Lab Technician
ATK - Elkton, MD

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ATK is a premier aerospace and defense company with more than 18,000 employees in 22 states, Puerto Rico and internationally, and revenues in excess of $4.8 billion. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission — whether it’s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or a military operation. We are a Fortune 500 company and the world’s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of space systems, and the nation’s largest manufacturer of ammunition.

ATK’s Propulsion and Controls Division, with an office located in Elkton, MD, is currently seeking a Lab Technician.


Perform "wet chemistry" in the Quality Control Laboratory

Preparation of analytic solutions

Drawing samples of chemicals from the field

Perform analytical tests such as instron is required

prepare reports and submit them to the area supervisor


A.A Degree or higher plus 2 years of lab experience

At least 2 years of analytical testing

Karl fisher moisture determination


specific gravity

iron content

acid/base titration (colorimetric and potentimetric)

At least 2 years of instron testing

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally

Ability to multi-task.

ATK has the people, strategy, agility, and products to thrive in a highly dynamic national security and space environment. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, 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. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce.

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