Aerojet-Rocketdyne

  • Canoga Park, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. The company is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets.

Aerojet-Rocketdyne Canoga Park, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Nov 07, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. The company is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne can be obtained by visiting our website at www.Rocket.com.   We are seeking an Electrical Discharge Machine Machinist to join our facility in Canoga Park, California (Los Angeles area). Union position. 2nd shift.   Perform machining operations on parts and assemblies using electric arc, high frequency abrasion, electro chemistry or wire methods.   Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) 100%-   Read and interpret information from planning documents, drawings, blueprints, sketches, specifications, charts, graphs and engineering orders to plan and check the planning of operational sequences and methods required to operate electrical discharge machines.   Lay out machining guidelines, reference lines and center points, as needed, using shop math including geometric and trigonometric formulas.   Considering equipment cutting capabilities and the working properties of various metals setup and operate electrical discharge machine to perform any operation within the capacity of the machine to specified dimension and tolerances on parts and assemblies   Check work for completeness and accuracy of dimension and configuration using precision measuring instruments.   Record manufacturing data and statistics manually or with the aid of a computer or computer-based systems       Requirements High School graduate or equivalent preferred.   US 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.     Work Environment/Physical Requirements: 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. Work may require the ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, crane, hoist, man lift, etc.) in a safe manner. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, etc. requiring the use of personal protective equipment such as face protection (safety glasses, goggles, face shield), foot protection (i.e. steel toed shoes, rubber boots, etc.), gloves, hard hat, shop coat and hearing protection. Work requires the ability to change into or out of personal protective equipment when entering or exiting manufacturing, laboratory, or other areas. Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the Company facility or between locations. Work duties may also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer and/or the ability to travel by air or auto. Ability to distinguish colors may also be necessary. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.  Unless otherwise stated in the requirements section of an individual job listing, our positions require U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency, or other status as a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3). Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability. Individuals with a disability requiring accommodation during the application and/or the interview process should e-mail the Human Resources Department
$20.00 - $25.00 hourly
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Canoga Park, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Nov 07, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. We offer a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion. We are seeking a Machinist- Jig Borer/Boring Mill Machinist to join our team in Canoga Park, CA. 2nd Shift. Union position. Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) 100% - The successful individual will operate NC jig bore with Fanuc controllers and NC HBM’s. Must be able to drill, ream, tap, bore, back spot face, mill, and slot on complex hardware and sub-assemblies. Possess a working knowledge of trigonometry as applied to machined parts (lay-out centerlines, reference points, etc.). Adapt and improvise tooling where standard tooling is unavailable. Perform off-line and in-process machine setups. Proof out NC programs and first article work. Have proficient use of hand tools, precision measurement instruments to check work in progress and final product for dimensional conformance including surface finishes. Have basic NC programming skills with Fanuc controllers. Working knowledge of rotary tables/tilting rotary tables, cutter types, speeds and feeds. Moderate physical exertion is required for this job. Able to follow work instructions, manage time efficiently, and work well with others. Requirements:  High School graduate or equivalent preferred. Requires extensive machining experience in NC and conventional Jig Bore machining holding tight tolerances. Experience with facing heads, Wohlaupter experience is preferred. Working GD&T knowledge. Tool/jig/fixture machining experience. 90 degree head work. Contour head operation. High strength nickel-based alloy machining. Machine trade certificate is preferred. US 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.   Work Environment and Physical Requirements: 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.  Work may require the ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, crane, hoist, man lift, etc.) in a safe manner. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, etc. requiring the use of personal protective equipment such as face protection (safety glasses, goggles, face shield), foot protection (i.e. steel toed shoes, rubber boots, etc.), gloves, hard hat, shop coat and hearing protection. Some positions may require Respirator clearance up to and including the Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) Level A clearance. Work requires the ability to change into or out of personal protective equipment when entering or exiting manufacturing, laboratory, or other areas. Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the Company facility or between locations.  Work duties may also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer and/or the ability to travel by air or auto.  Ability to distinguish colors may also be necessary. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.       Team A Bruce Riley
$20 - $25 yearly
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Canoga Park, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Nov 07, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. We offer a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion.   We are seeking a Machinist – Vertical Turning Center to join our team in Canoga Park, CA. 2nd Shift. Union position.   Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) 100% - Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, specifications, MOR books, sketches, engineering orders, work instructions, charts, graphs and other source documents to determine the methods and sequence of operations for the machining of parts and materials and tooling on a vertical turning center.   Perform mathematical calculations and layout center lines, reference points, machining guidelines and angular dimensions on materials, parts, assemblies and tooling for machining processes.   Apply a working knowledge of machining characteristics of various materials and metals to pre-set cutting tools on the machine. Adapt and/or improvise tooling where standard tooling is unavailable.   Setup and adjust machine controls to include speeds, feeds and depth of cut, and proper axis to meet configuration requirements. Perform off-line and in-process machine setups.   Operate multi-position machines and perform contouring, profiling, turning, back spot facing, boring, milling, drilling, slotting and tapping on materials, parts, assemblies and tooling.   Proof numerical control (NC) programs and first article work.   Use hand, power tools and precision measuring instruments to check work in progress and final product for conformance to dimensional, configuration and surface finish requirements and tolerances.   Collect information on machine statistical process control (SPC) data relative to machining operations. Record data and statistics manually or with the aid of a computer or computer-based system.               Requirements: High School graduate or equivalent preferred. Minimum 5 years of experience in related field.   US 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.   Additional Requirements: 5 years of experience on 4 and/or 5 axis CNC Mills performing contouring, profiling, turning, back-spot facing, boring, milling, drilling, slotting, thread milling, and tapping on hardware, assemblies and tooling. 1 year of experience using CNC (VTL) lathes. Capable of operating Siemens, Mazatrol or similar-type CNC controllers. Capable of making CNC machining setups, proofing CNC tapes and performing 1st Article inspections. Can adapt/improvise tooling when standard tooling is not available. Ability to write and use basic CNC code to machine fixtures or hardware. Experience with PPE and hazardous machine shop chemicals. Must have a proven safety record. Ability to use electronic work instructions, specifications, and drawings to meet customer requirements. Skilled at using precision hand tools, micrometers, indicators, Jo blocks, gages etc. to ensure parts are set-up and machined to meet blueprint requirements. Working knowledge of basic shop math, geometry, trigonometry for determining cutter speeds/feeds, part reference points, angles and positions. Familiarity with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T). Ability to follow work instructions, manage time efficiently and get along with co-workers. Preferred Qualifications: Capable of machining probing part setups, in-process-gaging, and final part inspection. CNC, VTL and CNC Slotter experience. Background with Fanuc or Haas CNC controllers. Experience handling large (500+lbs), complex hardware with tooling and other handling devices (e.g. pallet jacks, cranes, lifting straps etc).   Work Environment and Physical Requirements: 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. Work may require the ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, crane, hoist, man lift, etc.) in a safe manner. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, etc. requiring the use of personal protective equipment such as face protection (safety glasses, goggles, face shield), foot protection (i.e. steel toed shoes, rubber boots, etc.), gloves, hard hat, shop coat and hearing protection. Work requires the ability to change into or out of personal protective equipment when entering or exiting manufacturing, laboratory, or other areas. Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the Company facility or between locations. Work duties may also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer and/or the ability to travel by air or auto. Ability to distinguish colors may also be necessary. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.       Team A Bruce Riley
$35,000 - $50,000 yearly
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Canoga Park, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Nov 07, 2018
Full time
  We are seeking a Metal Fitting Mechanic to join our facility in Canoga Park, California (Los Angeles area). Union position. 2nd shift.  Finish-form, fit and assemble pre-fabricated parts preparatory to fusion welding, silver soldering and brazing or diffusion bonding and straighten and align distorted assemblies after such operations. Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) Layout, weld, braze or diffusion bond assemblies for assembly, fitting and straightening operations. Build up assemblies composed of pre-fabricated parts which must be finish-formed, trimmed, fitted and located by hand to exacting tolerances. Restore the correct configuration to assemblies which have accumulated distortions or strains in several planes due to welding operations. Build up the initial assembly and check the final fit to other assemblies to ascertain usability of parts and tooling for new assemblies. Perform rework and repair of parts and assemblies. Requirements Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Candidate must have 5 years of experience working in and around machining, fabrication or welding operations. US 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. Must have a proven safety record and experience with PPE. Experience fitting ducts with compound bends to meet final weld requirements. Experience cleaning and prepping ducts, flanges and manifolds. Experience using grinding and polishing tools. Experience working directly with welders and welded assemblies. Experience reading, comprehending and using planning and drawings to meet required specification requirements.  Work Environment/Physical Requirements: 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. Work may require the ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, crane, hoist, man lift, etc.) in a safe manner. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, etc. requiring the use of personal protective equipment such as face protection (safety glasses, goggles, face shield), foot protection (i.e. steel toed shoes, rubber boots, etc.), gloves, hard hat, shop coat and hearing protection. Work requires the ability to change into or out of personal protective equipment when entering or exiting manufacturing, laboratory, or other areas. Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the Company facility or between locations. Work duties may also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer and/or the ability to travel by air or auto. Ability to distinguish colors may also be necessary. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Canoga Park, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Nov 07, 2018
Full time
Overview Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. We offer a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion.   We are seeking a  Maintenance Mechanic  for our Canoga Park, California location. This will be a second shift position. Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) Diagnose machine operational problems, repair and maintain machine tool systems, process equipment, pumps, air compressors & emergency generators.   Use and interpret data from process instruments, tools (of all types ie. micrometers, torque wrenches, surface finish, dial indicators), assembly drawings, hydraulic schematics and maintenance manuals for setup procedures.   Must be able to determine the kinds of tools and equipment needed for a job and pre-plan activities for efficiency.   Determine compatibility or oils & greases, bearing types, perform precision alignments.   Use logic and reasoning to identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.   Monitor / assess performance of a process to define improvements or corrective action.   Must have experience maintaining and repairing one or more of the following manufacturers Mazak, Makino, G&L, DS Technologies, Charmilles, Sciaky, Ipsen & SIP. Requirements High school diploma or equivalent preferred.   7 years of experience exercising independent judgment in ascertaining causes of failures and apply independent knowledge in methods of solving complex technical problems.   Solid understanding or basic arithmetic, algebra and geometry required.   US 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.      Work Environment/Physical Requirements: 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. Work may require the ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, crane, hoist, man lift, etc.) in a safe manner. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, etc. requiring the use of personal protective equipment such as face protection (safety glasses, goggles, face shield), foot protection (i.e. steel toed shoes, rubber boots, etc.), gloves, hard hat, shop coat and hearing protection. Work requires the ability to change into or out of personal protective equipment when entering or exiting manufacturing, laboratory, or other areas. Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the Company facility or between locations. Work duties may also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer and/or the ability to travel by air or auto. Ability to distinguish colors may also be necessary. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.   Unless otherwise stated in the requirements section of an individual job listing, our positions require U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency, or other status as a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3). Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability. Individuals with a disability requiring accommodation during the application and/or the interview process should e-mail the Human Resources Department
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Sacramento, CA, USA
Nov 05, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne is seeking a Specialist, Technical Accounting. This position can be located in our Sacramento, CA; El Segundo, CA; or Huntsville, AL facility.  You will be part of a new technical accounting team with high visibility to the Company's Senior Financial Executives and program teams. This position reports to the Director of Accounting. Estimated 5-10% travel with potential increase based on company transactions.   This current opening may be filled at this level as posted or at one level higher. Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) Work is performed with minimal direction:   50% - Provide technical accounting expertise to program teams ensuring continued application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Evaluate complex customer contacts to determine appropriate accounting treatment. Partner with program teams to proactively identify, communicate and resolve accounting issues.   20% - Drive operational and process review activities to improve the overall efficiency and integration of accounting framework including evaluating new processes and command media and implementing process improvements and best practices.   20% - Drive special projects and/or accounting initiatives including mergers, acquisitions and divesture initiatives.   10% - Monitor the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and other relevant accounting guidance. Proactively identify and communicate accounting changes that impact the Company. Work with team to assess, implement and monitor the Company’s adoption of new accounting guidance. Support on-going maintenance and enhancement of the Company's accounting policies and procedures. Requirements Requires a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related discipline and at least (10) ten years of related experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience).   US 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.   Additional Requirements and Preferred Qualifications: CPA with attestation or equivalent needed. Big 4 experience is preferred. Understanding of accounting systems, applications, directives and procedures a must. Experience in manufacturing accounting and/or government contracting experience a plus. Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), including revenue accounting standards (ASC606), cost accounting, and general ledger accounting expected. Principles of business management, including long term contract accounting, methods, and procedures. The successful candidate will have the following abilities: Apply general accounting principles/standards and auditing standards and procedures. Research and determine application of new accounting standard. Evaluate complex and/or high volumes of data to develop conclusions. Communicate effectively both orally and in writing, including preparing comprehensive, clear and concise analytical reports and presentations. Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action. Make sound decisions and recommendations in regard to the Company’s accounting and business management activities. Establish and maintain effective working relationships. Work independently with limited supervision in an fast paced environment. Drive team engagement.   Work Environment and Physical Requirements: Employees in this position must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.   Angelica Rodriguez