Aerojet Rocketdyne offers a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion. These include the RS-68 booster engine for Delta launch vehicles, the RS-25 engine for the Space Launch System, and upper stage engines such as the RL10 for United Launch Alliance. Aerojet Rocketdyne is a recognized worldwide leader in rocket propulsion systems and technology.
We have an immediate opening for a Specialist Manufacturing Engineer at our West Palm Beach, Florida facility. This position will work with and support development activities and projects.
With minimal direction and exercising considerable latitude in determining methods and approaches, the SpecialistManufacturing Engineer independently determines and develops approaches to assignments, plans schedules and arranges own activities in accomplishing objectives. Acting as a resource for colleagues, this person may act as lead on a project. Typical duties include, but are not limited to:
50% - Program Support.
25% - Functional Support.
20% - Infrastructure Planning.
5% - Related duties as assigned.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate discipline such as Industrial Engineering or Mechanical Engineering and nine (9) years' directly related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Ideal candidate will have an exposure to or working knowledge of lean manufacturing and experience in an industrial production environment.
The following skills are critical to successful functioning in this position:
US Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (U.S. Citizenship required). Must also 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.
Physical Requirements and Work Environment:
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, stair, 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. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. May also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer. Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the Company facility.