Employment FAQs

How often are the job postings updated on the Web site?
The job postings are maintained and updated in real-time.

What is the best way for me to apply for a job at Aerojet Rocketdyne?

Submitting your resume online is the fastest and most efficient way to express interest in job opportunities with Aerojet Rocketdyne. To view open positions, click Job Search to get to our Job Listings. If any of our positions match your background, use the Apply for this job online link from within the job of interest and follow the prompts.

What happens to my resume when I submit it online?
Your resume and contact information is received electronically at Aerojet Rocketdyne's recruiting department where the data is captured and entered into our resume database for consideration.

What's the quickest way to check current job opportunities at Aerojet Rocketdyne?

Please visit the "Careers" page of the Aerojet Rocketdyne Web site, where you can search for a job, submit your resume, or find information regarding recruiting events.

Will I be notified regarding the status of my resume submission?
An automated response will be sent to you once your resume has been received into our resume database. Should there be a match with your qualifications and our employment needs, a recruiter will contact you directly. We regret that we cannot respond to telephone calls to provide you with the status of your resume.

Is the ability to obtain a U.S. government security clearance required for all open positions?
Virtually all engineering and technical opportunities as well as many administrative/support openings require some level of security investigation. When a security clearance is necessary, this requirement will be listed in the posted job description.

If I don't find a position that matches my interests today, can I submit my resume for future consideration?
You may submit your resume for general consideration by selecting Job Search, then choose Job Listings and upload your resume via the Submit your resume link.

Can I apply for more than one position?
Once you have created a profile, you may use it to apply for all positions that appear to be a match for your background and interests. It isn’t necessary to create multiple profiles. You may update your profile at any time to reflect new contact information, a revised resume, or to apply for more jobs.

Does Aerojet Rocketdyne offer part-time opportunities?

Occasionally, we will have part-time positions open. Check our job listings for current information.

Does Aerojet Rocketdyne employ non-U.S. citizens?

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). Employment visa sponsorship is rare. Should a position become available for which a foreign person might be eligible, the specific job posting will include a statement to that effect.

Does Aerojet Rocketdyne have job opportunities available outside the U.S.?

No. All of our openings are within the U.S.

How would I find out about internship and recent graduate opportunities?
The Students section has information about internships and recent graduate career opportunities. Open positions are also listed in the Job Search section. Intern opportunities are typically posted winter through spring for summer employment.

What type of people are successful at Aerojet Rocketdyne?

Those with a high degree of initiative and motivation and who also work well in a team environment. Adaptable and flexible. Willing to take responsibility, desire to lead the future, love to be challenged. Driven to excel. Analytical, strong critical thinking ability. Good communication skills. Those who understand that credibility is earned through sustained performance.

What makes working at Aerojet Rocketdyne particularly rewarding?

The work we do is interesting and exciting and relates to matters of national security as well as space exploration. Employees feel valued and have access to continuous learning and growth opportunities. We are committed to operational excellence and high ethical standards. Aerojet Rocketdyne is of a size that allows individual contributions to be noticed. High degree of teamwork.