Saturday , October 16 2021

Spacex Jobs – Launch Operations Specialist

Website SpaceX

Job Description:

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the ground controller during launch pad refurbishment to prepare the various launch pad fluid, mechanical, and electrical systems for launch
  • Work with engineers to improve the processes, procedures, and automation to allow for safer, more reliable, and more efficient launch pad operations
  • Assist in developing and maintaining high quality training plans for all facets of launch operations, control systems, and automation
  • Assist in troubleshooting, disposition, and functional checkouts of launch pad components to determine suitability for launch
  • Ensure pad operations are on schedule, all testing and verifications have been completed, and outstanding issues have been resolved and/or communicated to the various teams supporting launch operations

Job Requirements:

  • Computer savvy (strong with Microsoft suite, automation tools, ERP administration, etc.)
  • Demonstrated history of very high mechanical aptitude and experience
  • Ability to read and understand technical manuals and reports
  • Ability to read and understand mechanical and electrical schematics
  • Intuitive understanding of the use and limitations of instrumentation and control components (pressure transducers, thermocouples, RTDs, strain gauges, accelerometers, flow meters, load cells, relays, solenoid valves)

Qualification & Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate
  • 3+ years of professional experience in a hands-on, technical position
  • 1+ year of experience reading and interpreting fluids schematics
  • 2+ years of experience as a pad technician, or a hands-on role within a launch pad environment
  • 1+ year of experience working on a launch pad and familiar with support systems including high pressure gas, cryogenics, hydraulics, and electrical systems

Job Details:

Company: SpaceX

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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