Orbital ATK Expanding to Add Jobs at their Gilbert AZ Spacecraft Manufacturing Facility


Orbital ATK announces it will be adding 60,000 sq. ft. to their existing Spacecraft Manufacturing and Test facility in Gilbert, AZ. And over the next 5 years, an additional 155 high-tech and high-paying aerospace and defense STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) jobs will be added to the existing 261 employees already working at this site. Arizona has focused on attracting more high-tech, high-paying jobs to our already burgeoning high technology and aerospace industry and this is another example of more tech jobs coming to Arizona.

About Orbital ATK

Orbital ATK is a global leader in aerospace and Orbital ATK Space Systems Division Space Craft flying over the earthdefense technologies. Headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, Orbital ATK employs approximately 12,000 people in 18 states across the U.S. and in several international locations.

About Gilbert, Arizona

Located in the southeast valley of the Phoenix metropolitan area, Gilbert, Arizona has a resident base of 235,000. Gilbert, AZ and received national recognition as:Gilbert AZ Zip Code Boundaries showing Orbital ATK is in 85233 zip code

  1. 22nd best place to live in the nation (CNN/Money Magazine, 2014)
  2. The 2nd safest community in the nation (FBI Uniform Crime Report Data, 2015)
  3. 3rd best city to find a job (WalletHub, 2015)
  4. Having the highest median income in the nation (WalletHub, 2015).

Gilbert, AZ is a vibrant, young, affluent, fun loving and peaceful place to live, play and raise a family. The cost of living here is very reasonable with the median home price of $285,000. See how affordable these Gilbert AZ homes for Sale in zip code 85233 near Orbital ATK.

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