Supervisor – Flight Hardware Processing Job

Company Name: Alliant Techsystems

Location: Greenbelt, MD, US - 20768

Job Duration: 2023-11-14 to 2023-12-15


Job ID: DMK20173001-38145

With projected annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, approximately 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 Space Systems Group designs, manufactures and operates small and medium-class spacecraft for communications, imaging, scientific, exploration and national security space applications. The Group is leading supplier of space components that power and enable satellites of all classes, provides technical engineering services to government agencies and laboratories, and is developing exciting new satellite servicing and advanced space flight technologies.

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.


This position is located at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt Maryland. Candidate will provide supervisory guidance to personnel engaged in a specialized technical support departments/function of the company, and serve as technical specialist in the field.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reviewer for work requests and responses. Develops or reviews technical plan and budgetary/schedule estimate for Work Directives (WD). Plans and coordinate activities of technical personnel in multiple disciplines. Assists in developing program plans. Develops training plan and assures personnel are certified for specific functions. Overall responsibility for staffing to meet requirements including developing staff and providing career coaching. Establishes and maintains schedules for the group to be consistent with budgetary and time constraints with emphasis on safety of operations. Responsible for WD maintenance. Work within the confines of task order provided by senior management, supporting the monitoring labor, materials and ODCs such as travel and training using web based tools. Approval of time records and requests for time off, PPE, training, etc. Implement and maintain quality control in accordance with GSFC ISO 9001, maintain safety, quality and environmental standards per EITS II and GSFC policy. Assist employees with problem resolution. Develop innovative approaches to non-routine, nonrecurring work requests, based on acquired expertise and knowledge or organization philosophy and personnel capabilities.


• 10 + years minimum experience commensurate with skill level required for position as determined by management (i.e. direct supervisor, group lead, etc).
• Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business Management, or equivalent, highly desired but not required. Holding a Bachelor’s degree can offset the minimum number of required years for position by 4 years.
• Familiarity with CBA protocol highly desired.
• Experience managing and/or coordinating represented workforce (5+ years preferred but not required).
• Must be US Citizen

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

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