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Aerojet Rocketdyne

Public Defense - Aerospace 2,500 - 5,000 Employees

Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic systems, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets.

At Aerojet Rocketdyne, we work on projects that are substantial enough to be challenging, yet focused in objective, so your individual contribution is never lost in the process. We stress a strong ethical workplace, both in relation to the work we do and the sense of fairness that is extended to all employees, regardless of background. We believe that a primary reason for Aerojet Rocketdyne's success is our focus on honesty, safety, respect for others, quality and accountability. These priorities are the framework for everything we do at Aerojet Rocketdyne and allow us to continue to produce the quality products and technologies for which we are known.Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne and GenCorp can be obtained by visiting


Aerojet Rocketdyne offers a comprehensive benefits package to meet the individual needs of our employees and their families.

Employee Benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Medical & Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Travel Accident Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Education Assistance and Professional Development

Paid Time Off:
  • Vacation and Holidays & Year-end shutdown
  • Sick Leave
  • Bereavement, Military and Jury Duty leave

Additional Benefits:
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Smoke Free Environment
  • Direct Deposit & Credit Union availability

Benefits may vary depending upon geographic location and employment status.

Working at Aerojet Rocketdyne

At Aerojet Rocketdyne:

  • We focus on projects with tangible goals where you can see the significance of your efforts at every step.

  • We balance a friendly, family atmosphere with the excitement of working on innovative aerospace technology projects.

  • We believe in ongoing career development and offer both external and internal training, educational benefits and other resources to help develop and expand your skills and abilities, and to support your personal and professional growth.

  • We stress a strong ethical workplace, both in relation to the work we do and the sense of fairness that is extended to all employees, regardless of background.

  • We believe that we succeed when everyone involved has a tangible sense of their contribution to Aerojet Rocketdyne and the quality products and technologies for which we are known.


At Aerojet Rocketdyne, we recognize the strength that diverse teams bring to our workplace and to our projects. We value the contributions of each and every employee, and recognize that unique backgrounds and experiences contribute to the strength of our projects and our company. We take pride in a collegial work environment where employees of varied backgrounds - seasoned engineers and other aerospace professionals - work side-by-side with the best and brightest new talent to create industry-best space and defense technologies of the 21st century. Our commitment to a diverse workforce extends to every employee, customer and supplier. We are committed to hiring the best candidate for each job. We also understand the importance of promoting from within and developing the careers of all our employees. Aerojet Rocketdyne recognizes that the company's strength is built from the strength of its employees.

Aerojet Rocketdyne is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, Women, Veterans and Individuals with a Disability are encouraged to apply.


Aerojet Rocketdyne is a leader in the development and manufacture of aerospace propulsion systems; precision tactical weapon systems; and armament systems, including warhead and munitions applications. Aerojet Rocketdyne is the second leading provider in both the solid and liquid propulsion market areas, as well as the number one provider in the tactical segment area of solid propulsion. Long recognized as a developer of new technology, Aerojet Rocketdyne continues to meet emerging defense and aerospace propulsion needs and is well-positioned to benefit from the increased focus on and funding of defense and space programs. Aerojet Rocketdyne's capabilities include a full spectrum of aerospace and defense products.