United Launch Alliance is seeking applicants for a 3rd-shift Welder in Decatur, AL. ULA is unmatched in reliability and experience, combining more than 100 years of launch history with the Atlas and Delta rocket families to achieve more than 145 consecutive launches since 2006. We will continue to achieve legendary results as we develop the new Vulcan rocket America’s next extraordinary ride to space.



PAY: $16.28 - $40.00 PER HOUR



  • Opportunity available for an Aerospace Production Technician in the Weld Department.
  • Technician could be performing aluminum welding, aluminum repair welding of interior/exterior tank assemblies and VPPAW welding of tank assemblies.
  • Technician also could be performing spot welding, and spot/seam welding of CRES stainless steel skin segments and brackets. 


  • A minimum two years’ of relevant welding experience is required.
  • Ability to read and comprehend blueprints, detailed written work instructions, and other printed or graphical instruction.
  • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs., bend, kneel, squat, stoop, work overhead, reach above shoulder level, sit, stand, walk (sometimes on uneven surfaces),  and climb.
  • Ability to perform work with both hands which may involve forceful grasping, repetitive motion with low impact vibration.
  • Must be able to climb and work from ladders, rainbows and platforms for extended periods of time, awkward positions and in high places.


  • 3rd shift: Sunday - Friday, 10:45pm - 7:15am.
  • Must be willing to work weekends or extended hours as needed.
  • Manufacturing environment.


  • ULA has implemented a vaccination policy, effective October 1, 2021.
  • As a condition of employment, employees are required to receive the COVID-19 vaccination, in full. If offered employment with ULA, you must receive at least the first dose (if Moderna or Pfizer) OR the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine prior to your start date, and provide evidence of the vaccine (by bringing your CDC vaccination card to your NEO). 
  • You will also be required to receive your second dose (if Moderna or Pfizer) within 30 days after commencing employment.




Equal Opportunity Employer