Center, WV facility.

Scope of Work: Perform routine production line tasks with minimal supervision in the functional area of machining. Must maintain high quality through application of the most effective machining techniques, including explicitly following all procedures and set-up sheets.


Could include, but may not be limited to, the following:

• Set-up CNC Mills
• Run production in accordance with written work instructions
• Instruct operators
• Inspect parts
• Collect, measure and enter dimensional data using SPC
• Identify non-conforming material and notify Supervision immediately
• Document production output as directed by Supervision
• Change offsets as required to maintain process capability


Could include, but may not be limited to, the following:

• Read and Understand G and M code for CNC Mill programming
• Upload new programs and download existing programs onto proper media for storage
• Remove all tools and holders from previous jobs, clean and return to Tool Crib
• Mounting of collets, fixtures, building tools
• Mount tooling according to the tool sheet or the program
• Indicate and align all tools, set all limits, variables, and load monitors
• Touch off tools on in all axis, up to 5.
• Produce first part and submit to inspection
• Make changes based on inspection results in order to get first piece acceptance
• Assure that all gages and necessary documentation are in the work area
• Note all tool and insert changes
• Instruct operator on how to run the process
• Operate any process in accordance with the procedures and set up sheets
• Support Research & Development efforts by collaborating with respective engineers


• High school diploma
• Minimum of 5 years of experience as a CNC Mill Machinist.
• Essential reading skills required.

Technology Knowledge:

• Must have thorough understanding and be able to demonstrate such in the following:
• Shop mathematics
• Tooling
• G and M code CNC Programming
• CNC controls
• Geometric tolerancing

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.

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.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products – and your ideas – into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!

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.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D