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Old 01-23-2009
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Exclamation Flexsim- Simulation Engineer Posted by ATK


If you are an experienced Simulation Engineer, this is a great opportunity to apply your skills and knowledge in our Manufacturing Center of Excellence at Rocket Center near Cumberland MD 21501.

This role has been created to specifically contribute to the advancement of
Lean Manufacturing. Your background should include creation of simulations of manufacturing processes with the objective of identifying and resolving potential equipment, work flow, inventory, manpower and other issues, in preparation for high volume production. You will be part of a Lean Implementation Team that is changing our culture. You will work under the direction of a Lean expert who teaches Lean at the college level and fully understands the real-time application of simulation and lean principles in manufacturing

[h1]Flexsim – Simulation Engineer[/h1]
Job Summary:

-Gather information and data relevant to construction of
valid process models from manufacturing engineers and other personnel

-Construct discrete event models representing manufacturing processes using FlexSim

-Collect, analyze and present data output from models to diverse stakeholder groups

-Present simulation data and explain its relevance to lean concepts and practices in both classroom environments and small interactive groups

-Provide guidance in the development of lean processes for new products based on Discrete Event Simulation

-Work with minimal supervision.

-Provide creative technical and practical solutions to challenging problems


-BS in Industrial, Mechanical, Manufacturing or directly related discipline

-3 or more years experience in discrete event modeling of manufacturing and production processes using Flexsim or other simulation software such as Pro Model

-Demonstrated understanding of Lean concepts and practices

-Willingness to work with Hazardous Materials and energetics

-Demonstrated experience analyzing output data from discrete event process models, and communicating recommendations based on this data

-Proficient in MS Office tools such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc; CAD a plus

-Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance which requires US Citizenship as a prerequisite; ATF Clearance may also be required


-Clear written and oral communication skills

-Ability to work with diverse and cross functional teams


In a rush? Please email a resume for immediate consideration:
[email protected] (offsite evenings/weekends) and/or [email protected] and follow-up with a phone call to 818-342-0376.
Please tell me which position you prefer, your availability if an offer is presented,
your technical certifications or diplomas or degrees that you have completed, your interest in working at Rocket Center (near Cumberland MD 21501) if relevant, and salary range (would be helpful). You must be a US citizen and able to qualify for a security clearance.
You may apply directly to ATK at / Careers to Job ID # 4777.
List my name (Maureen West) in the “Other” box when asked.
BENEFITS: Big company benefits - these are direct hire, full-time employment opportunities with big company benefits that start from day one of employment: Insurance, Medical/Dental, 401K, Tuition Reimbursement, Flexible work hours, PTO, 10+ Holidays, more....
RELOCATION: Relocation assistance is available.

Thanks much!
Maureen West
[email protected]
[email protected]
More about ATK…
This is a premier ATK location with extreme corporate visibility. As part of ATK’sMission Systems, it is dedicated to the manufacture of defense and defense related products including rocket motors, warheads, gas generators, ceramic composites for aircraft components and launch tubes, metals and munitions as well as electronics, integration and test of fuzes and sensors. Our manufacturing capabilities encompass motor and warhead loading, static and air-breathing testing, fiber placement, filament winding, hand lay-up, compression molding, high rate machining, flow forming, welding, assembly, and integration and test.

about Mission Systems…
Through the use of advanced Systems Engineering and our virtual engineering capabilities, ATK Mission Systems is a leading supplier of aerospace systems, space systems, weapon systems, and technical services for the aerospace and defense industry. The group is a world leader in hypervelocity and air-breathing propulsion systems for next-generation spacecraft and weapon systems, and high-strength composite and ceramic materials for spacecraft, aircraft, and weapon systems. Other exciting opportunities include electronic warfare, aircraft sensor integration, missile warning systems, precision munitions, commercial aerostructures and advanced technologies for military, space, strategic, and tactical applications. Mission Systems has annual sales of more than $1.5 Billion and approximately 4,300 employees. More information is available at our web site,

With $4.5 billion in annual sales, approximately 17,000 employees, and operations in 21 states, 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 a military operation. The company is the world’s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of space systems, and the nation’s largest manufacturer of ammunition.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce
Old 06-08-2009
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interesting post.

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