Sr. Production Planning Assistant

Orbital ATK Dulles, VA
Job ID: WJS20170512-42634

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. 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.


Develop and maintain material and tooling requirements for proposal efforts and/or production processes; daily planning schedules, statusing the movement of hardware through manufacturing, inspection, test and shipping. Provide input to management regarding issues such as scheduling problems, material shortages, design changes and backlogs. Release and maintain all appropriate paperwork. As needed, monitor activities associated with inspection test and shipment to ensure a smooth flow of materials tied to production requirements.

Education and Experience

Requires HS & 4 years or equivalent combination of education & experience.

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.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Type: Full Time

Desired Travel: less than 25%

Years of Experience: 1-3 Years

Education: Bachelors

Expertise: Operations

Group: Space