Assembler 4

Aerojet Rocketdyne


The Assembler 4 works under minimal supervision with work being completed autonomously with established procedures and practices and/or work will be completed with established procedures. May orient, train and check the work of lower level employees. Will act as a lead coordinating the work of others.

Candidates must be willing and available to work other shifts or overtime as needed to meet production schedules.

Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)

45% – Set up daily operations, act as a lead coordinating and checking the work of others, and maintains records of Warhead assembly manufacture.

25% – assembles Warhead per standard procedures.

5% – Package warhead as required for shipment

15% – Cleans and assembles equipment; cleans tools, parts, and work area; and handles environmental duties as listed below.

10% – Performs other related duties as assigned.


  1. Collect, containerize, and label waste chemicals generated as part of production operations.
  2. Maintain satellite accumulation areas in a safe and orderly manner and in compliance with environmental regulations.
  3. Ensure that Hazardous Waste Control Technician is contacted to have non-energetic chemical wastes moved to the chemical waste handling area (CWHA), and energetic wastes (waste explosives) moved to the energetic waste accumulation areas or the thermal treatment units.
  4. Immediately report spills of chemicals and/or process waters to the Environmental department.
  5. In the event of an emergency incident, implement the facility Emergency

Procedures/Contingency Plan.

Secondary Functions: Duties as assigned to assist Production Demands.


High school diploma (or equivalent) preferred and 6 years of related experience required or an equivalent combination of education and experience. May require advanced certification in assigned area. Arkansas Career Readiness Certificate-Silver level required for this position.

US Citizenship Only Required. Dual Citizenship does not meet job qualifications. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (requires U.S. Citizenship). Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information.

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. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, chemicals/propellant, 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. 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.

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